French IPTV provider SFR has introduced remote PVR scheduling via smartphones and tablets. Customers can download the free SFR TV app in the Android and Apple stores.
UKTV is to launch bespoke VOD services for its three free-to-air channels. The curated services for Dave, Yesterday and Really will provide a mix of popular catch-up and archive material that will be able to be viewed through the channel websites.
High TV 3D is now debuting in Germany thanks to a carriage contract with Liberty Global’s Unitymedia in Cologne.
UKTV channels will be made available to BT Vision subscribers as part of a new streamed service.
Scripps Networks Interactive, the new owners of UKTV, reported a 10% rise in revenues during the 4th quarter.
Fast-growing UKTV channel Watch, now regarded as the company’s flagship channel, has unveiled its new on-air identity.
UKTV has just completed its highest performing year on record, according to audience research data from Barb, the broadcaster says.
Virgin Media is adding another seven channels to its bouquets, including five from the UKTV stable.
Scripps Networks Interactive has confirmed it has reached agreement to purchase Virgin Media’s 50% holding in UKTV, Britain’s second largest provider of multichannel television services.
Emma Tennant has been appointed as controller of UKTV, taking on responsibilities for the company’s portfolio of ten channels and multiplatform activities.