Liberty Global has appointed Dana Strong as COO of Virgin Media and at the same time Magnus Ternsjö as MD of UPC Ireland.
Ireland’s eircom has been joined by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD to launch its national fibre broadband network.
Shopping direct from an interactive smart TV screen is about to boom in the UK, with 25% of people doing it by the end of 2014 and generating sales of nearly £750 million (€886.7 million).
CABLE CONGRESS 2013 – LONDON. Ireland has benefited to the tune of €54 billion in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) thanks to the rollout of infrastructure.
Sky’s new Irish base has been officially opened by Taoiseach Enda Kenny.
Christmas viewing of soaps from the UK and Ireland, such as EastEnders, Emmerdale and Fair City, have helped bolster UPC Ireland’s On Demand service.
Music video channel Vevo is now available on the connected TV platform Roku.
Ireland’s incumbent Eircom has released details of the locations for the country’s largest fibre network.
Ireland’s sale of spectrum largely drawn from the country’s recent analogue switch-off has secured €855 million for the Irish Exchequer.
Awareness of Ireland’s digital TV switchover has risen to 94,000, however only 50,000 of the 200,000 households reliant on digital TV have so far upgraded.