Telefonica has agreed to sell its 13% holding in Spanish satellite operator Hispasat to Eutelsat and Abertis.
Chello Multicanal’s Sol Música will launch its own channel on YouTube on December 17.
Telefónica Digital has chosen Ericsson to run the integration and implementation of its next-generation video platform in a multi-year, multi-country deal.
MTV has just launched a new real time second screen app to accompany the latest Jersey Shore incarnation, Gandia Shore in Spain.
Spain’s Telefónica has 760,000 pay-TV subscribers in its home market at the end of the third quarter, while its retail fixed broadband access total stood at 5.6 million.
Ono ended the third quarter with over 56,000 customers to its TiVo product.
Spain’s Prisa lost 50,785 DTH subscribers in the year to September 2012, due largely to the weak economic situation and an increase in VAT.
The take-up of broadband services has slowed in Spain, with cable being particularly hard hit.
MIPCOM 2012. Cannes. BRBPlay.com, Spanish-based BRB Internacional’s online multi-platform web portal, has launched a new premium channel.
Spanish public broadcaster RTVE has added HbbTV to the satellite signals of its international channels 24 Horas and TVE Internacional.