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).
The free-TV channels of German commercial broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will continue to be available in SD quality unencrypted via Astra (19.2° East) until at least 2024.
Joyn, the German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, is launching Primetime, a linear free-TV channel for fans of US films and series.
German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) strengthens its leadership team with Bernd Wendeln.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery have expanded their joint German streaming service Joyn with premium version Joyn Plus+.
German commercial TV channel Sat.1 will continue to broadcast the races of motorsport series DTM live and exclusively.
Italian media group Mediaset has acquired further 5.5% in the share capital of German media company ProSiebenSat.1, increasing its total shareholding to 15,1%.
7Sports, a subsidiary of German media company ProSiebenSat.1, has increased its stake in eSports GSA from 50% to 100%.
The first potential buyers are reportedly circling the production business of German media company ProSiebenSat.1.
German multiscreen software solutions provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) is focusing on its 3Ready product framework for Android TV at IBC 2019 which is being featured in Android TV showcases and next-generation TV demos by many exhibitors.