Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now




The immersive world of sports TV

As viewers increasingly watch video content on multiple screens, often engaging with more than one platform at the same time, the battle for content providers is no longer just


Rock steady

Gibraltar’s TV service began in 1962. At that time, it was a small commercial operation, but it led to the creation, by statute, of the Gibraltar Broadcasting Corporation


Moving a TV station

Moving a busy broadcast centre is not an easy task. Choosing a new location and engaging an architect with a building design you like are only the first steps. The technical


AT&T launches DirecTV now

AT&T has launched its OTT TV service DirecTV Now, along with two other streaming options – FreeVIEW and Fullscreen. DirecTV Now will offer four packages with a starting price


UHD-1 Phase 2 approved

The last specification for UHD TV, UHD-1 Phase 2, has been approved today following a DVB Steering Board (SB) meeting. The new specification is a major milestone for the


Virgin Media to acquire UTV Ireland

Virgin Media has received regulatory and competition approval to acquire UTV Ireland. The free-to-air channel, launched in January 2015, was bought out by ITV subsidiary UTV


Vimeo to launch SVoD service

Vimeo is looking to “take a share of the $500 billion TV and film market” by launching its own SVoD offering. This new subscription layer will be available on top of


Widening the reach of multiscreen

Connectivity has enabled operators to launch multiscreen services and extend the reach of their TV offering to connected consumers. However, the increase in the number of


Eighty years of High Definition

Let’s face it; early descriptions of television were not very complimentary. Philo Farnsworth, credited with creating the first fully electronic system, is reported to have


Ekholm appointed Ericsson CEO

Ericsson has appointed board member and Patricia Industries CEO Börje Ekholm as its next chief executive. He starts in his new role on 16 January, replacing interim CEO and CFO


FA agrees £820 million FA Cup deal

The Football Association has agreed a new six-season overseas broadcast rights deal for the FA Cup. The agreement – reportedly worth £820 million - starts from the 2018-19


How do you connect your TV data?

It was widely reported that prior to the February 2013 debut of House of Cards, Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos revealed his game plan for the streaming


TalkTalk seals Maker content deal

TalkTalk has agreed a deal with to host Maker Studios' content on its pay-TV platform. The agreement will see Maker content debut in the UK, offering both original series and