Austrian technical service provider ORS wants to launch a new HD platform on Astra (19,2° East) this summer.
GMIT, a subsidiary of German technology group Rohde & Schwarz, has acquired the technology of Motama.
Amazon will shortly roll out an OTT service with linear TV channels and on-demand content in the UK and Germany.
Vodafone Deutschland has commenced offering the free-to-air channels of Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland in HD quality on smartphones and tablets through the app of its TV platform GigaTV.
European OTT platform Mobile2morrow (M2M TV) has added a German TV package to its line-up.
German home-shopping broadcaster QVC Deutschland has made its whole TV channel family available in SD and HD quality on OTT platform Zattoo.
The German DVB-T2/HEVC platform reaches 2.2 million households following the launch of the next-generation DTT service on March 29, 2017.
The new German thematic channel Health TV will launch on May 15, 2017 on Astra (19.2° East).
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery want to set up a joint platform for OTT and mobile TV in Germany.
Martina Rutenbeck who headed German direct-to-cable platform KabelKiosk for Eutelsat and later M7 offers network operators, platform providers, housing companies and hardware manufacturers the redistribution rights for free-TV and pay-TV channels with her new company Content4tv.