RTÉ’s board has welcomed the Irish government’s approval of the re-appointment of Noel Curran as the broadcaster’s DG for four years.
Planet Knowledge VOD Service, containing a variety of factual content, has launched on Samsung smart TVs, tablets and smartphones in the UK and Ireland.
eVision, eircom’s IPTV service, has added 19 new channels at no extra charge.
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.
WATCH VIDEO. YouTube is available now on the Roku 3 player in the US Canada, UK and the Republic of Ireland.
Samsung looks to have won the battle to become the dominant proprietary smart TV platform, with a UK 2013 market share expected to exceed 51%.
Eurosport is one of the launch partners for the new Xbox One console which will be available in Europe from November 22.
UPC Ireland has launched a new budget product to counter eircom’s eVision TV product.
Former incumbent eircom is launching its fibre IPTV service positioning eVision TV as a low-cost alternative to Sky and UPC.
Euronews has renewed its agreement with Sky for the UK and Ireland until 2016.