[WATCH VIDEO] Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC will introduce the new Ultra HD/4K-capable digital receiver UPC TV Box on October 4, 2018.
Liberty Global has unveiled its next-generation TV entertainment platform, Horizon 4, at the company’s annual Tech Summit in Amsterdam. The new STB features 4k, cloud PVR and voice control.
Orange has accused UPC of falsely claiming to be offering a 1Gbps FTTH service in Poland.
UPC subscribers in in the eastern part of Slovakia were unable to receive TV, internet and telephony services late last week.
Severina Pascu, currently COO of UPC Switzerland, will succeed Eric Tveter as CEO from September 1.
The European Commission has cleared the acquisition of Dutch cable operator Ziggo by Liberty Global subject to conditions, after Liberty Global offered concessions.
The long-expected plan by Vodafone to buy Liberty Global’s cable assets in Germany and parts of Eastern Europe is said to be in the final stages.
Liberty Global is in talks with Sunrise Communications Group about a potential partnership to combine and expand their businesses in Switzerland, reports Bloomberg with reference to people having knowledge of the matter.
The uncertainty surrounding its proposed sale to UPC is starting to impact on the Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska.
UPC’s internet services are now used by over 500,000 households in the Czech Republic, with the operator having gained 23,600 new customers in the past year.