German commercial sports broadcaster Sport1 wants to launch a dedicated TV channel for the fans of computer and video games.
Christian Gruber will take over the duties of Patrick Fischer, chairman of the management of Sport1 Media, from September 1, 2018.
Axel Schrüfer is the new editor-in-chief digital and director digital of German sports broadcaster Sport1.
One year after Sport1 US HD, German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will also remove sister channel Sport1+ HD from its platform.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will show all matches of German football tournament DFB Cup live for another three years.
7TV, the joint German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, has added sports channel Sport1, news channel WELT (formerly N24) and documentary channel N24 Doku to its line-up.
The supervisory board of Constantin Medien has extended the contract with CEO Olaf Schröder for three years until December 31, 2021.
German sports broadcaster Sport1 has launched a new video platform bundling its complete online video and video-on-demand content at a central location.
OTT platform Zattoo has introduced a recording function in Germany.
German media company Constantin Medien will not sell its sports broadcaster Sport1 and advertising sales arm Sport1 Media.