On November 15, 2018, the main trial against five men accused of operating illegal card-sharing servers on a large scale began before the economic criminal chamber of the regional court in German town Regensburg.
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland is expanding the app portfolio of its multimedia platform Sky Q in Germany and Austria.
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland will add Netflix as an app to its multimedia platform Sky Q on November 15, 2018.
Sky Deutschland is embarking on a major HD offensive and will be the first TV broadcaster in Germany to commence switching off SD channels in the DTH satellite market.
The Federal German cartel office is currently examining the conformity with competition law of the cooperation between Sky Deutschland and Perform Group, operator of sports streaming service DAZN, for the broadcast of the UEFA Champions League in Germany.
Amazon Prime Video and Netflix have further expanded their customer base and are the two largest subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platforms in Germany.
Sky Deutschland subscribers can now control the Sky Q multimedia platform with their voice.
The UK’s Premier League will return to German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland in the coming season.
German erotic channel Beate-Uhse.TV will broadcast in HD quality on pay-TV platform Sky Deutschland from October 1, 2018.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will again offer a pop-up channel for Harry Potter fans.