More than half (51%) of all German households now own a smart TV set. In 2018 it was 46%, in 2017 just 42%.
YouTube has returned to Amazon Fire TV, with the official app available worldwide on Fire TV Stick (2nd Gen), Fire TV Stick 4K, Fire TV Cube, Fire TV Stick Basic Edition and all Fire TV Edition smart TVs.
The latest issue of Ampere Analysis Barometer says that Netflix extends online video reach over Facebook.
International distribution and media agency Quintus Media has inked a deal with factual producer and distributor Off The Fence.
Universal Music Group and YouTube have teamed up to remaster iconic music videos from standard definition to HD.
The Ukrainian regulator National Council has asked Google to prevent the blocking of its satellite TV channel ATR T (TK-Atlant-SV) on YouTube.
YouTub has signed a deal with Major League Baseball to stream 13 games during the 2019 season globally — free for viewers to watch and available exclusively through YouTube in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico.
International broadcasters BBC World Service, Deutsche Welle (DW), France24 and Voice of America (VoA) have launched a Turkish-language news channel.
Amazon and Google have settled their dispute and have come to an agreement on their streaming services.
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland extends Sky Q with third-party apps from YouTube and ARTE, a kids and energy saving mode, programme trailers and more personalised recommendations.