Freesat added an additional 36,000 homes in the three months to December 2015, representing over half of the 61,000 new households that took the service during the year.
Freesat has promoted Jennifer Elworthy to become director of marketing and communications.
Humax has become the first supplier of the Freesat Freetime set-top boxes to add Netflix to the customer offer.
Freesat says it added another 6,000 homes in the three months to the end of September.
PBS America is joining Freesat from the end of this month, giving the platform’s users access to its line-up of documentaries and current affairs programming.
LG Electronics is to include the Freesat service on both new and existing satellite-enabled smart TVs.
Freesat has announced plans to offer a version of its TV Guide to international operators and manufacturers. The first client to use the system, branded ‘Metaphor’, is the Italian Tivùsat.
The Czech and Slovak DTH platform freeSAT is set to start using conditional access supplied by Conax.
The number of Freesat customers that have installed the connected TV service Freetime has increased by 200% over the last 12 months.
Humax has launched a new compact receiver for free-to-air satellite platform Freesat.