MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has formed a partnership with US online video platform provider Minerva Networks to offer turnkey, subscription-based and ad-funded OTT video services.
US video technology provider Kaltura has formed a strategic partnership with US TV data consulting company Dativa to develop the industry’s first data lake dedicated to cloud TV services.
German mobile network operator Telefónica Deutschland has found a new partner for a TV streaming service for the customers of its o2 brand.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has formed a partnership with German advertising insertion solutions provider Nowtilus.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has added a download function to its streaming service Sky Ticket, allowing users to watch movies and series without an internet connection.
Swiss media group Tamedia can go ahead with its plan to acquire the majority stake in streaming provider Zattoo.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has made its Sky Kids app available to all subscribers free of charge.
Alchimie will offer combat sports channel FightBox HD on its OTT platform Watch It in Austria and Switzerland.
German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will show the latest series from Awesomeness on its subscription video-on-demand service (SVOD) TV Now.
Dr Thomas Bellut, general director of German public broadcaster ZDF, calls for cross-linking the content of the various catch-up and on-demand services instead of attempting to set up a central OTT platform for all German TV broadcasters.