German media company ProSiebenSat.1 and Japanese mobile messenger and mobile live broadcasting solutions provider Line Corporation have jointly launched a new mobile live streaming platform in Germany.
Amazon will shut down its DVD and Blu-ray rental service Lovefilm in Germany on October 31, 2017.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has extended its free-of-charge offer for sports fans.
The turnover generated by video-on-demand (VOD) services on the internet is expected to rise by 18% to €945 million in Germany in 2017.
Alain Polgar has taken over the position of general manager at German video-on-demand (VOD) service provider On Demand Deutschland.
German broadcast group ProSiebenSat.1 has founded a digital media alliance with its European counterparts TF1 Group (France) and Mediaset (Italy).
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has significantly expanded its investment in the Media Central platform provided by US technology company Avid.
German authors rights society GEMA has concluded a licence agreement with video portal YouTube settling a long lasting legal battle regarding royalties.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has set up Glomex -The Global Media Exchange, a B2B platform for trading premium video content.
Almost a quarter (23%) of internet users in Germany wanted to watch videos on the net which turned out to be inaccessible due to geoblocking.