To celebrate World Television Day (as proclaimed by the United Nations, no less, in response to an initiative by the television trade bodies ACT, EBU and EGTA) Europ
The Norwegian public broadcaster NRK has illuminated just how important the tablet has become as a multiscreen device for children.
Ofcom has announced a decision to make the 700MHz frequency band, currently used for DTT and wireless microphones, available for mobile broadband services by 2022 - or possibly two years earlier.
“The next frontier for television is the wall, for sure,” Patrice Slupowski, VP Digital Innovation at Orange France Telecom, declared today at OTT TV World Summit.
Swisscom has introduced an entry-level offer for digital TV that includes a number of advanced services, including 40 channels in HD, multiscreen TV viewing and a li
Sky Italia has selected ContentWise to power personalized recommendations for Sky Online, its recently launched online multiscreen video service covering movies, spo
ADB has announced a “light version” of its GraphyneTV Pay TV software, which gives service providers a complete multi-screen client software solution for the deliver
ZAP, a television service provider in sub-Saharan Africa, has chosen the APEX3000 Universal Edge QAM from ARRIS Group, Inc.
Sky Italia has selected Turn as its data management platform (DMP) to deliver more personalised advertising experiences to customers and meet a range of digital mark
Launching tomorrow, DIRECTV will begin offering a variety of new releases, popular films and nature documentaries in 4K.
BSkyB, now being renamed Sky, has completed the acquisition of Sky Italia and a majority interest in Sky Deutschland, creating what it claims is Europe’s leading
The correlation between Pay TV homes and those subscribing to online subscription VOD (SVOD) services is confirmed again by Decipher, the UK research and consulting firm, after the latest figures f
Electronic Sell Through (EST) is now available in the UK through Sky’s Buy & Keep service and BT TV Purchase (from the telco and IPTV provider BT), and research
Harmonic has made what its describes as significant investments in the video transcoding service Encoding.com and VJU, one of the first companies to provide cloud-en
Worldwide Ultra HD (UHD) capable set-top box shipments will reach 48 million by 2020, while the market for HEVC set-top boxes will hit 88 million units a year by the
New figures have shown how the increasing popularity of TV connected devices such as Now TV is leading to more viewers choosin
A study carried out for a terrestrial broadcasting consortium which includes Abertis, Arqiva, the BBC, Broadcast Networks Europe, the EBU and TDF has concluded that
According to Indian press reports, Indian public broadcaster Doordarshan will next year target mobile phones using T2-Lite technology, initially in Mumbai and Delhi.
In what is thought to be a world first, customers of the UK incumbent telco BT will be able to pay for Netflix through their usual broadband/TV bill from the operator.
Canal Digital Kabel-tv has added CMore Film into its T-We Archive.
Kantar Media, a world leader in audience measurement, is acquiring Civolution’s audio watermarking unit in order to strengthen its audience measurement technologies and pursue new opportunities aro
US-based multi-platform services provider Vubiquity has emerged as the company powering Irish telco eircom’s eVision on Demand service.
Digital TV Research is forecasting that subscriber numbers will fall for 40 of the 103 European Pay TV operators studied for its ‘European Pay TV Operator Forecasts’, which covers the period 2010 t
New data about take-up of the HbbTV standard released at the annual HbbTV Association Symposium in Paris reveal that there are now around 15m HbbTV devices in the Ge
The research and consulting firm Analysys Mason has been analysing the forthcoming television service from UK mobile operator EE and views it as a retention strategy