Germany

Sky Go users gain download options in Germany

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Sky in Germany has added offline-viewing functionality to its Sky Go mobile TV service, allowing users to download content to their smartphones and tablets. The… Read more

Sky Germany appoints new finance chief

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Sky in Germany has upped deputy chief financial officer, Simon Robson, to the CFO role. Robson will take up his new position in September and… Read more

Vectra changes channel line-up

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Polish cable operator Vectra is adding two new digital channels to its programming line-up, and dropping two existing services. The operator is making Germany-based Mainstream… Read more

Sky tests HDR TV in DFL Supercup broadcast

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Sky in Germany has concluded what it describes as another successful test of Ultra HD TV, airing coverage of women’s football’s DFL Supercup between VFL… Read more

Fox taking Bundesliga to entertainment channels

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Fox will simulcast the opening match of the German football league on its sport as well as its entertainment channels around the world. In what… Read more

Yahoo rolls out Livetext video messaging service

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Yahoo has launched Livetext, a new video-texting app, in five new countries including the UK, Germany and France. The service – which is also now… Read more

Digital and advertising boost for ProSiebenSat.1

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A strong performance from digital activities including subscription video-on-demand service Maxdome, along with a strong production and programme sales performance, helped contribute to a solid… Read more

WISI invests in Inca Systems

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German cable industry technology specialist WISI has made a strategic investment in Canadian video processing specialist Inca Systems. WISI said that the pair will work… Read more

ProSiebenSat.1 acquires programmatic ad leader

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German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has acquired a majority stake in advertising exchange platform Smartstream.tv, one of the major providers of video advertising space in Germany and… Read more

Pay TV powerhouse Sky passes 21 million subscriber mark

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A strong UK performance helped deliver exceptional full-year results for Sky, with the operator adding close to a million customers over the course of the… Read more

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