German cable operator Tele Columbus agreed with Vodafone Kabel Deutschland to acquire its stake in regional cable company KMS.
Sky Deutschland has signed a multi-year contract extension for back-up services with MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES.
Eurosport 1 has launched on DTT in Germany on April 1, 2016 in Munich, Nuremberg and Stuttgart.
Munich’s city broadcaster münchen.tv will become the first German local TV channel to launch a regular HD service.
Munich-based local TV broadcaster münchen.tv will terminate its DTT distribution in Munich and southern Bavaria on May 31, 2015 at its own request, according to Bavarian media authority BLM.
German TV broadcaster Discovery Networks Deutschland will distribute women’s channel TLC instead of men’s channel DMAX via DTT in Munich in future.
Discovery Communications Deutschland can broadcast its women’s channel TLC instead of men’s channel DMAX via DTT in Munich from January 1, 2015.
Bayerischer Rundfunk and the IRT are planning a DVB-T2 test network in Munich running MPEG-H Part 2 HEVC (H.265) compression. It will enable manufacturers to test the required new reception devices.
Discovery Deutschland’s male-skewed DMAX is launching on DTT in Munich on September 2.
RTL Deutschland will today, Wednesday July 31, switch off its DVB-T broadcasts in the Munich area.