BT is said to have lost the broadcast rights to NBA Basketball and UFC after the telco chose to take no further part in the bidding process.
Virgin Media has reached a new multi-year agreement with VT for the continued carriage of BT Sport.
Amazon has emerged as the mystery bidder that has picked up 20 unsold Premier League matches left on the table following the auction process earlier this year.
BT has staged a live broadcast trial of High Definition High Dynamic Range (HD HDR) on a mobile.
Sky and BT have between them been awarded five of the seven packages in the Premier League UK TV rights round for 2019/20-2021/22 at a total bidding price of £4.464 billion.
BT says that all of its BT Sports customers are now on a paid sport tariff, illustrating its commitment to monetising its investment to sport.
Channel 4 has announced the launch of a digital ad sales house, signalling its intention to offer third-party digital content publishers a full ad sales service.
Sky will now be able to sell the BT Sports channels directly to its customers as part of a deal that gives BT TV customers access to NOW TV.
Eight Premier League matches will be played in a new Saturday 19.45 kick-off time from the 2019-20 season.
A leading analyst has described BT’s TV additions as “disappointing” after the telco added just 7,000 new subscribers in the quarter that includes the start of the football season.