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  • Rakuten TV adds Condé Nast channels
    by Chris Dziadul on 16 October 2021 at 08:42

    Four channels from Condé Nast have joined Rakuten TV’s free programming in 42 European countries. The VOD and streaming platform now includes Vogue, Glamour, GQ, Vanity Fair and Wired in its offer, while Condé Nast’s Bon Appétit is now also available in the UK, Denmark, Finland, Norway and […]

  • New Bloomberg net for South-East Europe
    by Chris Dziadul on 15 October 2021 at 18:21

    Bloomberg Media and the majority Telekom Srbija-owned broadcaster Mtel Swiss have agreed to create Southeast Europe’s first pan-regional, multi-platform business news network. Launching in 2022, Bloomberg Adria will serve business and financial news, analysis and data to the region’s growing […]

  • IQiyi partners with Thema
    by Chris Dziadul on 15 October 2021 at 17:07

    Canal+ Group’s Thema and IQiyi have partnered to launch the pan-Asian streaming service in the UK and Ireland. The development marks IQiyi’s first partnership in Europe and Netgem TV’s first dedicated Asian service on the platform. Commenting on the launch, Anna Pak Burdin, iQiyi’s […]

  • C More launches hybrid streaming service
    by Julian Clover on 15 October 2021 at 11:35

    C More is launching a new hybrid service that will allow users with C More’s Basic package to stream TV4 content with advertising. The new service is a hybrid between free-to-air advertising (AVOD) and a subscription streaming service (SVOD). The first of its kind in Sweden and is being included […]

  • TV’s sustainable future: a critical analysis
    by Chris Dziadul on 15 October 2021 at 11:35

    Chasing higher quality should happen in the production chain not with the consumer, according to Dom Robinson of Greening of Streaming.org. Speaking in a discussion entitled The Conversation: TV’s Sustainable Future at the latest Media Meet & Greet, organised jointly by Broadcast Projects and […]

  • LG brings more content to third-party TVs powered by webOS
    by Julian Clover on 15 October 2021 at 11:21

    A new firmware update will give more opportunities for third party TVs running LG Electronics’ proprietary webOS platform. The company says viewers will be able to enjoy an enriched viewing experience with even more popular services to choose from. Support is being added for a number of premium […]

  • Good Morning Britain creates first YouTube original series
    by Julian Clover on 15 October 2021 at 10:54

    Good Morning Britain has announced its first-ever YouTube original series. Off the Table will target the 18-34 year olds and will be exclusively available on GMB’s YouTube channel when the digital series launches later this month. The series will feature four hot topic 15 minute episodes which […]

  • BritBox UK announces Xbox launch
    by Julian Clover on 15 October 2021 at 10:32

    BritBox has been made available to Xbox users, the streaming service has confirmed The BBC-ITV platform can be accessed via the BritBox app, available on the Xbox Microsoft Store, and on the Xbox One and Xbox Series X models. Tom Price, BritBox UK’s Commercial Director said: “We are delighted […]

  • Telia confirms HBO Max launch
    by Julian Clover on 15 October 2021 at 10:27

    HBO Max will launch on the Telia network on 26 October, the telco has confirmed. The streaming service is bringing together content from Warner Bros, HBO, DC Comics, and Cartoon Network, plus Max Originals in a series of international launches. In Sweden, and the rest of the Nordic region, HBO Max […]

  • NEM Zagreb event cancelled
    by Chris Dziadul on 15 October 2021 at 09:56

    NEM Zagreb 2021, which was due to be held in December, has been cancelled. As a result, the next NEM Zagreb event will take place in December 2022. In a statement, the organisers say that they have taken the action “due to an unpredictable winter before us”. They add: “It wasn’t an easy […]