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Skylink launches HBO Go

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added HBO’s TV Everywhere service HBO Go to its offerings. Skylink’s HBO Standard, HBO MaxPack and Komplet customers will be able to use the HBO Go service free-of-charge until the end of March next year. HBO Go will offer about 1,500 hours of programming to […]

Skylink adds Universal Channel

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added movie service Universal Channel to its programming line-up. The channel will be available as part of Skylink’s Mini, Multi, Kombi, Multi HD, Flexi 7 and Komplet packages. The service will be available in standard definition, in MPEG-4 compression.

Skylink adds Hustler HD

M7 Group Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added adult channel Hustler HD to its programming line-up, replacing Penthouse HD1.  Hustler HD will be available to Skylink’s Kombi, HD Plus, Multi HD and Flexi7 customers, airing from midnight to 06:00. The channel will being airing on the platform from Wednesday November 27.

Skylink adds Universal Channel

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added movie service Universal Channel to its programming line-up.  Universal Channel will be available to subscribers of Skylink’s Mini, Multi, Kombi, Multi HD, Flexi 7 and Komplet packages. The channel will be available in standard definition in MPEG-4 via the Astra satellite platform at 23.5° […]

Skylink launches Hungarian package

M7 Group-owned pay TV operator Skylink has launched a new package aimed at Hungarian speakers in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. The package includes 11 Hungarian channels and 20 other services versioned in the Hungarian language. Hungarian channels in the package include national channels M1 and M2, Duna, Duna World, RTL Klub, TV2, RTL II, […]

Skylink adds new channels

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink is adding six new channels to its programming line-up. The operator is adding Crime & Investigation, Nickelodeon, MTV Rock, MTV Dance, VH1 and VH1 Classic to its line-up as well as replacing the current standard-definition version of the History Channel with its high-definition variant. MTV Live […]

M7 Group teams up with Stream for enhanced services

Pay TV provider M7 Group has formed a strategic alliance with Stream Group to deliver new video platform services. Netherlands-based Stream Group delivers enhanced video services in Europe and Asia through its Solocoo platform. Following Stream’s acquisition by CDS Group, the holding company for M7, the pay TV operator and Stream Group will deliver new […]

M7 deploys latest SmarDTV CAMs in Belgium and Netherlands

Luxembourg-based pay TV provider M7 Group, which operates the Dutch CanalDigitaal and Belgian TV Vlaanderen and TéléSAT DTH services as well as the Skylink/CS Link service in the Czech Republic, is using the latest version of Kudelski-owned SmarDTV’s conditional access module to support delivery of services in the Netherlands and Belgium. SmarDTV is supplying its […]

M7 Group cracks piracy ring

Pay TV operator M7 Group and conditional access providers Irdeto and Nagra have successfully cracked a piracy operation in Belgium and the Netherlands, with two individuals being sentenced to 12 months imprisonment, including a six month suspended sentence, in Belgium. The investigation with local law enforcement officers revealed a control word sharing server and equipment […]

M7 Group consolidates pay TV ownership

Luxembourg-based pay TV operator M7 Group has consolidated its M77 Group sister company, bringing the pair’s Belgian, Dutch, Austrian and Czech operations under a single ownership structure. The merger creates a single ownership structure for pay TV operations CanalDigitaal in the Netherlands, TV Vlaanderen and TéléSat in Belgium, Austria’s AustriaSAT, and Skylink and CS Link […]