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iDTVs edging out STBs?

Stephen Froehlich, Senior Analyst, Consumer Electronics, noted that in Japan, iDTVs already displace about 1.7 million satellite set-top box shipments each year, having reduced that market from 2 million unit…

Viasat movie channel for Russia, CIS, Baltics

Butaca.tv launches

iDTVs edging out STBs?

Stephen Froehlich, Senior Analyst, Consumer Electronics, noted that in Japan, iDTVs already displace about 1.7 million satellite set-top box shipments each year, having reduced that market from 2 million unit…

Digital switch scheme criticised

The scheme has been criticised because Sky have an unfair advantage when it was handed the contract to be the digital switchover help scheme’s ';standard offer' for the ITV Border…

SES reports H1

Analysts said the figures, following 2007-2008 numbers from Eutelsat last week, confirmed that the market was solid. SES nevertheless lowered its forecast for 2008 revenue to between E1.568 and E1.598…

DISH Network Q2

Net income totalled $336 million for the quarter, compared with $224 million during the corresponding period in 2007. Basic earnings per share were $0.75 for the quarter, compared with basic…

News Corp to invest $100m in India TV

“I’m guessing the investments will be in the region of $100 million, and we will launch the channels within 12 months,” Murdoch told reporters. “All these channels will be under…

Croatia sets 2011 switchover deadline

The Croatian Government has set 2011 as the deadline for the complete switchover to digital terrestrial broadcasting, one year before the EU's 2012 deadline. The Government's Strategy for conversion from…

Ireland DTT next year

1000 homes and businesses in Louth and Dublin participated in the Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) pilot, which began in August 2006. Some eight out of 10 people who took part…

Skywalkers return

“It has proved very successful and is a particularly good way of trying out new offers, because you get the most direct kind of customer feedback,” Jeremy Darroch, chief executive…

ITV buys into Electric Farm

Telenet clocks 10m VOD hits

DISH Network HD upgrade

This new functionality is part of DISH Network’s expansion in high definition services, which includes the rollout of TurboHD, the industry’s first 100 per cent, all-HD suite of programming packages.…

Spain invests in DTT

The Spanish Administration has allocated E8.72 million to complete the digital migration of 32 transition projects from now until June 30, 2009 following the first analogue switch-off in the country,…

MTG acquires Nova TV

Nova Televisia Bulgaria was established in 1994 and owns 100 per cent of Nova, the second most watched TV channel in Bulga…