German teleshopping broadcaster 1-2-3.tv will continue to use the technical services of MX1 and has extended its contract with the subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES for several years.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has commenced offering its Austrian news service 4News as a TV channel via cable and satellite.
Swedish video solutions provider Accedo is powering seven new video-on-demand (VOD) services for German media company ProSiebenSat.1 through its cloud-based application publishing and configuration platform Accedo AppGrid.
ProSiebenSat.1 has acquired a 14% stake in US-based global video service Pluto TV for “a high single digit” amount, according to the German media company.
Eurosport 1 has commenced offering its linear TV channel as a free-of-charge live-stream on the internet in Germany.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland had added ARD-Mediathek, the catch-up TV service of public broadcaster ARD, to its Roku-powered Sky TV Box.
The web-TV service for young viewers from the German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will be called funk and launch on October 1.
German free-of-charge video-on-demand (VOD) service Netzkino has rolled out an app for games console Xbox One.
Austrian public broadcaster ORF has launched a multiscreen streaming platform for classical music lovers.
3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a German provider of customised multiscreen software solutions, has launched 3Ready, a new multi-device OTT front-end solution for IPTV and VOD platforms.