RBB is the public broadcaster for the federal states of Berlin and Brandenburg. It produces and broadcasts one television channel and six radio stations in addition to providing a range of nteractive multimedia services including websites, mobile, teletext and HbbTV-based connected TV services.
In TV-RING, RBB’s role as a German public broadcaster is the content and service provider. It contributes its expertise in broadcast and HbbTV-based additional content provision, tailored to implementing the German TV-Ring pilot, together with IRT. RBB will help gaining user requirementsand explore the potential for technology- and service-related exploitation for the TV-Ring project. The research experience of RBB includes developing future usage patterns and scenarios, personalisation, content management and publication, dynamic user services creation and user testing and evaluation.