The gesture by Canal+ to broadcast its normally encrypted programmes free-to-air had led public broadcaster France Televisions to demand financial compensation.
The company behind the Freebox wants to put a stop to the French streaming platform Salto, before it’s even been launched.
Okoo, the new children’s on demand platform from French public broadcaster France Télévisions goes live on Monday.
The French Competition Authority (l’Autorité de la Concurrence) has given the go-ahead for the Salto joint-venture SVOD service.
TF1, France Télévisions and M6 groups have submitted their planned joint-venture streaming SVOD platform Salto to the Competition Authority.
France Télévisions is to launch a dedicated UKD 4K channel for the duration of Roland Garros 2019.
Roland Garros will again be the location for a series of new technology demonstrations by France Televisions.
France Télévisions will be the free-to-air Olympic broadcaster for the Olympic Winter Games in Beijing in 2022 and the Olympic Summer Games in Paris 2024 following an agreement with rights holder Discovery.
Delphine Ernotte, president of France Télévisions, reaffirmed her determination to launch the common SVOD platform with M6 and TF1, Salto.
FranceTV Publicité has tested with TDF and advertisers Sofinco and St Hubert, the substitution of a commercial with a targeted spot on HbbTV DTT households.