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.
BT is bringing together its consumer and EE mobile businesses under EE boss Marc Allera.
BT has announced plans to trial a software-defined network (SDN) architecture as part of a next generation broadcast network.
BT Sport gained 11,000 new TV customers in the quarter ending March 31.
BT Sport plans to again show the UEFA Champions League and Europa League finals live on social media and is looking for the right partner, according to John Petter, CEO, BT Consumer.
BT has extended its UEFA rights contract for the Champions League and Europa League in a deal worth £394 million a year.
BT and Nokia are to run a joint study into whether 5G would be capable of supporting future Virtual Reality services.
India’s entertainment network Viacom18 has launched its flagship Hindi general entertainment channel, Colors, to Sky TV subscribers in UK in HD. The SD version has been available for seven years
If there’s one thing that links together the financial results of Sky and BT and that’s the pull on costs from the FA Premier League contract.
BT Sport will show its first live football match in Ultra HD and Dolby Atmos sound on January 31, 2017.