UKTV extends Ericsson deals
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UKTV extends Ericsson deals

UKTV has extended its playout, VoD and access services contracts with Ericsson. The agreement will see Ericsson continue to deliver playout services for UKTV’s ten-channel...

NEP Group rebrands UK divisions
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NEP Group rebrands UK divisions

The NEP Group has rebranded two of its UK broadcast service divisions - NEP Visions and Roll to Record - under the collective title NEP UK. The rebrand is designed to...

Sky Sports News tees up OBLite for the Open
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Sky Sports News tees up OBLite for the Open

Gearhouse Broadcast has supplied OBLite, its live production HD OB trailer, to Sky Sports News for its coverage from the 145th Open in Scotland. The 24-hour sports news...

Portugal Telecom adds extreme sports
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Portugal Telecom adds extreme sports

Portugal Telecom has added extreme sports channel MCS Extreme to its programming lineup. The operator, which delivers services under the Meo brand, will see coverage of Red...

Sky+ undergoes makeover to aid discovery
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Sky+ undergoes makeover to aid discovery

Sky has introduced a new homepage design to its Sky+ connected TV platform. The makeover is designed to help its customers discover more content. It introduces top...

Virgin dropping eir Sport
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Virgin dropping eir Sport

Virgin Media Ireland customers are set to lose out on eir Sport coverage after the company failed to agree a new deal for the rights package. eir Sport, which includes BT...

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