The SVOD service BFI Player Classics has been launched on The Roku Channel in the US.
José Miguel Garcia, Zegona’s proprietary director on the board of Spain’s Euskaltel, has been appointed Euskaltel’s CEO in place of Francisco Arteche.
Ad-supported, free streaming platform Pluto TV has acquired a programme package from ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of German public broadcaster ZDF, and uses the content to offer two channels: Kultkrimi and Telenovela ZDF.
Viewers around the world will receive a month of programming in celebration of Asteroid Day, the official United Nations day of education and awareness about asteroids, thanks to a partnership between SES and BCE.
In an aim to combat global players like Google, Facebook and Amazon, Germany’s two major commercial TV broadcasters Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland and ProSiebenSat.1 have entered into a 50/50 partnership for addressable TV and online video advertising.
The Polish cable operator Inea has signed a letter of intent with T-Mobile Polska.
Telefónica’s Movistar has launched a new OTT service named Movistar+ Lite.
Video security solutions provider Verimatrix and IPTV technology company Ocilion have gained two large Austrian network operators as their latest customers.
M7 has rolled out an Ultra HD (UHD) package for cable and IPTV network operators in German-speaking Europe featuring Insight UHD, Love Nature 4K and Fashion One 4K.
Over a third (36%) of Polish internet users watch VOD content online on a daily basis, according to the findings of VideoTrack 4, the latest study produced by the agency Wavemaker.