The consumer electronics (CE) industry expects to increase its turnover in Germany in this year’s Christmas sales period by 2.3% to more than €8.5 billion compared with 2013, according to German industry association gfu.
Vodafone Deutschland will offer subscription video-on-demand service Netflix to its customers from November 12, 2014.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has made its subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) portal Snap available on multimedia stick Google Chromecast.
The TV set stays indispensable for the majority of Germans.
French OTT provide TeVolution is adding apps for Android and iOS tablets to its offer.
Tablets have become mainstream consumer devices in the UK with more than half of 16-44s now having access to them.
Tablet owners are significantly more likely to use OTT service apps such as Netflix than those offered by both TV networks and operators, according to The Diffusion Group.
German public broadcaster ARD has modernised the design and functionality of its catch-up TV portal ARD Mediathek.
Chellomedia’s Dutch premium sports channel Sport1 has launched its TV Everywhere app for Android, Sport1 Go.
SPB TV, a provider of technology solutions for mobile, IP and OTT TV, announces that the latest version of SPB TV mobile TV app has been pre-loaded on all Rolsen tablets.