A consortium of providers including Viaccess-Orca, Harmonic and VideoStitch are working with Sky Italia to test a virtual reality experience based around a basketball match.
Sky will launch its Sky Q home gateway during 2017, chief executive Andrea Zappia has confirmed.
An initial 50 TV series will be available when Sky Italia launches Sky Box Sets on March 1.
STORY UPDATED. Sky will relocate the playout and uplink of Sky Deutschland from SES Platform Services, a subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, in Munich to Sky Italia’s teleport in Milan.
The Italian Tax Police performed a raid in different Italian cities to fight a card-sharing network offering Sky Italia and Mediaset Premium packages, reports the AAPA.
The war for new pay-TV subscribers between TIM, Sky Italia and Mediaset is intensifying with Mediaset now offering its premium bouquet for EUR1 a month.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has expanded its footprint to Italian region South Tyrol.
Sky Italia has agreed to buy the free-to-air channel MTV Italia from Viacom International Media Networks.
Silvio Berlusconi’s broadcast group Mediaset will ask satellite DTH platform Sky Italia to pay retransmission fees to carry its free-to-view channels on its receivers.
Sky Italia and Silvio Berlusconi’s Mediaset are in exploratory talks to establish a joint pay TV venture, according to Corriere della Sera.