European culture channel ARTE has added an offline mode to its smartphone/tablet app.
The Sky Kids app, which has been available on tablets for two years, can now also be used on smartphones in Germany.
German IPTV platform waipu.tv can now also be used through a browser on the PC or laptop.
French content protection provider Viaccess-Orca has deployed its VO Player to net+, enabling the Swiss platform operator to launch a new OTT multiscreen service.
Around 40 worldwide pay-TV operators have deployed Android STBs for the third quarter of 2017, according to Dataxis research.
US media company AMC Networks has commenced offering Shudder, its subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service for horror and thriller fans, outside Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.
The Russian telco Rostelecom has announced a tender for the supply of 1 million Android set-top boxes.
Airties Wireless Networks has unveiled an Android TV(TM) edition of the Air 7415, a 4K IP STB, to address the growing demand for the Android platform from TV operators.
Google has rolled out the children’s and family version of its video portal YouTube in Germany and Austria.
NetRange, a German provider of smart TV solutions, will equip the devices of TV set manufacturer Express Luck Europe Electric as exclusive provider.