Minerva Networks and SDMC complete Android TV integration

2020-11-26T09:23:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Minerva Networks and SDMC have completed the integration of an Android TV-based solution for pay-TV operators.


TV 2 Sumo upgrades LG Smart TV apps with Norigin Media

2020-11-26T09:14:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

TV 2 Sumo, the OTT streaming service owned by Norwegian commercial public broadcaster TV 2, has upgraded its apps on LG Smart TVs. The new design is built across multiple LG WebOS models using Norigin Media’s TV App Framework.

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paus collaborates with Magine Pro to accelerate growth

2020-11-24T09:21:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

paus, a streaming app for independent films, is collaborating with Magine Pro to expand in a secure and scalable way leveraging Magine Pro’s OTT platform, bringing a greater library of independent films to more Android or iOS devices.


SmarDTV Global partners with tivù to showcase TV-Stick

2020-11-23T09:42:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

SmarDTV Global has unveiled its latest device - the TV-Stick - relying on DVB-CI Plus 2.0 and able to descramble live channels from tivù, the Italian satellite operator.

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Universal Electronics to provide voice-enabled remotes for Liberty Global STB

2020-11-09T09:42:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

The BLE voice-enabled remote from Universal Electronics has been selected to by Liberty Global for its new environmentally friendly set-top box.


Kaltura powers new cloud TV service for kids

2020-11-09T09:28:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Israeli media company RGE Group has selected Kaltura to launch its new cloud TV service for kids, BIGI.


Wiztivi TimelessUI Universe now RDK compatible

2020-11-09T09:18:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

TimelessUI Universe, Wiztivi’s flagship user interface product, is now compatible with RD; the company has also joined the RDK community as Preferred Member.

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Skyworth and 3SS partner to fast-track Android TV launches

2020-11-04T10:57:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

3 Screen Solutions (3SS) and Skyworth Digital have integrated their technologies to create a new STB platform optimised to enable faster Android TV service launches with world-class viewing experiences.


Minerva Networks offers personalised TV with Smart Highlights

2020-10-29T09:23:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Minerva Networks, a leading provider of management platforms for the delivery of advanced television services, has announced the availability of Smart Highlights.


Metrological partners with Fetch TV


Fetch TV and Metrological have announced a partnership that will see the Metrological Application Platform integrated onto the Fetch service. Fetch will also utilise the Metrological Lightning Framework to enhance the performance of the Fetch user interface.

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NPAW launches YOUBORA mobile app


Streaming video intelligence company Nice People at Work (NPAW) has launched a mobile application called YOUBORA that can be used by streaming service providers to maintain a constant vigilance over their platforms.

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Bitmovin and Teleport Media support Russian VoD


Bitmovin, a provider of video infrastructure for digital media companies, has partnered with Teleport Media, a video delivery technologies provider, to implement technological solutions for Okko, said to be one of the largest VoD services in Russia.


Metrological partners with Fetch TV


Fetch TV and Metrological have announced a partnership that will see the Metrological Application Platform integrated onto the Fetch service. Fetch will also utilise the Metrological Lightning Framework to enhance the performance of the Fetch user interface.

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DTG reveals watch parties, live polling and virtual sports lead the consumer charge


Executives from Facebook, BT Sports and Deltatre shared insight about live sports fans and innovation during the Digital Television Group (DTG) webcast ‘Live Sport: Are the Fans Driving Innovation?


Nagra secures TBC 4K service


Taiwan Broadband Communications (TBC) has chosen Nagra to secure its new Android TV 4K Ultra HD pay-TV service.


Broadpeak and 3SS partner on Android TV


Broadpeak and 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) have announced that the companies have integrated technologies to enable what they claim are superior Android TV viewing experiences.


Nagra to help drive hockey fan engagement in 10-year FIH deal


The International Hockey Federation (FIH), the world’s governing body for the sport of hockey, and Nagra have signed a ten-year partnership.


SoftAtHome debuts RDK-based UI


SoftAtHome has announced a new product based on the Reference Design Kit (RDK) open source software for the global video industry.

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The DTG looks towards the integration of broadcast and IP


The UK is one of the world’s most dynamic and technologically advanced TV landscapes, according to a forthcoming report from the Digital TV Group (DTG).


Strategic alliance in the cloud for AirTies and Sweepr


AirTies and Sweepr announce new alliance aimed at reducing service providers costs.


Tech Expert: Inside VR


Video: In this week’s Tech Expert, BAFTA Immersive Advisory Group chair Sol Rogers looks at virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality and beyond.