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 increased its number of internet and telephony customers in Q2 2014, but faced a decrease in classic cable TV subscriptions.
Liberty Global’s Horizon TV ended the second quarter with 645,000 subscribers in the four countries it was present in.
Germany’s second-largest cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has won 82,000 new internet customers and 42,000 new telephony customers in Q2 2014.
Poland will be the next country in Liberty Global’s European operations to launch Horizon.
Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom has recorded growing interest in its triple play services TV, internet and telephony in Q1 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW reports growing demand for its multimedia box horizon in Q1 2014 with more than 40,000 new customers having opted for the device which acts as the central hub for providing the household with media content.
UPC Nederland has launched the Android version of its Horizon TV app.
Liberty Global is preparing to launch a second iteration of its Horizon platform.
UPC Ireland is launching a smart phone app that allows customers to make calls at the same rate as their UPC Home Phone call pack.