German TV production company Motorvision Group expands its international distribution by launching a newly developed on-demand subscription service on Amazon Channels.
German car and motor sports channel Motorvision TV will become available on Deutsche Telekom’s IPTV platform Entertain TV again from February 17, 2017.
German cable operator Unitymedia has gained 62,000 new internet and 60,000 new telephony subscribers in Q4 2016.
Most of the current DVB-T households (44.1%) in Germany want to move to successor system DVB-T2 rolled out from March 29, 2017, but some are looking for alternatives such as OTT.
German media company Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will close down its international pay-TV channel RTL International on May 31, 2017, arguing that it had little chance against illegal streaming sites.
German transmitter network operator Media Broadcast has decided to sell its FM aerials and transmitters to focus on digital growth areas and services.
German media company Mainstream Networks Holding has expanded the reach of its TV channel Romance TV in Eastern Europe.
Filmon Zerai will join the management board of German TV broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland as Chief Digital Officer on March 1, 2017.
Internet TV platform Magine TV wants to follow the example of its competitor Zattoo and create a B2B unit in addition to its B2C activities.
German HDTV platform HD+ had 2.11 million customers on December 31, 2016 – 15% more than one year ago (31.12.2015: 1.84 million customers).