Smart Home

LG Alexa 2019

Giving a voice to TV


The trend is towards support for both built-in and third-party voice assistants as manufacturers work to accommodate more flexible living patterns, writes David Davies

Liam Friel

Tech Expert: Inside IoT


Video: In this week’s Tech Expert, Liam Friel explains the technology behind the internet of things and its impact on media and entertainment.

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Sky inks multi-year deal for Disney+


Comcast backed pay-TV operator Sky announced today a multi-year deal securing Disney+ for its UK and Ireland customers available on Sky Q with Now TV.

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Streaming surges in Australia with 6m terabytes of data consumed


Some 71% of Australian households paid for at least one streaming service in 2019 according to the latest study from the ACMA.

ISE 2020

ISE 2020: Communication technology rampant


XR, Esports, smart buildings, and the evolution of screens are some of the core topics being discussed at this week’s ISE conference. Adrian Pennington investigates the AV Tech show.

Fire TV Cube Living Room

Speaker smarts: Conversational AI and content delivery


Smart speakers and their AI controllers are revolutionising how we consume music and spoken word, but are broadcasters and platforms fully exploiting their capabilities for other content, such as video? And how can we trust what the AI offers us?