Perform launches DAZN sports streaming service in Japan

James Rushton

Sports rights group Perform has followed up the launch of its DAZN live streaming service in Germany by launching the OTT TV service in Japan.… Read more

Sky Germany’s UHD channels to broadcast on SES

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Sky Germany will be launching its two new Ultra HD channels via satellite operator SES’s prime orbital position of 19.2 degrees East this autumn. Sky… Read more

Sky in Germany to launch pop-up Star Wars channel


Sky in Germany is due to launch a pop-up Star Wars channel in October to broadcast all seven Star Wars films around the clock. Sky… Read more

Sky Deutschland to launch 4K UHD box and sports channels


Sky Deutschland is to launch a new 4K Ultra HD set-top and channels in the autumn. The Sky+ Pro box will be rolled out along… Read more

Vivendi reportedly edging towards compromise deal with Mediaset

The Vivendi office is seen in Paris on Wednesday, May 17, 2006.

Vivendi may make a new proposal to Mediaset following the acrimonious collapse of its previously agreed strategic partnership with the Italian broadcaster and could use… Read more

Amazon Germany may pick up season two of Deutschland 83

Deutschland 83

Amazon Prime Video Germany looks set to pick up first-run rights to the second instalment of Deutschland 83, with its linear broadcaster wavering on a… Read more

Sky reportedly planning to launch Now TV in Spain


Sky is planning to expand its presence in more European markets, kicking off with the launch of a version of its Now TV online service… Read more

Tele Columbus confirms advanced TV launch plan

Tele Columbus CEO and chairman, Ronny Verhelst.

German cable operator Tele Columbus has confirmed plans to launch its Espial-powered advanced TV service in December, following a successful trial of the service that… Read more

Sky Germany adds ARTE, ZDF to its Sky Online TV box


Sky in Germany is adding new apps from public broadcasters ARTE and ZDF to its Roku-powered Sky Online TV – now dubbed Sky Ticket –… Read more

Deutsche Telekom grows TV base 5.1% year-on-year

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Deutsche Telekom grew its total IPTV, satellite and cable TV customer base 5.1% year-on-year to 3.96 million in the second quarter. The operator said that… Read more