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HBO online for TeliaSonera

HBO online for TeliaSonera

TeliaSonera and HBO Nordic have signed an agreement enabling TeliaSonera’s TV customers to see a number of the acclaimed TV series the day after the US premiere of each episode.…

KnowHow Movies extends platform availability

KnowHow Movies, the digital entertainment service from Dixons Retail, owner of UK and Ireland retailers Currys and PC World, is now available on a range of new platforms and devices,…

Netflix defends UK ‘over spend’

Netflix defends UK ‘over spend’

The chief content officer of Netflix has defended it from accusations that it is paying uneconomically high rates as part of a land grab in the UK VoD market. Ted…

NOW TV lands on Xbox

NOW TV, powered by Sky, is now available on Xbox. The instant-access movies service – which recently launched across PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, selected Android smartphones and YouView – offers…

Netflix UK hits 1m subs

Netflix UK hits 1m subs

Netflix, the Internet subscription service for TV series and films, has hit the one million member milestone in the UK and Ireland within seven months, faster than in any other…

Netflix to challenge BSkyB for movie rights

Reed Hastings, Netflix’s founder and CEO, says he will “invest heavily” in film rights in the UK as a direct challenge to BSkyB’s dominance. “We will be really aggressive in…

FilmFlex passes 75m movie buys

FilmFlex passes 75m movie buys

FilmFlex Movies has appointed Jonathan Steel to the role of Chief Technical Officer, Nazneen Hassam as Chief Alliance Officer and Hayden Punter as Finance Director as the company eclipses 75…

Netflix ‘Just for Kids’ on Xbox 360

Netflix has confirmed the availability of ‘Just for Kids’ on Xbox 360, further expanding the availability of the section popular with kids and their parents. Netflix ‘Just for Kids’ makes…

DirecTV Brazil adds HBO Go

DirecTV Brazil adds HBO Go

DirecTV’s Brazilian ‘Sky’ DTH service is adding HBOs ‘Go’ broadband service in August. The service will be free to DirecTV subscribers provided they are taking HBO’s Max premium channels. HBO…

Netflix Q2 profits plummet

Netflix Q2 earnings plummeted 91 per cent as the online movie rental company posted higher subscription costs, though subscriber rolls kept improving. The company, which provides streaming movies over the…