ProSiebenSat.1 Group has acquired the outstanding 50% of the shares in the streaming platform Joyn from Warner Bros. Discovery for an undisclosed fee.
Constanze Gilles joins TV streaming provider Zattoo as General Manager Direct-to-Consumer (DTC).
Discovery plans to launch its streaming service Discovery+ in Germany and Austria in summer 2022.
German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has announced plans to put streaming platform Joyn at the centre of its digital strategy.
Videociety, the video-on-demand (VOD) subsidiary of German media company Splendid Medien, is taking over online video store maxdome from ProSiebenSat.1/Discovery joint venture Joyn.
Joyn, the joint German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, is now offering the TV channels of public broadcaster ARD with HbbTV.
ScreenHits TV will offer Joyn, the streaming service operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, on its aggregator platform when it launches in Germany at the end of July 2021.
European culture channel ARTE can now be received as a live-stream on German OTT platform Joyn.
Faced with growing competition by globally uniform players such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+, RTL Group wants to focus more strongly on its core brand RTL.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery have added the first third-party channels to the pay-TV section of their joint German streaming platform Joyn.