German media company ProSiebenSat.1 wants to start joint initiatives in video streaming, technology as well as monetisation with its partners of the European Media Alliance (EMA).
German TV platform Freenet TV has added action sports channel ran Fighting to its line-up.
RTL Group does not intend to accept ProSiebenSat.1’s invitation to participate in the latter’s joint German streaming venture with Discovery for the time being.
German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has appointed Nick Thexton to the newly created position of Chief Technology Officer, as the company continues to advance the technological transformation of its business.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery are extending the management of their joint streaming service around CEO Alexandar Vassilev, scheduled to launch in summer 2019.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 will establish a new executive committee on holding level following the departure of two board members.
Rüdiger Böss, Executive Vice President Content Acquisitions and Sales at ProSiebenSat.1, has decided to leave the German media company at the end of the year after over 25 years.
The TV channels of German commercial broadcast groups RTL and ProSiebenSat.1 are now available in HD quality on German OTT platform TV Spielfilm live at no extra charge.
German media group ProSiebenSat.1 is expanding its eSports activities: 7Sports, the company’s sports business unit, is forming a joint venture with international eSports portal eSports.com.
German internet TV platform waipu.tv makes nine new video-on-demand (VOD) channels in HD quality available to its users.