International news, background information and cultural highlights from Germany’s international broadcaster now available on any connected TV
Uniondale, NY, May 30, 2011Bianor and Deutsche Welle join forces to bring the German broadcaster’s on-demand videos to connected TV screens around the globe. Deutsche Welle produces news, background information and cultural highlights worldwide, creating a platform for intercultural dialogue. Its on-demand video library is now part of iMediaShare’s video channel lineup – available both in English and German.
Bianor’s iMediaShare is a mobile solution that enables users to personalize their TV experience. It provides easy access to video and audio content from various sources to let people enjoy their favorite content on any connected TV. iMediaShare transforms the mobile handset into a personal all-in-one media manager that combines content portability with seamless media streaming and TV remote control functionality.
“The content quality is key to great TV experience. We are very excited to partner with Deutsche Welle and to deliver content from this leading broadcaster to the international audience”, says Metodi Filipov, Bianor’s Managing Director. “On-demand video consumption gains popularity as more people want to be in full control of what and when they watch. Unlike traditional TV broadcasting solutions iMediaShare is specifically designed to address these needs”, adds Metodi Filipov.
“Working with a company, as innovative as Bianor, provides us with a great opportunity to expand into new areas of business”, says Petra Schneider, Deutsche Welle Director of Distribution. ”We really do have something for every iMediaShare user in our selection of on-demand content which ranges from business and politics to sports, music, lifestyle and art – all produced in the heart of Europe”.
iMediaShare serves over a million media items monthly, and over 2,500 new users join the community every day to enjoy the convenience of on-demand media. iMediaShare is available for free for iPhone and Android platforms.
About Deutsche Welle
Deutsche Welle is Germany’s international broadcaster. With DW-TV, DW-RADIO and DW-WORLD.DE, the company produces news, background information and cultural highlights worldwide, while creating a platform for intercultural dialogue. Deutsche Welle is a respected and credible source of information that reaches more than 86 million listeners and viewers worldwide every week and distributes programming and services via a global satellite network, partner stations (rebroadcasting) and on the Internet, as well as utilizing modern forms of media like podcasting, live-streaming, newsletters, mobile offers and RSS services.