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YouSee teams up with TV2 for 4K UHD World Cup channel

Danish telco TDC’s YouSee cable arm has teamed up with national commercial broadcaster TV2 is provide 4K UHD coverage of the national team’s first fixture in the forthcoming World Cup final in Russia following its rollout of the first 4K set-tops to its base in January. The Denmark v Peru match in Saransk on June […]

Nick Jr Play launches in UK and Denmark

Viacom-owned kids channel Nickelodeon has launched Nick Jr Play, its interactive app aimed at pre-schoolers, outside the US for the first time. The app, which includes access to Nick Jr. shows, games and music, is now available in the UK and Denmark, with other international markets to follow. The Nick Jr app has been downloaded […]

TDC hit by cord-cutting as it moves to new TV strategy

Danish telco and cable operator TDC was hit hard by cord-cutting in its home market in the third quarter, with the loss of 18,000 TV customers, adding to already significant TV losses over the previous two quarters. Revenue from TV in Denmark declined by 2.3% to DKK3.121 billion (€419 million) for the first nine months […]

Canal Digital adopts Android TV for next-generation service

Telenor-owned Nordic pay TV provider Canal Digital is to develop a next-generation TV service based on the Android TV platform, joining the growing number of operators adopting Google’s technology to deliver advanced services. Representatives of Canal Digital delivered a presentation as part of the Google Android TV Summit at the IBC show in Amsterdam a […]

YouSee rewarding multi-play customers with flexible benefits

TDC-owned multi-play service YouSee has unveiled a new packaging structure designed to provide more flexibility and a wider range of options for customers. Dubbled YouSee More, the offering will enable multi-play customers to mix and match a variety of TV options and other services as they choose. Customers that take two out of the three […]

YouSee launches Android TV app for multi-room and second-home viewing

Danish cable and telecom operator TDC/YouSee has launched a YouSee Android app as a multi-room service for Danish homes with a YouSee set-top. The app will enable YouSee customers to stream their TV content to other rooms in the house, or to their holiday homes, via retail Android TV devices. The telco said the app […]

Viacom joins SVOD race with Paramount+ launch

Viacom Media Networks International is joining the race among major international content players to develop their own subscription video-on-demand services with the launch of Paramount+ in the Nordic region. The new service will hold the rights to the first pay TV window for paramount Pictures’ new movies releases along with a range of catalogue films […]

Discovery expands Nordic distribution

Discovery is expanding its Nordic footprint after agreeing new deals with TDC-owned cable operators YouSee in Denmark and Get in Norway. Discovery said the YouSee deal will allow 1.3 million Danish households to gain access to Kanal 4, Kanal 5 and 6, Eurosport and other Discovery-owned channels. The new distribution deal with Get includes TV […]

TDC finds TV going tough as competition bites

Danish telco TDC saw a net loss of 4,000 TV customers in Denmark in the third quarter as a result of cord-cutting by residential customers. TDC had 1.386 million Danish TV subscribers at the end of September, of whom 31.7% took an entry level package only. TV revenue was flat over the first nine months […]

TDC taps Vlavi for DOCSIS 3.1 upgrade

Denmark’s TDC Group has tapped Vlavi – formerly JDSU – to provide field-testing equipment for the upgrade of its network to support DOCSIS 3.1 services. Vlavi will provide its OneExpert ONX-620 CATV signal analysis meter as the core of the field test platform to support a nationwide upgrade of TDC’s HFC cable network, which provides […]