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BT TV was rebranded in 2013, the same year that BT Sport launched, and its joint venture YouView launched in 2012.   Operations and figures: BT no longer reports pay TV numbers but on last count, at the end of March 2018, it had lost 16,000 subscribers in the quarter, dropping to 1.74 million. For the six months ended September 2018, BT reported revenue down 2% to £11.6 billion ($14.8 billion) with profit of £1.34 billion ($1.7 billion). The broadband customer base grew by 300,000 to 20.7 million, while the Openreach fiber business gained 555,000 subscribers. BT also cut 13,000 jobs in early 2018, as part of a restructuring project which also saw the departure of CEO Gavin Patterson. Technology…

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