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RaiWay eyes Persidera digital multiplexes

The transmission and broadcasting unit of Italian public broadcater RAI has confirmed its interest in the assets of DTT multiplex operator Persidera. During a conference call with analysts, RaiWay managing…

Singapore extends DSO deadline

Singapore households will now have one more year to switch to Digital TV (DTV). The cessation of analogue TV broadcast has been shifted from end-2017 to December 31st 2018 to…

D-BOOK 10 defines UK TV requirements

The DTG, the UK’s collaboration centre for innovation in digital media technology, has published its D-Book 10, the industry-determined, next-generation, universally-deployed specification which supports future interactive services and enables the…

Australia: More screens & choice diversifying viewing

Australia: More screens & choice diversifying viewing

The Q2 (April-June) 2017 Australian Video Viewing Report – from Regional TAM, OzTAM and Nielsen – reveals that people are continuing to take advantage of the nearly infinite choice in…

Portugal: Altice guarantees distribution of TVI

France’s Altice has rejected accusations that the acquisition of Media Capital, Portugal’s biggest media company will reduce competition and threaten the independence of the country’s media. Media Capital’s assets include…

IHS: Video processing market more competitive

IHS Markit says the increasing popularity of time- and place-shifted content viewing is disrupting the media management industry. Global media management revenue is forecast to grow at a 5.9 per…

3 options for Portuguese DTT expansion

3 options for Portuguese DTT expansion

Portugal’s Entidade Reguladora para a Comunicação Social (ERC) [Regulatory Entity for the Media] has submitted a study to the National Assembly, commissioned from Deloitte, outlaying the different options for the…

Ofcom: 700MHz clearance on track

UK comms regulator Ofcom has published a progress update on work to clear spectrum in the 700MHz band, to make it available for mobile broadband use. In November 2014, Ofcom…

Africa: Pay-TV market reaches 23.7m subs

Research from Dataxis sheds light on the steady expansion of the pay-TV market in Africa. Following data publication for the second quarter of 2017, the total number of pay-tv subscribers…

Italy: Alpha to launch on DTT

Italian media and publishing group De Agostini has unveiled its new TV channel that will be available nationwide from October 1st. Alpha is targeted mainly at a male audience (25-44…