German media company Tele München Gruppe (TMG) has made Filmtastic, its subscription video-on-demand service for cineastes, available on OTT platform Rakuten TV (formerly wuaki.tv) in Germany and Austria.
VOD service Wuaki.tv becomes Rakuten.tv
Wuaki.TV has become Rakuten TV, the result of a change of strategy of the Japanese Rakuten group, who owns the VOD service since 2012.
VOD driving German Ultra HD market
The majority of Ultra HD content in Germany’s TV and video market is provided by video-on-demand (VOD) services.
Wuaki reaches 4 million users in 12 countries
Wuaki, the streaming service owned by Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten, has announced that the number of users across Europe has reached four million.
Wuaki.TV expands to The Netherlands in Q1
Online on-demand streaming service Wuaki.tv will launch a commercial service in the Netherlands in the first quarter of next year.
Wuaki.TV expands to Portugal and The Netherlands
Streaming service Wuaki.TV will expand its T-VOD services to five more countries, including Portugal and The Netherlands by the end of the year.
Wuaki.tv reaches 2.5mi users in Spain
Wuaki.tv, the streaming movies and series T-VOD service, has increased its registered user base by 500,000 during the first six months of the year in Spain, reaching 2.5 million.
Freesat launches Wuaki.tv application
Freesat has launched an app for the video on demand service Wuaki.tv on its platform.
Wuaki.tv button comes to Hisense smart TVs
A dedicated Wuaki.tv button will be placed on the Hisense remote controls for its 2016 newly designed smart TV models.
A third of all films on VOD are European
European films make up a third of all films available on VOD in Europe, according to a new report from the European Audiovisual Observatory.