RTL posts improved advertising numbers as streaming subs soar

Broadcasting group RTL has made a modest comeback in the third quarter, with ad revenues close to being on a par with 2019 – a much better performance than anticipated – and streaming subscriber numbers rising by a third year-on-year. RTL had 1.79 million subscribers to its German RTL Now and Dutch Videoland streaming services […]

UK leads for video app downloads

Netflix was the more downloaded video app in the UK in the third quarter of last year, followed by BBC iPlayer and YouTube, according to a report on video apps in the UK, France and Germany by App Annie. However, the Sky Sports mobile TV app delivered the highest app revenue for video apps, followed […]

B.net adds new features

Telekom Austria-owned Croatian cable operator B.net has added a raft of new interactive TV services to its offering. The operator has added RTL Now, the broadcaster’s on-demand offering to its video store. B.net has also added the ability to create lists of favourite programmes on a single device or to share between multiple devices. Other […]