GigaTV


RTL Deutschland taps TeraVolt for GigaTV integration

RTL Deutschland has turned to Hamburg-based technology outfit TeraVolt to integrate the RTL+ streaming service into the Vodafone Deutschland GigaTV user interface. RTL aims to launch the RTL+ app on the Vodafone platform before the end of the year. RTL+ premium customers will then be able to access more than 55,000 hours of content in […]

Vodafone Deutschland replaces Horizon boxes, moves international packages to IP

Vodafone Deutschland has made its GigaTV Cable Box 2 the standard box across its entire German footprint, replacing the Horizon set-top used across the Unitymedia and Kabel Baden-Württemburg networks it acquired from Liberty Global. Vodafone is rolling out a new standardised set of international channel packages that are distributed over IP rather than via DVB-C […]

Vodafone Germany integrated Netflix in GigaTV

Vodafone Deutschland has integrated Netflix’s subscription video-on-demand service into its GigaTV advanced TV offering. Netflix’s service is now available on the GigaTV 4K UHD TV-capable set-top for consumption on the TV and on smartphones and tablets via the GigaTV app. Vodafone said that Netflix’s 1,200 hours of UHD content would now be avialble to Vodafone […]

Vodafone Germany to launch new advanced TV service in February

Vodafone Germany is to launch a new advanced TV platform, GigaTV, in February. The platform, which will integrate linear TV, on-demand video and apps from streaming services as well as multiscreen access to content via smartphones and tablets, will be available over the former Kabel Deutschland cable network. Vodafone Germany CEO Hannes Ametsreiter told Bild […]