German news channel N24 will become WELT (translated “World”) on January 18, 2018.
German media commission KEK has granted RTVi Germany the green light for the new entertainment channel RTVi Archive.
ProSiebenSat.1 wants to become less dependent on the volatile TV advertising market through further acquisitions.
German commercial broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has chosen Israeli video solutions provider Wochit as its social video production partner.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome will remain in the red this year in contrary to earlier expectations by parent company ProSiebenSat.1.
Munich-based TV producer Jan Mojto has set up a joint company with German public broadcaster ZDF for the development and production of TV series.
German technical services provider MX1 has been chosen by German free-to-air channel eoTV to handle all content management, playout, uplink and distribution services via satellite.
Magine TV is the first live TV service on Sony PlayStation in Germany.
ProSiebenSat.1 has entered a partnership with A+E Networks enabling the German media group to screen the US broadcaster’s programmes on its channels.
Astra satellite operator SES and German research institute Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI will jointly broadcast a 10K x 2K panorama video signal live via satellite for interactive presentation on Ultra HD TV sets and VR glasses at IBC.