Vodafone says its agreement with Liberty Global in Germany and Central Europe has enabled it to become Germany’s ‘Converged Gigabit Challenger’ with 55.2 million SIM connections and 13.5 million TV subscribers.
Vodafone España has launched Átika, a smart speaker that integrates TV voice control functionalities, premium sound quality and Amazon Alexa.
The open HbbTV standard is the leading TV app platform on TV sets in German households, followed by Samsung Tizen and Amazon Fire TV.
Vodafone plans to build its own fixed internet network in Ukraine.
Vodafone has begun to show selected movies in 4K on its TV service in the Czech Republic.
Vodafone is reported to have taken the first steps to acquiring the Spanish telco MásMóvil.
Vodafone had revenues of €189.7 million in Romania in the quarter ending June 30.
Spain was the star performer in an otherwise challenging last quarter for Vodafone’s TV business.
Discovery and Vodafone have announced a strategic agreement to incorporate Eurosport Player to Vodafone TV in Spain.
French video tech content enabler Alchimie will be able to offer ORF-Enterprise’s extensive catalogue of German-language premium factual programming on its themed video-on-demand (VOD) channels.