Sky wants to become less dependent on cable and satellite distribution and is now making its entire pay-TV offer available in Austria through the new streaming service Sky X.
Sony is in talks to sell its two Italian digital terrestrial channels Pop (kids) and Cine Sony.
RTL will acquire BrandDeli, the sales house for the Discovery, Fox and Viacom brand portfolio.
Latest analysis from Ampere suggests that post the media mega-mergers of Comcast/Sky and Disney/Fox, two in every 10 dollars spent on content worldwide will now be spent by these two entities.
TVPlayer has added Fox Channel in HD to its Premium and Premium+ packs.
TDC’s Danish YouSee platform is adding two more streaming services, from Nordisk Film and Fox.
The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of parts of Fox by Disney, but the decision is conditional on full compliance with commitments offered by Disney.
Comcast is to be the new owner of Sky after the US cablenet outbid 21st Century Fox in an auction for the broadcaster.
The UK’s Takeover Panel has confirmed an earlier ruling that the Walt Disney Company will have to offer at least £14 per share to secure Sky.
With just hours to go before the final regulatory deadline, 21st Century Fox has officially posted its offer document for Sky, maintaining its bid at £14 per share.