The TV set is still first choice for TV and video consumption in German households despite the growing popularity of smartphones and tablets, but viewing habits change.
The turnover generated by video-on-demand (VOD) services on the internet is expected to rise by 18% to €945 million in Germany in 2017.
Series are the most used content on paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services in Germany.
Swedish video solutions provider Accedo is powering seven new video-on-demand (VOD) services for German media company ProSiebenSat.1 through its cloud-based application publishing and configuration platform Accedo AppGrid.
The paid-for on demand service VoD+ will shortly close due to strong competition in the Polish market.
German free-of-charge video-on-demand (VOD) service Netzkino has rolled out an app for games console Xbox One.
3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a German provider of customised multiscreen software solutions, has launched 3Ready, a new multi-device OTT front-end solution for IPTV and VOD platforms.
German ad-supported video-on-demand (VOD) service Netzkino has launched on streaming box Apple TV.
Foxconn, one of the world’s largest consumer electronics manufacturers, will equip its TV devices with white label smart TV portal solutions from German technology and software development company NetRange.
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland has expanded its family entertainment proposition in the on-demand area through its recently launched Sky Kids app.