The open HbbTV standard is the leading TV app platform on TV sets in German households, followed by Samsung Tizen and Amazon Fire TV.
Sky’s UK business added new customers in the third quarter as part of mixed results for Comcast’s European business.
Liverpool will be the destination for the first Sky retail store to open in the UK.
Spin-off series from hit film franchises such as How to Train Your Dragon, Trolls and Madagascar will be seen on Sky following a new partnership between Sky and NBCUniversal Global.
The UK’s House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee is to speak to Netflix tomorrow as part of its inquiry into the future of public service broadcasting.
The premium offer from TV streaming provider Zattoo is now also available on the new Sky TV stick from Sky Switzerland.
Comcast’s streaming service Peacock, which launched nationwide earlier this month, has attracted 10M sign-ups to date.
Sky, which launched in 2017 in Spain in order to compete with HBO and Netflix, will cease its OTT service in the Spanish territory as of September 1.
Sky has partnered with TVSquared to help advertisers directly track linear, on demand and addressable TV campaigns to online visits and performance.
Sky Studios CEO Gary Davey has revealed an initial nervousness over allowing Netflix onto Sky Q.