DW content now available on all Foxxum devices worldwide

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DW content now available on all Foxxum devices worldwide Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s international broadcaster offering news, features and documentaries covering everything from business, science and politics to arts, culture and sports, is now available on all Foxxum partner brands and devices worldwide, such as Blaupunkt, Haier, Hisense, Medion, Sharp and Vantage. The according app has been developed by Foxxum, leading provider of Smart TV solutions, itself and in close cooperation with DW. Depending on user‘s hardware, even live streaming will be available within the application.

The new app offers dynamic search and a very intuitive structure in order to get straight to the content desired, sorted in Latest, Programs, Lifestyle & Culture, Business, Politics & Society, Science & Health, Travel, Sports and Automotive. All content – live and on demand – will be available in German, English, Spanish and Arabic right from the start with more languages coming soon.

“Adding to our global satellite network, partner stations and online services, distributing our VOD and live TV content via smart TV and OTT solutions became an important part of our distribution strategy,” explains Petra Schneider, Director of Sales and Distribution at DW. “In one single step, Foxxum has proven to be a great addition to our partner network by opening doors to a wide range of devices and audiences in many different countries.”

“Bringing together hardware platforms and attractive, relevant content on an international scale - that‘s what Foxxum Smart TV solutions are about. With Deutsche Welle we now have another unique partner who represents high quality content in the strongest and purest possible way“, so Ronny Lutzi, CEO at Foxxum.

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About Deutsche Welle Deutsche Welle (DW) is Germany's international broadcaster and a trusted source for reliable, news and information with content in 30 languages. The flagship channel DW provides analysis and insights to viewers around the globe, reporting on important issues in English 24/7. With continuous news reports, special features and talk shows covering everything from business, science and politics to culture and sports, DW brings people closer to what matters most – made in Germany, made for minds.

About Foxxum - Smart TV excellence Foxxum is a global leader in the development, operation and commercial marketing for innovative Smart TV solutions. As an established pioneer in  the sector, Foxxum works closely with leading companies at all stages of the global consumer electronics value chain to develop Smart TV solutions – from silicon vendors to device manufacturers and network operators. Worldwide partnerships with premium broadcasters, the most  important video producers and distributors allow Foxxum to provide a best in class content portfolio containing the most important global content  brands as well as country specific local content providers. Foxxum‘s development and platform expertise offer viewers the best Smart TV user  experience possible, with innovative Smart TV technology, a global entertaining content portfolio and an outstanding design. Foxxum provides its clients with highly tailored, personal collaboration, which includes the possibility of jointly tapping into profitable revenue streams in a technology  sector with enormous growth potential. Further information can be found at www.foxxum.com

Morgentreu-Harbinger GmbH · Posadowskyanlagen 2 · D-04317 Leipzig · +49 341 2471 3461 · [email protected]

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company contact Foxxum:

press contact Foxxum:

Foxxum GmbH

Morgentreu-Harbinger GmbH

Ronny Lutzi

Frank Scheibe

Wall 55 D-24103 Kiel

Posadowskyanlagen 2 D-04317 Leipzig

E: [email protected] T: +49 431 260 4105 0 F: +49 431 260 4105 99

E: [email protected] T: +49 341 2471 3461 M: +49 1577 25 88 917

www.foxxum.com

www.morgentreu.de

company contact Deutsche Welle (DW): Deutsche Welle Anstalt des öffentlichen Rechts Benjamin Schnabel  Kurt-Schumacher-Str. 3 D-53113 Bonn E: [email protected]  www.dw.com

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Morgentreu-Harbinger GmbH · Posadowskyanlagen 2 · D-04317 Leipzig · +49 341 2471 3461 · [email protected]