KPN leads decline in Dutch TV subscribers in Q2 as Ziggo slows losses, according to the quarterly Dutch TV Market report from Telecompaper.
Dutch IPTV operator KPN is introducing safe viewing environment on the iTV app specially created for children from 0 to 6 years old.
Netflix’s subscriber growth is finally slowing in the Netherlands, where it has been available for six years and is already received in two out of five households.
For the first time, Dutch incumbent KPN sees the number of its IPTV customers decline with 7k, the number of broadband hones was down 24k.
KPN and NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) are launching DreamWorks, a 24-hour HD channel for children, in the Netherlands.
The Dutch OTT service from the public broadcasters NPO Start is now available for Android TV.
Following several months of beta-testing, Dutch cabler VodafoneZiggo has now launched the new cloud-based Mediabox Next, and is dropping the ‘old’ Horizon set-top box, which is called Mediabox XL in the Netherlands.
Dutch Just Media Group has launched just4kids.tv, a streaming OTT service for children.
ShortsTV has launched its linear TV channel on both T-Mobile and Caiway in the Netherlands, further extending its distribution in the country.
Italy’s Mediaset and Mediaset España Comunicación have proposed their respective shareholders to create a new parent company by means of a cross-border merger of Mediaset and Mediaset España with and into Mediaset Investment N.V. (DutchCo), a wholly-owned direct subsidiary of Mediaset incorporated in the Netherlands.