High Court orders Internet service providers to block access to ISDs
The High Court ordered Singapore’s internet service providers to block access to popular illegal applications that are frequently sold pre-loaded on android TV boxes, which are also known as illicit streaming devices (ISDs).
Singtel TV adds Discovery’s HGTV, AFC and Food Network to suite of lifestyle channels
Singtel TV has announced the launch of three additional lifestyle brands from the Discovery portfolio on Singtel TV and Singtel TV GO. The highly rated US home improvement channel HGTV, Asian Food Channel (AFC), and Food Network will return to Singapore on Singtel TV.
Discovery Kids app officially launches in the Philippines
Discovery Kids, a mobile subscription service for kids, has made its international debut officially in the Philippines, in partnership with the country’s leading telco and digital services provider, PLDT, and its wireless subsidiary, Smart Communications.
GRB Entertainment’s documentaries land in new territories
Five of GRB Entertainment’s documentaries have been sold to networks worldwide. The titles include Walt: The Man Behind the Myth, Meet the Hitlers, Until Proven Innocent: The Hannah Overton Story, Confessions of a Superhero and Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal.
Discovery’s channels could disappear from StarHub platforms
After reaching an impasse in recent negotiations between Discovery and StarHub, the latter has announced to cease transmission of all Discovery’s 11 channels on StarHub platforms.
Discovery launches Discovery Kids
Discovery announced plans to launch Discovery Kids, a digital subscription service for kids in the Philippines in the coming months and will be rolled out as a mobile, tablet and tv app to other markets in Asia and beyond.
Covery Communications changes company name To Discovery, Inc.
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Olympic Channel collaborates with Discovery
Olympic Channel collaborates with Discovery to amplify Eurosport’s live coverage of the Olympic Games.
Discovery makes two digital partnerships in Asia
A commercial deal with Tabilabo to launch first premium video advertising solution in Japan across both digital and linear platforms.