UnitymediaKabelBW said it is working together with Sky Deutschland to solve the problems with the Horizon set-top box.
Liberty Global might take its Horizon product beyond just TV.
The deal that brings Netflix to Virgin subscribers in the UK was signed before Liberty Global took over the British cabler.
UPC Ireland has officially launched the Horizon TV receiver, offering a bundle that includes HD channels as standard, recording for up to four channels simultaneously and 100 Mbps broadband for €50 per month.
UPC cablecom has announced “numerous improvements” to its Horizon entertainment platform.
Liberty Global is preparing to take its Horizon platform into the cloud following a successful demo in London.
Liberty Global said that there are now 270,000 Horizon boxes in use in The Netherlands and Switzerland. Introduction in Germany and the Irish Republic is scheduled to happen in the next few months.
Dutch cable operator UPC has postponed the planned firmware update for the Horizon set-top.
Some markets in Central and Eastern Europe are unlikely to see Liberty Global’s Horizon TV product before 2016 at the earliest.
Digital TV customers of UPC Netherlands will be able to choose their mediabox and will not be forced to take a Horizon STB.