German media company High View is transforming its documentary channel doxx (formerly Planet) into a channel for mountain lovers.
Spiegel TV, the joint venture by German media companies Spiegel and Autentic, has joined forces with US streaming service CuriosityStream to offer a Curiosity-branded linear TV channel in Germany.
Classic pay-TV recorded a decline in revenues in Germany in 2020 from €2.4 billion (2019) to €2.1 billion.
TV streaming provider Zattoo is expanding its range of international channels in Germany with two additional packages.
Insight TV has partnered with TV and smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi to bring its free advertising-supported TV channels to Xiaomi TVs and mobile phones.
UK DTH platform Freesat has become the latest company to have satellite receivers pass the European-wide assurance scheme for TV and satellite distribution equipment known as the European IRS Certification Scheme (EICS).
Samba TV has launched an interactive analytics dashboard offering real-time analysis of TV viewership across the world, starting with the US, UK, Germany and Australia.
Atmosphere, a US provider of streaming TV for businesses, has teamed up with sports streamer FITE to launch a new FITE channel on the Atmosphere platform.
Fashion TV has launched three thematic channels on the Eutelsat Hot Bird satellite system (13° East), focusing on urban lifestyle and culture, fashion trends and supermodels.
Thorsten Braun, currently Chief Content & Revenue Officer, will become the new Managing Director of German children’s and family channel Super RTL.