The owners of the Microsoft games console in Germany and Austria can use the box to take the two streaming services onto their TV sets. Cable, satellite, DTT or IPTV are not required, solely a broadband internet connection through which the offerings get to the TV screen.
About Jörn Krieger
Jörn reports on the latest developments in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Since 1992, he has been working as a freelance journalist, specialised in digital media, broadcast technology, convergence and new markets. He also takes up University lectureships, writes articles in specialist publications, and produces radio reports. Jörn is also a moderator of panel discussions at industry events such as ANGA COM, Medientage München and IFA Berlin.