German entertainment channel Anixe has terminated its digital terrestrial television (DTT) distribution in metropolitan area Stuttgart.
German cable operator Kabel Deutschland has integrated content from German news channel N24 into the catch-up TV service of its video-on-demand (VOD) portal Select Video.
The German monopoly commission Bundeskartellamt has given the go-ahead for the takeover of all news channel N24 by Axel Springer publishers.
German publishing house Axel Springer is buying the N24 news channel from N24 Media GmbH.
Four channels from the ProSiebenSat.1 group will remain on digital terrestrial in Bavaria.
N24 will be the first German news channel broadcasting in HD. Starting July 1, it will be available exclusively on the HD+ platform via satellite following an agreement between N24, SES Astra and HD+. N24 is the eleventh broadcaster joining HD+. At the beginning of June, Nickelodeon HD and Comedy Central HD joined HD+.