This is the MediathekSuche.de app, specifically adapted for Smart-TVs running Android TV.
Please note that most content searchable through this app is IP geo-blocked by the originating media center and might not be accessible if you're outside Germany or Europe.
All Media Centers under one roof
This app enables you to search all the larger and in sum nearly all German TV catch-up TV portals / media centers at once - those of public broadcasters and of commercial stations.
Videos on Demand
In most cases, you can start streaming videos right from the app with public broadcasting stations - and for commercial broadcasters through the browser. Depending on TV station and availability, the app will also prompt for the dedicated media center app of a respective providing station. Yes, streaming can be this easy. And as the app is running directly on your Smart-TV or your Set-Top-Box, you can start binging your favorite videos right away, without leaving your sofa.
In case the app's built-in player is not fully working on your device, you can configure a different one from all the players available on your device for playback.
Missed an airing? No problem!
Regardless if it was the latest episode of Tagesschau, a politics magazine, talkshows or regional coverage, an issue of Weltspiegel, Tagesthemen, heute Journal, a show, documentaries or regional news: Every single day German public broadcasting and commercial providers are generating tons of up to date informational programming and entertainment for their media centers and most of it is accessible for catch up by you. MediathekSuche is your tap into these vast resources, right at your fingertips.
This is MediathekSuche
Easy and swift access is the most important feature of this app. You can search content in fulltext or browse results by station or date.
Navigation has been adapted to the special needs of operating search and the app via a TV remote control. This way MediathekSuche as Android App is easy to use from the convenience of your sofa.
And especially for a living room setting, we've added an optional dark theme (Dark Mode)!
MediathekSuche.de - Simply the "betterrr" Media Center.