Technical services provider MX1 has expanded its partnership with ProSiebenSat.1 Produktion following the conclusion of a new framework agreement.
The Government’s White Paper on Brexit offers little clarity for the UK’s £1 billion international broadcasting sector, according to the Commercial Broadcasters Association (COBA).
The new R&S PKU amplifier from German technology group Rohde & Schwarz was used for the uplink signal transmission during the first broadcast of an 8K TV signal by Astra satellite operator SES.
Nicer Dicer TV, a new shopping channel for the German-speaking market, has launched on Astra (19.2 East).
Eutelsat Communications has said it does not intend to make a bid for mobile satellite communications operator Inmarsat.
Eutelsat’s navigation app Sat.tv has won the European Digital Forum 2018 award at the 15th European Digital Forum in Lucca, Italy.
German public broadcaster ZDF will show selected Ultra HD (UHD) programmes on Eutelsat’s UHD showcase channel 4K1 on Hotbird (13° East) during trade fair ANGA COM 2018.
With 2.05 million households, DTH satellite reception remains the most widely used TV reception method in Austria.
M7 Group has integrated its M7 smart TV app into Samsung Smart TVs built from 2016 onwards.
The industry may only now be rolling out 4K broadcasts in time for the World Cup, but attendees of the annual SES Industry Days conference will see a demonstration of 8K picture quality.