Weakness in Virgin Media is hurting Liberty Global, which lost 29,000 RGUs in the second quarter, as compared to a gain of 41,000 RGUs in the prior-year period. This was despite improved performances in the remaining CEE operations, as well as Switzerland and Telenet.
International music video service Xite is now available exclusively on Samsung Tizen Smart TVs sold from 2015 onwards in the UK and Ireland.
Eleven Sports is launching apps on Amazon Fire TV Stick and Android TVs in the UK and Ireland.
In case of a ‘no-deal-Brexit’ the BBC is set to lose the international distribution of its domestic channels in Ireland, The Netherlands and Belgium.
The BBC is in talks with Irish and Dutch authorities to obtain broadcast licences allowing it to continue broadcasting across the European Union in the event of a no-deal Brexit, reports Bloomberg,
Roku has added Amazon Prime Video on the Roku streaming platform in Ireland.
Eleven Sports plans to screen one match per week from La Liga and Serie A on its Facebook page in the UK and Ireland.
Scott Fenton will join Eleven Sports’s UK and Ireland team as Head of Marketing and Communications.
TV3 Group is to rebrand as Virgin Media Television from the end of August.
Global sports provider Eleven Sports has secured live and exclusive rights to all matches from LaLiga Santander in the UK and Ireland.