Following Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has also decided to continue broadcasting its free-TV channels unencrypted in SD resolution via the Astra satellite system (19.2 degrees East).
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.
German regional telco M-net has taken five further TV channels aboard its multiscreen IPTV platform M-net TVplus.
German cable operator Unitymedia will add three new unencrypted TV channels to its proposition on September 20, 2016.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 will launch free-to-air documentary channel kabel eins Doku on September 22, 2016.
German commercial news broadcaster N24 will launch a documentary channel in autumn 2016.
The documentary channel currently prepared by German media company ProSiebenSat.1 will carry the name kabel eins Doku.