UPC Nederland will start distributing HBO Nederland on its network from Tuesday, December 11 in both SD and HD quality.
Dutch cable operator UPC is now distributing all digital channels using QAM256, according to Digitalekabeltelevisie.nl.
UPC Netherlands has launched its first social TV application: TV Buzz. The web application has been built for PC and tablets, but can also be used on any smartphone.
UPC Nederland is adding the HD channels 24kitchen HD, ESPN America HD, MTV HD, Comedy Central/Kindernet HD and Shorts HD to its offer on April 23, bringing the total number in the format to 32.
UPC Nederland is adding catch-up TV services from Belgian Dutch language public broadcaster VRT and from BBC Entertainment.
UPC Nederland reached the milestone of 1 million digital TV customers at the end of 2011.
UPC Nederland will add the new Dutch music channels Slam!TV, BravaNL and TV 538 to its extended digital tier on Monday, July 4. Also set to launch on that day is TLC, with more channels being added in September
UPC Nederland will introduce a new version of its VOD portal featuring more graphic elements including cover art.
Both Panasonic and Samsung have announced a list of their models that have received CI Plus certification from the Dutch cabler UPC. The operator launches its stand-alone CI Plus module for The Netherlands on April 26.
UPC Nederland has confirmed the launch of CI Plus in the country and set April 26 as the launch date. The news from the operator follows a premature announcement from Sony that UPC certified their 2010 and 2011 Bravia TV sets.