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Hunter joins Zappware’s commercial team

Hunter joins Zappware’s commercial team

Zappware has appointed Pierre Hunter to its commercial team. Patrick Vos, CEO of Zappware, explains: “We firmly believe that Zappware’s product portfolio is ready to address a substantially larger customer…

Liu named Director of Ad Sales at A+E Networks

Liu named Director of Ad Sales at A+E Networks

A+E Networks UK has announced the promotion of Berry Liu to the position of Director of Ad Sales, leading the ad sales operations in the UK and international markets. In…

Brexit: Inmarsat business division moves to Luxembourg

London-based Inmarsat is moving its European Aviation Network (EAN) division out of London, and will relocate to satellite-friendly Luxembourg. The shift will happen before April, and the decision has been…

Xilam hits 10bn views on YouTube; eyes Gulli

French indie animation producer Xilam has revealed that its content has hit 10 billion views on YouTube. Xilam said traffic has increased by 44 per cent across its YouTube programming…

C4 appoints Andrews as Head of Sport

Channel 4 has announced that Pete Andrews will be its new Head of Sport. Andrews is a Royal Television Society award winner and has more than 20 years’ experience of…

Edgeware to acquire subtitling supplier Cavena

Edgeware is to acquire Swedish subtitling expert Cavena Image Products. The deal broadens Edgeware’s offering to broadcasters and content owners by adding subtitling automation to its origin solution. Cavena has…

ENENSYS acquires Expway

ENENSYS, a designer and manufacturer of digital video delivery technologies, has announced the completion of its acquisition of Expway, a provider of LTE Broadcast infrastructure software and solutions. The acquisition…

CNMC threatens Mediaset, Atresmedia with €100m fines

CNMC threatens Mediaset, Atresmedia with €100m fines

Spain’s Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (CNMC), the National Commission of Markets and Competition, will sanction commercial broadcasters Mediaset and Atresmedia for an abuse of their dominant…

Vodafone Spain to axe 1,200 jobs

The football TV war and the proliferation of low-cost packages is seeing Vodafone Spain drastically cut staff. The company has announced a redundancy plan that will affect 1,200 out of…

SenseTime raises $2bn for AI

SenseTime Group, the world’s most valuable artificial-intelligence start-up, is preparing for a new financing round with the China-baned company aiming to raise about $2 billion in fresh funding this year.…

Eutelsat’s chameleon ‘Quantum’ satellite takes shape

Surrey Satellite Technology (SSTL), based in Guildford, UK, unveiled its portion of Eutelsat’s highly versatile ‘Quantum’ satellite on January 9th. The satellite is being built under a public–private partnership between…

SK Telecom, Harman, Sinclair automotive MoU

SK Telecom, Harman, Sinclair automotive MoU

Korean mobile telco SK Telecom and Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the largest TV broadcasting companies in the US, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with connected products and…

Deluxe appoints Bell as MD

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group has confirmed the appointment of Andrew Bell to Managing Director of its EMEA Distribution Business. Bell, who for the past 15 months has led the company’s…

Sky Italia profit more than doubles

Sky Italia profit more than doubles

Italian pay-TV broadcaster Sky Italia closed the financial year to June 30th 2018 with a 3.8 per cent increase in revenues on the same period in 2017, to €2.99 billlion.…

RTL buys Yospace for €33m

RTL Group has signed an agreement to acquire control of the UK-based video technology company Yospace. The transaction is expected to close February 1st. RTL says the move will give…