Canal Digital Norway has announced plans to allow consumers to purchase its broadband service without also subscribing to a television package.
Canal Digital has launched a dedicated app for the Apple TV, designed to make it easy for subscribers to find what they want to see from live sports through to catch up TV.
Subscriber numbers at Canal Digital continue to slide despite an increase in revenues.
Canal Digital lost a further 20,000 subscribers in a first quarter that saw the DTH operator in dispute with Discovery Channel over a new agreement.
Agreement has been reached in the carriage dispute that took Discovery, Eurosport and TV Norge off air in the Nordic region.
Canal Digital grew profits by another NOK 31 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, despite continued subscriber losses.
Canal Digital and Discovery Networks are not commenting on suggestions that the programmer has reduced its demands in the carriage dispute that has removed its channels from Nordic screens.
Telenor’s Norwegian cable interests are to merge with those of telecommunications business Telenor Norway from the New Year.
Teleste has reached agreement with Canal Digital Cable TV to deliver access network equipment for its network upgrade.
Norway’s consumer ombudsman has told the country’s two major cable companies that the practice of bundling broadband services with TV subscriptions is against the law.