German anti-media concentration commission KEK has granted the green light to two new OTT channels for sports fans.
Castlabs, a global provider of digital video technology solutions, has been chosen by French OTT service Molotov for the implementation of simplified DRM management securing its multiscreen streaming platform.
Despite strong competition from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, German media company ProSiebenSat.1 wants to stick with its streaming video service maxdome.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has acquired 100% of the shares in Swiss video-on-demand (VOD) provider Homedia.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery want to set up a joint platform for OTT and mobile TV in Germany.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has made all content of its arts and cultural channel Sky Arts available on its OTT service Sky Ticket.
More than a quarter of German households (28%) are using streaming video services such as Amazon Prime Video, Netflix or maxdome.
WATCH VIDEO. Austrian cable operator UPC has commenced offering its customers the possibility to watch the TV programmes of the past seven days following their broadcast.
German platform operator Media Broadcast has added the linear TV channels VIVA, Comedy Central, TLC and N24 Doku to its HbbTV-based hybrid DVB-T2 service Freenet TV Connect.
German car and motor sport channel Motorvision TV is now available on German OTT platform TV.de operated by social TV provider Couchfunk.