Austrian public broadcaster ORF has expanded its HbbTV portal ORF Smart with new services.
German platform operator Media Broadcast has expanded the hybrid service Freenet TV Connect accompanying DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV with new channels and a video-on-demand (VOD) offering.
Austrian media authority KommAustria has rejected plans by public broadcaster ORF to set up its own YouTube channel.
Austrian technical service provider ORS wants to launch a new HD platform on Astra (19,2° East) this summer.
Austrian public broadcaster ORF wants to set up a video-on-demand (VOD) service for classical music lovers.
Austrian public broadcaster ORF has expanded the video-on-demand (VOD) service Flimmit in which it recently became a shareholder and introduced a flat fee subscription.
Austrian public broadcaster ORF would be open to taking German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF on-board its video-on-demand (VOD) portal Flimmit which ORF wants to establish as a counterweight against US platform Netflix which is currently preparing its launch in German-speaking Europe.
Austria’s public TV and radio broadcaster ORF wants to build up a domestic competitor to Netflix and plans to take over Austrian video-on-demand (VOD) provider Flimmit for this purpose.