Pluto TV to launch in Nordics in May

ViacomCBS/Paramount’s free ad-supported streaming offering Pluto TV is to launch in the Nordic market in May. The FAST service will be available in Sweden, Denmark, and Norway on May 18. Pluto TV will debut in Nordics offering two viewing choices, with more than 210 live, linear channels and a Viafree on-demand section. Pluto TV’s channels will include […]

Norlys to take TV and broadband to Thy-Mors Energi

Danish utility company and broadband service provider Norlys has struck a deal with Thy-Mors Energi to bring additional TV and broadband services to over 44,000 Dutch homes in the Thy-Mors area of north-western Jutland. The expansion of Norlys’ services to Thy-Mors subscribers is in line with Norlys’ aim to become a nationwide provder of TV […]

Denmark’s Nuuday adds Disney+ to Bland Selv and Telmore Play

Disney’s streaming service has been available in Denmark since September 2020, but from March YouSee and Telmore customers will be able to include Disney+ in their subscriptions. The deal will enable YouSee to expand its flexible entertainment offering, Bland Selv, where Danes can put together a package consisting of individual TV channels and streaming services. The […]

Denmark’s Nuuday appoints interim CFO following TDC split

Danish telco TDC’s service provider arm Nuuday, which was split off into a separate company on January 1, has appointed Peter Charles as interim chief financial officer following the departure of Niels Eldrup Meidahl to pursue new opportunities outside the group. Charles, who has previously worked for companies including Informa and Diageo, will serve as […]

TDC TV and internet extend reach on Norlys fibre network

Customers of Danish energy and telecom service provider Norlys can now sign up for internet and TV services from TDC Erhverv and YouSee on the company’s fibre network in southern Denmark and northern Jutland. The agreement means that over 300,000 homes in the relevant areas will be able to access YouSee and TDC Erhverv services […]

TDC sees legacy TV decline but YouTV and Bland Selv rise

Danish telco TDC continued to see its TV base decline in the 12 months to June, but at a slower rate than for the prior year. TDC had 1.006 million TV customers at the end of June, down 7,000 quarter-on-quarter and down 63,000 year-on-year. However the decline was smaller than for the comparable period for […]

TDC to complete split of company into two

Danish telco and cable operator TDC is to complete the split of the company into two separate units by January 1 next year. In June 2019, the operator split its business into two legally and operationally individual subsidiaries, TDC Net and Nuuday, with the aim of establishing two market-leading companies within their individual sectors. TDC […]

Denmark’s Kabelplus implements Remote PHY DAA with Teleste

Danish cable operator Kabelplus has implemented technology provider Teleste’s Remote PHY and video solution. The deployment was carried out in cooperation with a local system integrator Conscia Denmark and is designed to provide Kabelplus an opportunity to expand access throughout the whole of Denmark. Based on Remote PHY technology and a separate auxiliary video core, the […]

SPI/FilmBox expands into Nordic market with Waoo deal

Channel provider SPI/FilmBox has expanded into in the Nordic market via a distribution deal with , Danish pay TV and broadband provider Waoo.  The agreement between the companies makes SPI’s FightBox available to Waoo subscribers in its English version. FightBox broadcasts combat sports live events and multi-discipline mixed martial arts coverage from around the world including Fight Exclusive Night, Cage […]

Altibox taps Agama for OTT monitoring

Lyse Group-owned Norwegian service provider Altibox has tapped quality assurance specialist Agama Technologies to extend its Agama monitoring solution to include support for OTT companion devices. Agama’s solutions are now responsible for all monitoring, analytics and assurance across all types of devices. Altibox, which provides TV and internet services in Norway and Denmark, chose Agama’s set-top […]