Following the press conference on the joint venture between Canal+ and Orange to create premium movie channels, Orange CEO Stéphane Richard said that a decision on the future of Orange Sport will be taken soon.
French pay-TV provider Canal+ is offering parts of its programming free of charge to subscribers of the Orange TV and BBox IPTV platforms until December 1. The operator has also introduced prepaid cards for IPTV viewers.
Orange has significantly improved the channel line-up of its FiberTV service in Slovakia.
Orange added 34% to its installed base of digital TV customers in the year to June 30, 2010. France Telecom’s satellite and IPTV delivered service added more than 900,000 new customers to reach 3,579,000 new customers across the group.
The French telecoms operator Orange is in talks with Canal+ about the future of its premium TV channels, according to local reports.
French IPTV provider Orange, part of France Telecom, can keep its Orange Sport and Orange Cinema Series channels exclusively on its IPTV platform, following a verdict by the Court of Cassation (La Cour de cassation).
Orange has filed a complaint with the French competition authority (Autorité de la concurrence ) about the exclusive distribution deal between CanalSat and TF1.
France Telecom’s new CEO Stephane Richard has unveiled a new five-year action plan, called Conquêtes 2015 (conquests 2015), in which the Group will turn to its core business, networks, and will reduce its involvement in the television content business.
Mobile operators O2, Orange and Vodafone are banding together for a trial of a new mobile broadcast system designed to bring greater efficiency to the delivery of data intensive services such as mobile TV. Integrated Mobile Broadcast (IMB) is a standardised 3GPP technology that recently received the endorsement of the GSMA. The multi-operator pilot will […]
French IPTV provider Orange is expected to add the on-demand service MyTF1 to its Livebox service within the next few weeks, according to local press reports.