European cultural channel Arte will transmit in Ultra HD on April 2, 2016 for the first time.
Unitel, the world’s largest production company specialised in classical music, wants to make Ultra HD the standard for its recordings of concerts, operas and theatre plays.
Arte has decided to suspend its contractual relations with the Polish public broadcaster TVP.
European cultural channel Arte has published an interactive app through which the broadcaster will offer its latest programmes in the areas of 360° video and virtual reality for tablets and smartphones.
European cultural channel Arte has launched its English and Spanish language versions on November 17, 2015, accompanying the existing German and French language versions.
From mid-November 2015, the Franco-German cultural channel Arte will be quadrilingual.
Peter Boudgoust, general director of Südwestrundfunk (SWR), the regional affiliate of German public broadcaster ARD serving Southwest Germany, will become the new president of European cultural channel Arte from January 1, 2016.
European cultural channel ARTE has made its catch-up TV service ARTE+7 and its music portal ARTE Concert available on the Apple TV set-top-box.
German telco Deutsche Telekom has integrated the catch-up service of European cultural channel ARTE into its domestic IPTV platform Entertain.
The shareholder assembly of Arte Deutschland TV has nominated the director general of SWR, the regional affiliate of German public broadcaster ARD for Southwestern Germany, for the presidency of European cultural channel Arte from January 1, 2016.