Deutsche Telekom to launch UHD on Entertain TV this year

Deutsche Telekom is more or less ready to start delivering UHD TV as part of its Entertain TV service and will launch channels later this year, according to Peter Kirchoff, VP of content at the German telco. Speaking on a panel session at MIPTV, Kirchoff said that Deutsche Telekom already offers some 4K content over-the-top […]

Horse & Country launching German channel

Equestrian interest channel Horse & Country TV is to launch a new channel for Germany later this year. The channel, which is currently present in the UK, the Republic of Ireland, The Netherlands, Sweden, and Australia, has teamed up with Deutsche Telekom to launch the German channel, which will be included as part of the […]

A&E launches in Germany

A+E Networks’ A&E channel has launched in German-speaking territories in Europe. The channel replaces The Biography Channel, taking over the latter’s frequency on distribution platforms. A&E is launching in both standard and high-definition formats, with the HD version available on the Kabelkiosk platform and Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain platform. The channel is available on Sky Deutschland […]

RTL channels back on Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain after three-year absence

RTL Group and Deutsche Telekom have settled a dispute over conditions for carriage of the former’s channels on the latter’s Entertain IPTV offering and RTL channels will now be available on Telekom’s service. Deutsche Telekom has meanwhile also said that it is expanding its offering with the launch of 24 new HD channels, including n-tv […]

Deutsche Telekom adds new Entertain channels

Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain IPTV service has added toddler channel BabyTV and Spiegel TV Wissen HD to its programming line-up, according to local reports. Fox International Channels-owned BabyTV will air 24 hours a day as part of the Entertain, Kids and BigTV packages. Spiegel TV Wissen HD (Knowledge) will be available in standard definition in the […]

France 24 Entertains in Germany

France 24 has expanded its distribution in Germany by signing a carriage deal with Deutsche Telekom. The English version of the channel is now available on Entertain, Deutsche Telekom’s IPTV platform. The deal will bring France 24 to an additional 1.3 million German households, taking its footprint in the country to over 20 million homes. […]