Negotiations between Dutch cabler VodafoneZiggo and Disney, owner of the Dutch live football channels Fox Sports/Eredivisie Live, have reached deadlock, because a new carriage agreement would amount to a 300% increase in costs to the operator.
The Dutch broadband market is on track for nearly 5% growth in revenues in 2019, according to research by Telecompaper.
Ziggo Sport, VodafoneZiggo’s sports centric YouTube channel, has signed on with ODMedia Group.
KPN is adding Amazon Prime Video to its Interactive TV menu, making KPN IPTV the first television platform in the Netherlands integrating the service.
Dutch viewers say that they are willing to buy one to three video streaming services, according to a survey carried out by news website nu.nl.
Dutch cabler Ziggo has launched the VOD service Museum TV as an app on its set-top box.
In surprise move Dutch cable operator Ziggo and IPTV provider KPN have started carrying US-based hiphop channel Revolt TV.
Dutch telco KPN has launched a new smart TV app for LG TVs, following a similar app for Samsung TVs last April.
Police raided commercial and residential properties in the Netherlands, France, and Germany Wednesday as part of a copyright-violation investigation of Share-Online.biz, the largest file hosting site operated in Germany.
Netflix had 3.17 million customers in the Netherlands at the end of the third quarter of 2019, according to research by Telecompaper.