Austrian cable operator UPC Austria has commenced offering its customers the possibility to use mobile TV app Horizon Go outside the reach of their Wi-Fi home network.
Dutch cable operator Ziggo is adding the Replay TV function to its Horizon Go app, allowing viewers to restart a programme after it began.
UPC Romania has added 15 channels to its Horizon Go offer, bringing the total to 70.
Germany’s second-largest cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has gained 71,000 new customers for its multimedia platform Horizon in Q4 2014 – a new record.
German children’s channel RiC TV will become available on the cable network of Unitymedia Kabel BW on February 13, 2015.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria will introduce OTT service Horizon Go on November 10, 2014.
Unitymedia Kabel BW, the German subsidiary of US media company Liberty Global, will deploy multimedia box Horizon to its cable customers in federal state Baden-Württemberg from November 3, 2014.
Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom has launched a new video-on-demand (VOD) service to counter US streaming provider Netflix that will enter Switzerland later this month.
Almost one out of three German TV viewers (31%) uses video-on-demand (VOD) services, for example the catch-up TV portals operated by TV broadcasters.
German commercial TV group ProSiebenSat.1 and cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW have expanded their cable carriage agreement.