Scripps Networks UK & EMEA has significantly extended the reach of Travel Channel in Austria by launching the pay-TV service on the network of UPC Austria, the country’s largest cable operator.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria has acquired 8,100 new internet customers in Q3 2014.
US media company Liberty Global has created the new position of chief customer officer (CCO) at its cable subsidiaries in Austria and Switzerland, UPC Austria and UPC Cablecom, which have been operating under joint leadership since August, 2014.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria will introduce OTT service Horizon Go on November 10, 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW considers countering Netflix through a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) offering resembling the MyPrime service recently launched by its Swiss sister company UPC Cablecom.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria has expanded its video-on-demand (VOD) service by sports programmes from German pay-TV channels Sport1+ und Sport1 US.
Mathias Brandauer, previously director legal B2C, has become the new head of the legal department of UPC Austria as of June 1.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria will take 11 new HD channels on board its line-up on 20 May, 2014.
The German version of movie and series channel Universal Channel will expand into neighbouring Austria and Switzerland.
Universal Networks International Germany will extend the reach of its pay-TV channel Universal Channel in Germany and roll out the service to Austria and Switzerland.