HbbTV app for new series on KiKA online developed by Fraunhofer FOKUS and rbb
News from Dec. 01, 2014
Since November 17, 2014 at KiKA on prime time at 8:10 pm a new series for young people is running: The first season of "verknallt und abgedreht" is broadcasted until December 18, 2014 every week from Monday to Thursday. Accompanying KiKA offers an HbbTV app, which was developed by Fraunhofer FOKUS for the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb).
This app provides on TV, in addition to the actual series, image galleries, watching all the episodes again and participating in voting and retrieving additional information about the people of the series and numerous interviews with them.
The innovation projects Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb) develop together with the editors of rbb concepts for promising new program formats, second screen functionalities, barrier-free media, usability, HbbTV, Social TV and digital archives. Fraunhofer FOKUS is implementing the plans and concepts of rbb and puts new technical offers into practice and on the TV screen.