Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), the affiliate of German public broadcaster ARD serving federal state Bavaria, will rename its educational TV channel BR-alpha into ARD-alpha.
Germany’s largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland will take news channel n-tv HD on board its line-up on June 3, 2014.
Internet TV platform Zattoo has formed a commercial partnership with German mobile network operator E-Plus.
US media company Liberty Global considers further acquisitions in Germany.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome has introduced the possibility to buy complete seasons of TV series for a fixed price.
German children’s channel RiC will become available on digital terrestrial television (DTT) for the first time.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will terminate carriage of children’s channel Nicktoons on its platform on June 30, 2014.
Austrian transmitter network operator ORS wants to fully convert the country’s digital terrestrial transmission network (DTT) to the DVB-T2 standard.
German public broadcaster ARD has modernised the design and functionality of its catch-up TV portal ARD Mediathek.
German international service Deutsche Welle (DW) and Polish public broadcaster TVP will expand their partnership following a co-operation agreement signed between DW director general Peter Limbourg and TVP president Juliusz Braun on May 23, 2014 in Warsaw.