UPC Austria has started to distribute 49 channels in its basic tier without encryption, including two HD channels.
Strong, which supplies digital TV reception equipment in Europe, has signed an agreement with TCL to distribute a full range of Thomson branded TVs through retail in Austria.
Eutelsat Germany has appointed Hans Peter Schmitt as Area Manager DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland).
The Austrian public broadcaster’s ORF 3 Kultur und Information is now available in Southern Tyrol via the DVB-T network of RAS (Rundfunkanstalt Südtirol).
Austrian broadcast facilities company ORS has said it will bring three new DTT channels on air on November 15.
ORF has added its TVthek catch-up TV service to the UPC cable network in Austria.
The number of VOD videostreams enjoyed by UPC Austria customers increased by 390,000 in the first six months of 2012.
Sky Austria is adding ten new HD channels to its line-up following an agreement with the DTH platform AustriaSat.