Amazon – The Video All-Star

  You might have read some news around Amazon and the video business in the last weeks: Prime Video on Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain,  extension of FireTV with a HDD, just …

Disney acquires 21st Century Fox

The M&A activities in the TMT market are heating up. Disney and Fox, the re-started talks between Vodafone and Liberty Global or the fight around MTG, just to mention some. …

Launch of 1&1 Digital-TV

Our latest snapshot covers the recent (Re-) Launch of 1&1 Digital TV. This is pretty interesting out of various reasons, just to mention three: – Entertainment in particular TV remains …

Linear TV Market Insights Germany

Pretty much every day we learn about new digital initiatives in the video market trying to bypass the traditional model of channels as content aggregators for linear distribution. E.g. Viacom …

Disney is leaving Netflix

Our latest snapshot covers the recent announcement from Disney to pull its recent movies from the Netflix service in the US. We had a look at the availability of major …

UHD: The new top of the mountain!

Video quality reaches the new top of the mountain! Now with most VoD players in the German marketplace offering UHD content, it definitely can no longer be ignored as the …

Old Wine in New Bottles: Originals

Old Wine in New Bottles… and Quality Wine It Is! With Netflix and Amazon blazing the trail with award-winning own-productions and revolutionizing the existing value chain, more and more players …

Launch of waipu.tv

The entertainment world is moving to IP! waipu.tv just recently launched its OTT service in Germany, going heads-up with the likes of Zattoo and trying to become a substitute for …