Sky Deutschland will add two more HD channels to its line-up on October 15. Fox HD and National Geographic Wild HD will be part of the operator’s basic Sky Welt bouquet.
Kabel BW has given details of the pricing on its Sky Deutschland packages, being introduced following last month’s landmark deal with the satellite platform.
Kabel BW has extended its agreement with Sky Deutschland, offering its subscribers all of the pay-TV platform’s programme packages as standalone products.
One of the architects of BSkyB’s success in the early 1990s is to join Sky Deutschland as executive vice president, programming.
Sky Deutchland subscribers will be able to see Astra’s HD+ bouquet of private broadcasters’ channels – RTL HD, Vox HD, RTL 2 HD, Sat.1 HD, ProSieben HD, Kabel eins HD, Sixx HD and Sport1 HD – from tomorrow (June 1).
German authorities searched homes and offices last Wednesday near Munich, in other states and in Luxembourg, as part of the ongoing investigation into the false subscriber numbers of the former pay-TV platform Premiere, now trading as Sky Deutschland.
If the recovery of Sky Deutschland could be judged on subscriber numbers alone, then the pay-TV operator is beginning to sit up in bed.
Sky Deutschland satellite subscribers will be able to receive the HD+ bouquet of channels from this summer, the broadcaster has confirmed. At a stroke, this raises the number of HD channels available on Sky Deutschland to 25.
Sky Deutschland says it has launched “the first truly integrated offering for TV entertainment of the future – Sky Go“, a multiscreen service for the web, a second TV set and mobile devices.
Sky Deutschland and Tele Columbus have announced the introduction of a triple play offer which comprises a 6 Mbps internet- and telephone flat rate, the cabler’s basic digital TV package and the Sky Welt package plus one Sky Premium package (Film, Sports or Bundesliga).