German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland will launch its multimedia platform Sky Q in Germany and Austria in May 2018.
TV streaming provider Zattoo is focusing its B2C business on the core markets Switzerland and Germany and will discontinue its B2C offer in the UK, Spain and Denmark in May 2018.
Sweden’s largest cable operator Com Hem has chosen German multiscreen software company 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) to provide the custom launcher solution for its new Android TV 4K hybrid set-top-box.
The users of German IPTV platform waipu.tv can now receive films from Netzkino following a collaboration agreement reached with the streaming provider of free movies.
OTT provider Magine TV Deutschland separates itself from Swedish parent company Magine Holding AB to operate as an independent company in the German market.
French content distribution company Alchimie has launched subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service Okidoki on OTT platform Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.
EXCLUSIVE. Marking the first time in German-speaking Europe, Swiss telecommunications provider Salt is offering pay-TV channels as part of its basic TV package.
The Federation of German Consumer Organisations (vzbv) has criticised the fact that freely accessible audiovisual online content such as TV live streams or catch-up services can continue to be restricted to domestic viewers by geo-blocking,
Japanese advertising company Dentsu wants to become a shareholder in UK-based Perform Group, operator of live sports streaming portal DAZN.
7TV, the joint German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, has added sports channel Sport1, news channel WELT (formerly N24) and documentary channel N24 Doku to its line-up.