Horizon Go


Liberty Global’s Dutch unit rebrands Horizon as Ziggo Go

Liberty Global’s Dutch unit Ziggo, is rebranding the company’s products, including the Horizon advanced TV service, with its own name. Horizon Go, the mobile version of the platform, will be the first to change its name, becoming Ziggo Go, with a new app available for download from November 9. The Horizon.tv portal will become ziggogo.tv […]

UPC Slovakia sees explosion in Horizon Go use

Liberty Global-owned UPC Slovakia has seen use of its mobile TV service Horizon Go increase threefold since the service was introduced a year ago, the company has revealed. According to the cable operator, the number of mobile TV streams delivered has increased from under one million during the first three months after the launch of […]

UPC Czech Republic introduces seven-day catch-up

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Czech Republic has launched seven-day catch-up TV as part of its Horizon advanced TV offering Horizon Go mobile TV service. The service will be rolled out progressively during May and June. Seven-day catch-up viewing will initially be available across the 48 channels with the highest viewing figures. Content can be […]

Ziggo extends Horizon Go to all subscribers

Liberty Global-owned Dutch cable operator Ziggo has extended its Horizon Go advanced mobile TV service to all subscribers. The Horizon Go service, which brings catch-up TV and startover services for the majority of channels to devices including smartphones, laptops and tablets, was previously only available to customers with a Horizon TV subscription and Mediabox advanced […]

Industry expects more B2C, TV Everywhere

A survey of industry experts has show the vast majority expect to see more direct-to-consumer services from content companies, and also more authenticated TV Everywhere services launching in the EMEA region. The 3Vision consultancy surveyed key industry figures across production, distribution, broadcasting and technology, and 85% of respondents said there will be an increase in […]

UPC Czech Republic offering Horizon Go, HBO Go to non-TV customers

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Czech Republic has made its Horizon Go mobile TV service available to users with internet subscriptions but no pay TV contract for the first time. Horizon Go in the Czech Republic offers access to the My Prime video-on-demand service and 24 TV channels. UPC is also making HBO Go, the […]

UPC Poland adds nSport+ to Horizon Go

Liberty Global-owned Polish cable operator UPC Poland has added the nSport+ service to its Horizon Go mobile TV offering. The addition of Canal+ Poland’s nSport+ will give UPC subscribers access on the go to matches from the Polish Ekstraklasa football league as well as the UEFA Champions League and Europa League competitions. The addition takes […]

Unitymedia offers remote recording to Horizon users

Liberty Global-owned German cable operator Unitymedia is now offering its Horizon advanced TV customers the ability to set recordings of TV shows on the go via the Horizon Go app. Users can set recordings on their Horizon DVRs via both the app and the Horizon Go website for the next seven days. The set-top has […]

UPC Poland adds five channels to Horizon Go

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Poland has added five new channels to its Horizon Go advanced mobile TV offering. Horizon Go customers will now be able to view Sony Pictures Television Networks channels AXN HD, AXN Spin HD, AXN White in SD and AXN Black in SD, alongside Romance HD. UPC Poland’s Horizon Go service […]

Liberty Global: Netflix showed the way but won’t dominate OTT

Netflix has taught the slow-off-the-mark pay TV industry the value of over-the-top video, but will not be one of just a few sole players in this space in the future, according to Liberty Global’s Jim Ryan. Speaking at the OTT TV World Summit yesterday, Liberty Global SVP and chief strategy officer Ryan said that while […]