Vestel has launched the first TVs which allow consumers to access premium pay TV services directly through their TVs without the need for a separate set-top box, CI CAM or any other external device.
US research firm Nielsen reports that as of May 2018, more than 14% of all US TV households (or 16 million homes) have “over-the-air” (OTA) TV status, and that number is on the rise.
Intelsat announced that its CFO, Jacques Kerrest, plans to retire.
Henning Nieslony will join the management team of RTL interactive, the digital media subsidiary of German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, on February 1, 2019.
The usage figures for the Dutch online OTT platform NLZiet show that online viewing time on a regular TV screen increased by 30% in 2018.
Austrian DTH satellite platform HD Austria offers its customers four new channels: BonGusto, Heimatkanal, Playboy TV and Romance TV.
German cable operator Unitymedia will perform several changes to its TV and radio line-up including a controversial move on January 22, 2019.
Dutch music broadcaster XITE has terminated the distribution of its German channel on Unitymedia’s cable network.
Post Luxembourg has added several channels from Discovery to the pay-TV service Entertain Me on its IPTV platform PostTV.
Cosmos Telekom has become the first cable operator in Belarus to offer its subscribers Ultra HD content.