COCO FAME news 2013 multithek screen
"Multithek" combines TV and Internet, and offers a wide range of media libraries and additional services such as news, sport, shopping, music and weather. Fraunhofer FOKUS

Hybrid media portal multithek can now also be received via satellite

News from Dec. 09, 2013

From December 3, 2013, all satellite households in Germany receive the multithek on Astra 19.2 ° Transponder113 nationwide. Fraunhofer FOKUS’ competence center Future Applications and Media (FAME) and MEDIA BROADCAST developed in a joint collaboration this pioneering hybrid media portal.

MEDIA BROADCAST, the leading service provider for the broadcast and media industry in Germany, has launched the first hybrid media portal for DVB-T in February 2013. Called multithek, the new portal offers a wide range of media libraries and additional services such as news, sport, shopping, music and weather. Based on the HbbTV standard, multithek delivers an enjoyable television experience which combines TV and Internet. For this portal FAME demonstrates with growing success their longtime experience and competency in developing connected and hybrid TV solutions.