Virgin Media O2 CEO Lutz Schüler says telcos now have the chance to be the platforms for TV, video and other home services, through mobile or broadband TV.
Iliad’s Polish subsidiary Play has secured funs totalling PLN5.5 billion (€1.2 billion) to partially fund the acquisition of Liberty Global’s UPC Polska.
German cable operator Tele Columbus has begun upgrading its network with DOCSIS 3.1 to enable 1Gbps internet access.
For the first time, all 15.5 million homes connected to the Virgin Media O2 network can access gigabit speeds.
Although terrestrial broadcasting still dominates TV viewing in the Czech Republic, IPTV is making steady gains.
Orange Belgium has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire the Walloon cable operator VOO.
WarnerMedia, in partnership with Vodafone Deutschland, will launch [adult swim] as a subscription-based video-on-demand (SVOD) service on the GigaTV platform in Germany on December 1, 2021.
German cable operator NetCologne and public broadcaster ZDF have settled their long-standing legal dispute over the payment of carriage fees for the cable distribution of ZDF channels.
German cable operators RFT kabel Brandenburg, wilhelm.tel and willy.tel are now offering their customers the TV channel Stingray iConcerts HD and the TV music package Stingray Music.
The Polish Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has brought charges against Vectra, the country’s leading cable operator.