RBB, the affiliate of German public broadcaster ARD serving federal states Berlin and Brandenburg, has extended the HbbTV offer available to viewers via the red button on the remote control.
German internet TV platform waipu.tv has introduced a restart function enabling viewers to set an ongoing TV show back to the beginning.
German streaming service TV Spielfilm live will shut down its free Basic package on October 1, 2018, a spokeswoman of operating company Hubert Burda Media confirmed to Broadband TV News.
Internet TV provider Zattoo has commenced offering selected TV channels in Full HD quality (1080p/50) in Germany.
Eurosport 1 HD has joined OTT platform Zattoo in Germany as part of subscription package Zattoo Premium.
Ocilion, the Austrian provider of end-to-end IPTV solutions for network operators, will add 22 pay-TV channels to its line-up, 20 of them in HD quality.
German home-shopping broadcaster QVC Deutschland has made its whole TV channel family available in SD and HD quality on OTT platform Zattoo.
Internet TV provider Zattoo has launched a restart function in Germany enabling its users to watch a currently running TV show from the beginning.
Deutsche Telekom will launch a new generation if its IPTV platform Entertain on May 2, 2016.
The BBC iPlayer is to add restart functionality on its PC version, meaning viewers can watch a show from the start, without waiting for a show to end.