T-Mobile partners with Ericsson on Knippr

T-Mobile Netherlands has selected Ericsson to power its new over-the-top TV service, Knippr. The multi-year deal will see Ericsson provide an end-to-end online video service, covering content management, digital rights management and content delivery networks. Ericsson will deliver both live and on-demand TV content via Knippr, which launched last month and is available via a […]

Clubbing TV strikes raft of new deals

Lifestyle and dance music service Clubbing TV has struck a raft of new distribution deal with European platform operators. The service has struck deals with Polish mobile platform Play, Dutch mobile operator T-Mobile/Knippr. Luxembourg’s Post Telecom and Serbian operator Telekom Srbija. The latest deals mean that Clubbing TV is now available in 35 countries with […]

The QYou strikes deal with OTT service Knippr

Youth-focused broadcaster The QYou has struck a deal with T-Mobile’s Dutch over-the-top service, Knipppr. Under the deal, The QYou’s linear channel of curated web content will be available to subscribers of Knippr, which went live in June. The agreement marks The QYou’s latest expansion in the Netherlands, following its partnership with Ziggo Sport earlier this year. […]

T-Mobile’s Dutch OTT service Knippr goes live

T-Mobile in the Netherlands has launched its over-the-top TV service, Knippr, giving users access to popular Dutch TV channels across devices. The €10.99 per-month offering lets both T-Mobile customers and non-customers stream channels and on-demand content to their smartphones, tablets and computers. From next month Knippr will also be accessible on TV via Google Chromecast […]

T-Mobile Netherlands to launch OTT TV service

Dutch telecom operator T-Mobile Netherlands is to launch an OTT TV service in the spring of next year. The service, Knippr, will make a range of Dutch channels and on-demand offerings available to both T-Mobile customers and non-customers as an alternative to cable and other offerings. T-Mobile said there will be no obligation for Knippr […]

T-Mobile US offers Netflix, Hulu streaming outside of data plan

Deutsche Telekom-owned telco T-Mobile is allowing some of its US customers to watch content from a range of SVOD and streaming services outside of their regular data plans. From Sunday (November 15) T-Mobile customers – on the relevant contracts – will be able to watch Netflix, Showtime, WatchESPN and Hulu on their mobile devices without […]

DISH reportedly holding merger talks with T-Mobile

DISH Network is reportedly in merger talks with T-Mobile US about a multi-billion dollar deal that would combine the pay TV and telco companies.  According to a Wall Street Journal report, the two firms are “in close agreement” about the structure of a combined company, but had not resolved issues surrounding the price of the […]

EE partners with Wuaki on £1 film rentals

UK mobile operator EE has partnered with video-on-demand site Wuaki.tv to launch EE Film Club, offering a “blockbuster film” rental every week for £1 (€1.38).  The offer will be available to all EE, Orange and T-Mobile customers and is due to launch on March 30. The offer comes after Orange phased out its UK two-for-one […]

Deutsche Telekom pays €800m for rest of T-Mobile Czech Republic

Deutsche Telekom is buying the remaining 39.23% stake in T-Mobile Czech Republic that it doesn’t already own for a purchase price of €800 million. Announcing the deal, Deutsche Telekom said that the acquisition of the shares would simplify the capital and governance structure of T-Mobile Czech Republic. It also said the buyout made financial sense, […]