Viacom International Media Networks has renamed its children’s channel Nickelodeon into the short form Nick again in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC has extended its HD line-up.
Nick at Nite debuted in the UK Monday as a new programming block for 11 to 15 year olds.
Nickelodeon has announced the appointment of Charly Valentine as senior director of live production and development for Nickelodeon International.
Nickelodeon and OSN are launching the Nickelodeon Play app in the MENA region.
Viacom (VIMN) is launching Spike in the Netherlands on October 1.
Viacom’s Nickelodeon has announced it will launch a streaming OTT service in the US this March. In France, TF1 will launch a OTT S-VOD portal for kids called TFou Max.
Internet TV platform Zattoo has increased its HD lineup in Germany.
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) France is set to launch Nickelodeon 4Teen, a new channel dedicated to Nickelodeon programming targeted at kids 7 to 14 years old.
Commercial broadcasters Eurosport, Nickelodeon/Nicknight, Tele 5 and Disney Channel will remain available via DTT in the Hannover/Braunschweig region in German federal state Lower Saxony.