Television’s success story
The phenomenal success of television also continues unbroken in Germany. The medium has been informing and entertaining for some 60 years. The German viewing audience of almost 300 at the start of the 1950s has grown to more than 72 million. Television shows constitute subjects for small talk, sources of controversy, and social events. But how does television hold its own against the Internet and co.? How do flexible working hours and individual lifestyles fit with the fixed television schedule? The latest Life Report delivers surprising answers.