Xite debuts with multiple US service providers

Music video streaming service Xite has debuted on a number of platforms in the US with a catalogue including all three major labels – Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group – as well as indie labels and distributors like Beggars, Empire, PIAS and Armada. The Xite app, founded in 2008 in […]

Xite and SpotX team up for programmatic advertising

Personalised music channel provider Xite has tapped dvertising technology provider SpotX to offer programmatic advertising to media buyers. Xite users can search for videos, create their own music video channel, watch curated channels, and like or skip videos, delivering data about viewers’ preferences via Dutch cable operator Ziggo’s interactive set-top boxes. The resulting algorithms are […]

XITE replaces linear Ziggo channel with personalised offering

Dutch music service XITE has replaced the linear channel it currently offers via the Ziggo cable network with the interactive personalised app it launched in 2015. The new personalised music service allows users to skip and like vidoes in curated channels, create their own music video channel, or search the XITE catalogue of on-demand videos. […]

XITE launches 4K music service in Canada

Netherlands-based music company XITE announced the launch of a 4K music video experience in Canada. XITE 4K broadcasts the best music videos in Ultra HD and is now available through Rogers Communications, one of Canada’s leading providers of cable television. XITE’s music video experience is available to Rogers customers with a 4K subscription and NextBox 4K set-top […]

XITE and KPN launch Dutch 4K music channel

Dutch music broadcaster XITE has partnered with operator KPN to launch a new ultra high-definition music channel, XITE 4K. The station is available now as part of a pilot with selected KPN subscribers, who are able to watch via KPN’s new 4K UHD set-top boxes on channel number 691. “We at KPN are very proud […]

Unitymedia adds new Horizon apps

Liberty Global-owned German cable operator Unitymedia has launched a slate of new apps for its Horizon advanced TV platform. New developments include the integration of eight new game apps from Gametree/TransGaming and the inclusion of the new app from Netherlands-based music service XITE, which was recently shortlisted for DTVE’s Content Innovation Awards, held in Cannes […]