Channel Launches


Facebook launches Creator App for video makers

Facebook has launched a new app designed to make it easy for users to create original video, go live, and connect with their community on the social network. Facebook is billing Facebook Creator as a “one stop shop for creators of all kinds”. The app available globally on iOS with an Android version due to […]

Love Nature goes live on Amazon Channels in Germany

Wildlife and nature video streaming service, Love Nature, has launched on Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria. The Blue Ant Media and Smithsonian Networks joint venture service is now available, localised entirely in German, to Amazon Prime members in Germany and Austria for €3.99 a month. Love Nature said that viewers in these countries will […]

Ginx Esports TV launches on Sky Italia

eSports channel Ginx Esports TV has launched in Italy on the Sky Italia platform. Ginx said the launch was its fourth in recent months following carriage deals in Northern and Southern Europe. The Moto GP17 Esport Championship Final takes place at Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana today, and Sky Italia is linking its […]

Eurochannel launches in Croatia on Vip TV

European movie channel Eurochannel has launched in Croatia on Telekom Austria-owned pay TV service Vip TV, part of Vipnet. Eurochannel is available in the operator’s basic package. All Eurochannel programs are presented with Croatian subtitles. Eurochannel is offering Vip TV subscribers a selection of 75 premium European movies and TV series to kick off the […]

A+E launches Kriminal OTT TV service with Amazon

A+E Networks has launched a new true crime-related on-demand service on Amazon Channels in the UK. The new service, Kriminal, will be available for Prime members in the UK via their existing Amazon Video app on smart TVs, iOS and Android mobile devices, Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, Fire tablets and games consoles and on the […]

Comedy VOD service NextUp launches on Amazon Channels

Stand up comedy VOD platform, NextUp, has launched on Amazon Channels in the UK. The service joins the likes of Discovery, Eurosport Player and ITV Hub as part of Amazon’s subscription channels line-up and costs users £3.50 per-month. NextUp launched in 2016 and has since filmed 40 original stand up comedy shows, releasing a new […]

VIMN hails ‘milestone’ batch of European deals

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has agreed a string European “milestones and deals”  in the past month across countries including Spain, Italy and Portugal. From early 2018 MTV Bankia credit card holders in Spain will be able to watch premium content on the  MTV Play mobile app, accessing a range of MTV content including a […]

Nick Jr launches in Portugal

Viacom’s Nick Jr has launched in Portugal. The channel is carried exclusively on pay TV operator NOS’s platform. The launch will bring content including Petroleum Pete and Dora the Explorer to young NOS viewers. Nick Jr is targeted at two-to-six year olds. “This reinforcing of NOS’s offering for young viewers is another step towards providing […]

France 24’s new Spanish-language channel to launch on Intelsat

France 24’s new Spanish-language HD news channel is to launch on Intelsat’s prime Latin American orbital position through an agreement with media services provider Globecast. Intelsat has renewed an agreement with Globecast to distribute two existing France 24 channels in addition to the new Spanish channel. Globecast will distribute three channels – English, French and […]