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Lovefilm strikes NBCU deal 

UK online streaming service Lovefilm has struck a deal with NBC Universal International Television Distribution that gives viewers access to films during the second pay window.
 The multi-year agreement increases the competition between Amazon-owned Lovefilm and Netflix, which launched in the UK and Ireland at the start of the year.
The deal is Lovefilm’s latest studio […]

SyFy HD gets Zon carriage

Portuguese cable operator Zon Multimedia has added sci-fi channel SyFy HD to its line-up.
 The NBC Universal operated channel airs series including Game of Thrones, Dr Who and Sanctuary. It will be included in Zon’s HD package from today. “With the launch of SyFy, Zon reinforces its commitment to leadership in high definition in the […]

Style Network to expand international presence

NBC Universal’s female skewing cable broadcaster Style Network is to expand its international channels arm and ramp up its licensing and merchandising and digital businesses with the creation of a new umbrella company. The firm has launched Style Media, which will bring together Style International, Style Digital, Style Licensing & Merchandising and Style Experiences into […]

Miranda selected by NBC Universal

Playout technology company Miranda Technologies has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract by NBC Universal to supply routing solutions for its broadcast facilities across the USA. Under the deal, NBC Universal will upgrade its core routing infrastructure while deploying Miranda’s new Nvision routing systems at its main broadcast facilities in New York and Los […]