Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has gained 52,000 new customers for its IPTV platform Swisscom TV in Q1 2014, corresponding with a growth by 22.3% within 12 months to a total of 1.05 million customers (March 31, 2013: 860,000 customers).
Deutsche Telekom will commence carriage of men’s channel DMAX HD on its IPTV platform Entertain on May 2, 2014, a spokesman of Germany’s national telco told Broadband TV News.
Vodafone Deutschland has added 19 new Sky HD channels and 17 new optional Sky HD sports channels to its IPTV platform Vodafone TV.
Eutelsat visAvision, the operating company of German head-end in the sky KabelKiosk, will launch its new IPTV platform on May 20, 2014, at cable, satellite and broadband trade fair ANGA COM in Cologne.
Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has selected iWedia, a Swiss company specialised in integrated software solutions for television devices, to provide the software for its new Swisscom TV 2.0 Android IPTV set-top-box.
WISI Communications and Austrian IP.NETCOM have launched a new hybrid set-top box for the Multi Screen Content Management System (AiMS) combining HbbTV with classical IPTV.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) will organise an IPTV standards interop demo and showcase between July 20 and July 23, 2010 in Geneva, Switzerland.
During a press conference at the CeBIT in Hanover, Deutsche Telekom said it is targeting between 2.5 million to 3 million customers for its IPTV offer ‘T-Entertain’ by the end of 2011.