Austria


Sky Austria makes kids app free to all

Sky’s Austrian unit has made the Sky Kids app available free of charge to all contract customers. The app was previously reserved for those with a subscription to the Sky Entertainment package. The app is available to all customers on I OS and Android devices, offering access to a selection of content. Sky Q customers […]

Salzburg taps Ocilion for next-generation TV launch

Austrian utility and service provider Salzburg AG has tapped technology outfit Ocilion to provide its IPTV system. Ocilion said it was providing Salzburg with a tailored system that is integrated into the company’s existing infrastructure and hosted on site. The IPTV platform includes software, tablet and smartphone apps and 4K UHD set-tops. Ocilion said the […]

Deutsche Telekom sees strong TV growth in Germany

Deutsche Telekom saw solid growth in its TV base in Germany in the year to December, but a mixed performance in its central and eastern European markets. Deutsche Telekom had 3.353 million TV customers in Germany at the end of the year, up 6.8% year-on-year. TV revenues in Germany amounted to €1.483 billion, up 5.9%. […]

TV content boosts A1 Telekom Austria

The “increased significance of TV content” helped boost A1 Telekom Austria’s performance in 2018, along with resilience in its fixed-line business and growth in solutions and connectivity. A1 also saw strong growth in demand for mobile WiFi routers, in some cases substituting for fixed broadband. The company said that TV content and solutions and connectivity […]

Turkey’s BluTV launches on Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria

Turkish SVOD service BluTV has joined the Amazon Prime Video Channels line-up in Germany and Austria. Amazon Prime subscribers can access BluTV for €4.99 per-month. The service offers dramas, movies and TV shows, as well as BluTV original series like Masum (Innocent), 7Yüz (7Faces) and Sifir Bir (Zero One). “We are proud to make one more step towards […]

A1 Telekom Austria launches youth-focused OTT TV service

A1 Telekom Austria has launched an OTT TV service aimed at a younger audience. The OTT service, a1now.tv, will provide users with live and video-on-demand content across sport, music and entertainment, including matches from the Austrian Football Bundesliga – for which A1 has signed to be an official rights holder – and lifestyle content from […]

T-Mobile Austria launches UPC TV app on mobile network

T-Mobile Austria has launched the UPC TV app on its mobile network and on the Amazon Fire TV streaming device. The move means that an offering of around 100 TV channels is now available to UPC customers in Austria on the T-Mobile and tele-ring mobile networks, enabling them to view content on the move or […]

MTV+ joins Amazon channels line-up in Germany and Austria

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has launched MTV+ on Amazon Prime Video Channels in Germany and Austria. Prime members can add MTV+ to their existing Prime membership for €2.99 per-month and use it to access MTV on-demand content and the linear MTV Brand New channel. The news comes after VIMN recently signed an SVOD deal […]

T-Mobile Austria names consumer marketing chief

T-Mobile Austria, which purchased cable operator UPC Austria from Liberty Global earlier this year, has named Michael Rochel as head of marketing for residential customers, effective as of December 1. Rochel, who will report residential customers director Jan Willem Stapel, was previously head of marketing and product management in T-Mobile ‘s consumer business unit. T-Mobile […]

Pluto TV to expand into new European markets

US-based linear ad-supported OTT TV service Pluto TV is to launch in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in the near future, following its launch in the UK on the Now TV platform and Roku devices at the beginning of October. Speaking at the OTT TV World Summit in London, Olivier Jollet, managing director, Europe, Pluto TV, […]

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