The majority of Ultra HD content in Germany’s TV and video market is provided by video-on-demand (VOD) services.
German cable operators Tele Columbus and Primacom have launched their multimedia home gateway AdvanceTV, a central entertainment hub combining the TV, video and media offers in the customer’s household.
Stefan Langefeld will join German media company Pantaleon Entertainment on May 1, 2017 as chief operating officer (COO).
The turnover generated by video-on-demand (VOD) services on the internet is expected to rise by 18% to €945 million in Germany in 2017.
Netflix provides its subscribers with more originals than its competitor Amazon, but the latter is heating up competition with high investments in its own productions.
German multiscreen software provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) has developed an app making combat sports streaming portal ran Fighting available on Amazon Fire TV.
Alain Polgar has taken over the position of general manager at German video-on-demand (VOD) service provider On Demand Deutschland.
The BBC iPlayer will be reinvented in a bid to be the “number one online TV service” in the UK by 2020, the broadcaster’s director general Lord Hall has said.
It’s no secret that the major subscription video on demand platforms Amazon and Netflix have rapidly increased their content spend, reaching similar levels to traditional TV groups.
The Nordic markets have continued to prove fertile ground for online streaming services, with the international players reaping the greatest dividends.