German commercial TV group ProSiebenSat.1 and cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW have expanded their cable carriage agreement.
Germany’s second-largest cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has secured a movie package from US studio Universal for its video-on-demand (VOD) service.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW will give its mobile TV service Horizon TV a new name: The OTT offering which enables live TV on tablets, smartphones and laptops and the corresponding apps for Apple and Android devices will be called Horizon Go from July 15, 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has made its mobile add-on service Horizon TV available to Android devices.
US media company Liberty Global considers further acquisitions in Germany.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW will offer its customers in federal states North-Rhine Westphalia, Hessen and Baden-Württemberg the possibility to receive public TV channels ARD and ZDF as live-streams on mobile networks through its internet platform Horizon TV from June 11, 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW reports growing demand for its multimedia box horizon in Q1 2014 with more than 40,000 new customers having opted for the device which acts as the central hub for providing the household with media content.
Universal Networks International Germany will extend the reach of its pay-TV channel Universal Channel in Germany and roll out the service to Austria and Switzerland.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has commenced carriage of two new digital TV channels.