Content Innovation Awards 2016 – the evening in pictures

Award Winners 2016

Maxdome commissions first original series


Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1-owned subscription video-on-demand service Maxdome has commissioned its first original series. The broadcaster-owned service has teamed up with well-known German producer-director and actor Christian… Read more

Maxdome launches on high-speed trains

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German video-on-demand service Maxdome is now available on high-speed trains following a deal between its owner ProSiebenSat.1 and Deutsche Bahn. Maxdome will be available to… Read more

Maxdome taps Ostmodern for SVOD redesign


Germany’s Maxdome worked with digital product design firm Ostmodern on the recent redesign of its subscription video-on-demand service, it has been revealed. Ostmodern said that… Read more

Maxdome partners with Accedo on SVOD update

ProSiebenSat.1-owned subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, Maxdome, has partnered with video app specialist Accedo on the newest version of its service. The recently updated Maxdome includes… Read more

ProSiebenSat.1 introduces curation for Maxdome

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ProSiebenSat.1-owned German video-on-demand provider Maxdome is launching a curated service as the third leg of its three-stage project to refresh the offering. Users of the… Read more

Tele Columbus to add Maxdome to offering

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German cable operator Tele Columbus is to add ProSiebenSat.1-owned on-demand service Maxdome to its offering from mid-2016. The SVoD service will be offered by Tele… Read more

Friend or foe: OTT and pay TV services


With Netflix forging multiple distribution deals in Europe, cable and IPTV pay TV operators are increasingly welcoming OTT services on board. Stuart Thomson explores some of the issues raised. Is OTT a friend or foe… Read more

Maxdome CEO to exit

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German VOD service Maxdome is saying goodbye to its CEO for the second time in four months. Lesley MacKenzie, who is also executive VP of entertainment at Maxdome parent ProSiebenSat.1, is leaving the business to… Read more

Maxdome adds MPEG-DASH support

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German video-on-demand service Maxdome has added MPEG-DASH support in partnership with content security specialist Irdeto.  ProSiebenSat.1-owned Maxdome is using Irdeto Rights to support different DRM solutions for web browsers through a deployment combining MPEG-DASH and Widevine.… Read more