More than a quarter of German households (28%) are using streaming video services such as Amazon Prime Video, Netflix or maxdome.
German telco Deutsche Telekom will offer its mobile customers the possibility to use music and video streaming services from selected partners without reducing the high-speed data volume included in their tariffs from April 19, 2017.
Amazon Prime Video launched across 200 countries today, which is a commendable achievement.
Amazon Prime Video is now available to customers in more than 200 countries and territories around the globe.
Amazon has emerged as a new player in the ever-competitive sports rights market, Bloomberg has reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
Amazon will launch its Prime Instant Video platform in Italy, Spain and France before the end of 2016, according to Le Figaro.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 considers lodging a complaint at federal anti-trust authority Bundeskartellamt against the business practise of Amazon to offer its video-on-demand (VOD) service through Amazon Prime bundled with other services as this would constitute an illicit package deal.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has revamped its video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome 10 years after its launch to differentiate it more strongly from competitors including Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Watchever and Sky Online.
Netflix added an estimated 1.8 million UK members during 2015, according to Enders Analysis.
Amazon Prime members made The Man in the High Castle the most watched TV season on Prime Video this holiday by 4.5 times and doubled their total viewing hours of Prime Video titles, compared to 2014.