Allente picks Synamedia for OTT


Video software provider Synamedia announced that Nordic pay-TV provider Allente is deploying its latest SaaS solutions to protect all streamed TV and video content.

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3SS supports Austrian hybrid TV launch


Set-top box (STB) software provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) and connected home products specialist Skyworth Digital are supporting new 4K STBs launched by Austrian national broadcast network operator ORS for its hybrid simpliTV service.

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Phenix partners with Amusnet Gaming


Real-time streaming technology company Phenix partnered with Amusnet Gaming, until recently EGT Interactive, as part of the latter’s efforts to take live dealer gaming to a new level.

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Synamedia gives BT a sporting chance


Video software provider Synamedia revealed that its VIVID Compression platform was one of a range of partners to support UK broadcaster BT Sport’s 8K-UHD broadcast of the Saracens vs. Bristol Bears Gallagher Premiership Rugby in March 2022.

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Etisalat UAE adds smart apps


Etisalat UAE, part of e&, has chosen technologies and services from Synamedia and 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) to add a lean back TV experience for its direct-to-consumer (D2C) streaming service, Switch TV.


Metrological unveils Lightning partner programme


Comcast-owned Metrological launched its new Lightning partner programme as part of efforts to drive Lightning as a key global standard for TV app and UX development.


3SS supports Allente’s Nordic Android TV launch


3 Screen Solutions (3SS) was one of the partners involved in the launch of a hybrid Android TV service from Nordic pay-TV provider Allente via direct-to-home satellite, IPTV and OTT.

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Adding a personal touch


Amid overwhelming choice, the ability to provide a personalised experience can help broadcasters and content owners to differentiate their services. Indeed, as streaming services proliferate, companies should now focus on the customer experience, supported by data that allows them to engage contextually with each customer as a “segment of one”.

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castLabs ties with Lemonade.TV+


Digital video delivery specialist castLabs tied with interactive platform Lemonade.TV+ to “bring fan engagement to an entirely new level”.

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Deltatre adds new functionality to Axis UX management tool

2021-10-08T11:19:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Deltatre has unveiled a new suite of sport-focused features and functionality within its UX management tool Axis to support leagues, teams and federations.


Appear unveils JPEG XS, OTT and BISS support in latest X Platform update

2021-09-15T09:45:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Appear has unveiled the latest update to its X Platform for high-speed video networking, enhanced IP security and advanced compression for the remote production, contribution and distribution markets.


OSN goes live with ThinkAnalytics Think360 for personalised user experiences in Arabic

2021-09-10T08:36:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

OSN, a leading entertainment hub in the MENA region, has gone live with Think360 on its OSN Streaming service in more than 20 markets, providing subscribers with a personalised user experience, including an enhanced recommendations and search engine.


SES launches HD+ ToGo streaming app in Germany

2021-09-02T11:09:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

SES’s German HD media platform subscribers will now be able to access their favourite channels on their mobile devices with the launch of a new streaming app, HD+ ToGo.


Allente integrates Google Common Broadcast Stack, supported by Kaon and 3SS

2021-08-26T09:13:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Nordic pay-TV giant Allente has become one of the world’s first operators to complete Google Common Broadcast Stack integration on an Android TV Operator Tier set-top box. The project was completed in just six months thanks to close collaboration between Allente, Kaon Media, Nagra, Broadcom, 3SS and Google.


Elisa Estonia launches hybrid Android TV service powered by Nagra, Technicolor, Tech4home and 3SS

2021-08-18T10:00:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Estonian multiservice provider Elisa has gone live with its next-generation super-aggregated Elisa Elamus service. The new hybrid multiscreen offering, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier, is available via DVB-C (cable), DVB-T (terrestrial), IPTV and on all OTT platforms.


Wyplay powers Sky Connect for Sky Brasil

2021-08-13T15:15:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Wyplay has been selected to power Sky Connect, the latest 4K Android TV DVR which has just been launched by Sky Brasil.


Sportsnet, Deltatre and Firstlight Media partner to relaunch SN Now streaming service

2021-08-10T15:43:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Sportsnet has partnered with Deltatre and Firstlight Media to reimagine and relaunch Canadian sports streaming service SN Now to deliver an improved fan experience, high-quality streaming, and personalised and engaging viewing features.


Claro Sports launches TV apps to extend Its Tokyo Olympics streaming strategy

2021-08-06T09:03:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Latin American broadcaster Claro Sports, owned by America Movil, has released Apple TV and Android TV applications for sports fans across Central and South America to stream the Tokyo Olympics.

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Tata Sky Binge delivers aggregation across streaming apps, powered by ThinkAnalytics

2021-07-30T09:30:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Tata Sky, one of India’s leading content distribution platforms, is delivering OTT aggregation with the introduction of Tata Sky Binge. ThinkAnalytics’ Think360 cloud-based personalised content discovery and viewer engagement platform is now live on Tata Sky’s Binge Fire TV Stick service and Binge mobile app.


Medianet achieves success with SmartLabs multi-screen IPTV provision in Maldives

2021-07-28T11:59:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Medianet, the largest independent cable television provider in Maldives, has chosen SmartLabs to offer a multi-screen, multi-network IPTV streaming solution. The offering has gone live to Medianet’s existing subscribers and has the capacity to support a much higher number of users when tourism returns to its peak and the population ...