SVOD service Starzplay will launch on Virgin Media in the UK on November 29.
The UK was the star performer for Liberty Global in the third quarter, generating over 100,000 net subscriber additions, while the Belgian and Swiss markets remained challenging.
New research from Parks Associates finds 24% of UK broadband households that own a smart speaker with personal assistant would like to control their smart TV via this device, nearly twice as many as any other device.
Arqiva is to pull out of the playout business following a review of its satellite and media division.
A cross-party group of MPs and peers have written to the UK’s Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright calling on the government to protect public service broadcasters (PSBs) from the streaming services operated by the likes of Netflix, Amazon and Sky.
The first official 5G transmissions in the UK have gone live from the Vodafone site in Greater Manchester.
Ginx Esports TV says its terminated its contract with Virgin Media and will no longer be available as of October 22, 2018.
Sports streaming service Eleven Sports is challenging the ban on televising live football games on Saturday afternoons in the UK.
Apple is said to be discussing the possibility of offering its Apple TV box to customers of the BT-owned EE, according to a report in the Daily Telegraph.
Sky is stepping up its fight against illegal use of its live sports coverages in pubs across the UK and Ireland with two more sentences as a result.