WarnerMedia has announced that a cheaper ad-supported tier of HBO Max will launch in June at US$9.99 per month.
Digital TV Europe announces free webinar on hybrid multi-cloud models
Digital TV Europe has partnered with Verimatrix and Omdia to offer a free webinar on the topic of emerging hybrid multi-cloud models on May 27 at 3pm BST.
Apple brings App Store to 20 new countries
n an announcement on Monday, the Mac maker said that the App Store – which allows users to download third party applications to their iPhones, iPads and Apple TV set top boxes – is now available in 175 countries and regions.
Serbia Broadband calls for 5G auction
The request, which was also forwarded to Serbia’s Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, was accompanied by an SBB study carried out with international experts that indicated awarding 5G spectrum would provide significant benefits to consumers by stimulating competition and innovation.
Serbia Broadband expands giga network
As a result, SBB customers in the city can now access digital TV services on up to three TV sets for no additional cost, more HD channels and internet at up to 1 Gbps.
Discovery expands in Greece
Discovery, TLC and Eurosport are being made available in Greece by Wind Hellas. Discovery, TLC and Eurosport are being made available in Greece by Wind Hellas. Starting this month, the new Discovery portfolio will be offered in Wind Vision’s basic subscription, available to Family & Full Pack subscribers. Commenting on the development, Kenechi Belusevic, senior...
Major boost for Ukrainian OTT service
Following the regulator National Council’s decision to add the channels to the list of those allowed to be distributed in the country, Oll.TV customers can now watch A Premier, A Classic and A First International around-the-clock and in HD.
SVOD subscriptions to hit 1.5bn
The total number of SVOD subscriptions in 138 countries is set to increase by 65% between 2020 and 2026. According to the latest report by Digital TV Research, the peak figure was 2020, when 201 million subscriptions were added. It will cross the 1 billion mark this year and reach 1,495 million by 2026.
YouTube Kids launches in 11 new countries
Google’s YouTube has continued the expansion of its YouTube Kids service, launching it in 11 new countries. YouTube Kids is a heavily moderated version of the ubiquitous video platform and was designed to give children a safe environment to enjoy entertaining and informative video content online.
Marc Dorcel outlines Playboy strategy
Marc Dorcel group has provided an insight into the strategy it is adopting for Playboy TV Europe, which it recently began to programme and distribute. In a wide-ranging presentation at Webit’s Digital Entertainment and Media Summit in Sofia, Gregory Dorcel, CEO Marc Dorcel, said that thematic channels currently face a challenging situation. The market is...
Playboy TV strengthens European presence
Seeking to expand and develop its presence in Europe, Playboy TV has enlisted media company Marc Dorcel to manage, from May 1st 2018, its television business including linear channel programming, exclusive distribution and management of the VoD content offering. The agreement will cover Europe (except UK, Spain and Portugal), Africa and Middle East. “As Playboy...