German transmitter network operator Media Broadcast has confirmed that it will launch a DTH satellite version of its DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV on Astra (19.2° East).
The Czech Republic’s Digital Broadcasting has added two more channels to its DVB-T2 transition multiplex PS13.
The Dutch public broadcaster NPO will also change to DVB-T2/HEVC for its free-to-air DTT transmissions.
Eurosport 1 HD will be available unencrypted and free-of-charge to DTT households across Germany on the commercial broadcaster platform Freenet TV during the Olympic Winter Games from February 9-25, 2018.
The Polish national transmission company Emitel has taken legal action against WP and Nowa TV, two of the channels it distributes on the multiplex MUX-8.
In the night from April 24 to 25, 2018, the deployment of the new DTT standard DVB-T2/HEVC throughout Germany will enter the third stage.
The Ukrainian regulator National Council has granted regional and local broadcasting licences for the country’s fifth multiplex (MX-5).
German broadcast technology institute IRT wants to examine through a research project to what extend the new mobile network standard 5G is suitable for the large-scale transmission of TV channels.
Sweden’s Com Hem saw continued growth in digital TV RGUs and TiVo customers in Q4 2017.
The Czech national transmission company CRa now reaches 97.6% of households in the country with its transitional DVB-T2 network.