German commercial broadcast group ProSiebenSat.1 will launch its Ultra HD (UHD) service on July 22, 2018 with a special edition of science programme Galileo.
The live coverage of German motorsports series DTM will move from ARD to Sat.1: The German commercial channel will show all races live and exclusive from 2018.
German commercial TV channels Sat.1 and ProSieben have commenced offering free live-streams of their programmes through their own TV apps for smartphones and tablets.
German commercial broadcasters Sat.1 and kabel eins will show the games of South-American football tournament Copa América live and exclusive for the first time in the channels’ history.
German commercial broadcaster Sat.1 will for the first time in its history show games of a UEFA European Football Championship live.
German commercial general interest channel Sat.1 has launched a subscription-based streaming portal for fighting sports fans.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will show the new seasons of reality shows Celebrity Big Brother and Big Brother 24 hours per day live and without commercial breaks.
German commercial TV broadcaster ProSieben Maxx will transmit live matches of the National Football League (NFL) from autumn 2015.
DTT households in German federal state Hessen will continue to be able to receive commercial TV channels on digital terrestrial frequencies.
The German adaption of Endemol’s reality series Celebrity Big Brother (in German: Promi Big Brother) which will launch on August 15, 2014 at 20.15 CET on commercial TV channel Sat.1 will be accompanied by a live-stream at maxdome.