The first free, ad-supported streaming TV service specialising 100% in sports-themed content, is launching in the UK, with more territories to be added soon.
German technical services provider bmt has launched the HbbTV Rating Monitor.
Samsung Electronics has announced that Samsung TV Plus, Samsung’s free Smart TV video service, has now expanded to 12 countries and 742 channels worldwide, bringing access to over 60 million Samsung Smart TVs.
Dutch pay-TV operator Canal Digitaal, part of the M7 Group, has started offering Canal+ Series, a new VOD offer focusing on series produced in Europe.
In a pan-European tender German public broadcaster ZDF has awarded the budget for the further development of its catch-up TV service to TeraVolt.
Vizio has announced a set of changes to its organisational structure of SmartCast operating system and advertising business.
Further expanding its offering of free content for millions of Samsung TV users, Samsung today is adding ABC News Live to its roster of 10 news channels on Samsung TV Plus in the US.
Vevo is partnering with Foxxum to make its premium music video content catalogue available on over 20 million Foxxum-enabled devices.
The ARD Tagesschau app is now available on almost 2 million Android TVs in Germany, bringing the pubcaster’s newscasts to the big screen.
Cinewax has entered an agreement with the OTT platform Magine Pro for their Online African Film Festival OAFF.