Home » Archives by category » Broadcast (Page 6)

Report tips IFC-3 for success

These days, for any aircraft-based In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) broadband  system to be considered a success, the aircraft need to start flying again and carrying passengers. A report from Northern Sky…

Eutelsat reinvents FTA EPGs

Eutelsat reinvents FTA EPGs

The Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) has been around in one form or another on pay-TV and certain Freesat-type platforms for as long as digital TV has been a reality. But…

Etisalat cloud OTT with Synamedia

Etisalat cloud OTT with Synamedia

Video delivery specialist Synamedia has confirmed that UAE’s largest muliplay operator, Etisalat, has launched SwitchTV, a new direct-to-consumer (D2C) service based on Synamedia’s Infinite cloud TV platform and its end-to-end…

RTVE, DAZN MotoGP deal

RTVE, DAZN MotoGP deal

Spanish public broadcaster RTVE has agreed a sublicensing deal with subscription OTT platform DAZN for two MotoGP races later this in 2020. RTVE will broadcast the Styria Grand Prix from…

Eurosport cues up Europe-wide snooker coverage

Eurosport cues up Europe-wide snooker coverage

Eurosport is set to kick-start its exclusive on-site coverage of the World Snooker Championships by showing every round – including qualifying – from July 21st across Europe in more than…

GCN en Français hits the road

GCN en Français hits the road

The Play Sports Group (PSG) has launched its twelfth channel, GCN en Français. This dedicated French-language channel will see the Global Cycling Network (GCN)’s blend of informative and entertaining content…

Tastemade launches on Peacock with Amagi

Tastemade launches on Peacock with Amagi

Amagi, a global leader in cloud-based technology and advertising for broadcast and streaming TV, has announced that Tastemade – the Santa Monica-based modern media company – has launched its streaming…

Report: UK is Europe’s leading BVoD market

Report: UK is Europe’s leading BVoD market

A study using Ampere Analysis’s most recent AVoD revenue data has revealed that European broadcasters are no longer playing catch-up when it comes to first run VoD content. Broadcaster VoD…

Italian police seize illegal pay-TV platform

Italian police seize illegal pay-TV platform

The Financial Police in the city of Venice have dismantled a criminal organisation dedicated to the online sale of subscriptions for the illegal viewing of the major pay-TV platforms. The…

Kaspersky: ‘Beware entertainment malware’

Kaspersky: ‘Beware entertainment malware’

According to cybersecurity specialist Kaspersky, 2019 was officially the year the Streaming Wars kicked off, as nearly all major networks hurried to profit from consumers’ new, preferred method of consuming…

Discovery Italia highest audience growth in Italy

Discovery Italia has seen the highest growth in audience share over 24 hours (+8 per cent) among Italian broadcasters during the first six months of 2020. However, the Covid-19 health…

Channel 4 partners with The Trade Desk

Channel 4 partners with The Trade Desk

The Trade Desk has announced a partnership with UK broadcaster Channel 4, offering advertisers the ability to target 23 million viewers at scale, across its live and on-demand services. The…

Eleven Sports Belgium distribution deal with Proximus

Eleven Sports Belgium distribution deal with Proximus

Eleven Sports Belgium has agreed a distribution deal with Proximus for the Jupiler Pro League for the next five seasons. Eleven’s three new dedicated Belgian football channels will be made…

A TikToking clock heading towards regeneration – or not?

advanced-television.com’s Colin Mann has contributed a chapter to The Generation Game, a collection of essays asking the question: ‘Can the BBC win over today’s young audience?’ The work, published by…

SpotX invests in SpringServe

SpotX invests in SpringServe

SpotX, the global video advertising platform, has announced a strategic investment in SpringServe, the ad serving platform for OTT and connected TV (CTV). Under the terms of the agreement, both…

DTG Summit 2020 goes virtual

Future Vision, the 2020 DTG Summit, is being recast as a virtual event with global reach and scale. The free-to-attend event – which will now take place on October 7th…