Vodafone Spain has announced plans for a change in the network architecture of its Ono cable network and the deployment of DOCSIS 3.1.
Richard Alden, the former CEO of Spanish cablenet ONO, has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a woman in Nairobi.
Although the total number of pay-TV subscribers in Spain in Q2 was barely changed on the previous quarter, IPTV and cable gained, and DTH lost, customers.
TiVo will be expanded in Spain and its platform upgraded following Ono’s acquisition by Vodafone.
French international news channel France 24 has launched a new app on TiVo set-top boxes.
The European Commission has approved the €7.2 billion acquisition of the Spanish cable operator Ono by Vodafone.
Spain’s Ono and its new owner Vodafone are likely to launch an integrated offer in early September.
TiVo is proving increasingly popular with Ono’s customers, with 407,000 already opting for the service as of late May.
Spanish cablenet Ono has provided new owners Vodafone with an early fillip. The company has increased revenues by 2.8% to €4210 million and added 33,000 new customers in the first quarter.
The shareholders of Spain’s leading cable operator Ono have today (March 17) agreed to sell all of the shares in the company to Vodafone Group.