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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 ...


WoWow equips streaming service with NPAW’s advanced video intelligence

2021-07-26T09:38:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

WoWow, a premium satellite television station in Japan, has integrated NPAW video intelligence, in collaboration with its partner in Japan Innotech Corporation, enabling premium access to live and on-demand content from user’s devices such as smartphones and tablets.


Allente launches B2B hospitality TV service powered by 3SS

2021-07-23T08:40:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Major Nordic region pay-TV provider Allente has chosen 3SS’ 3READY Product Framework to power its new B2B entertainment offering for the hospitality industry.

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Universal Electronics provides voice-enabled Android remotes and QuickSet technologies to Claro Colombia

2021-07-12T11:26:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Universal Electronics (UEI) has started shipping voice-enabled remote controls to Claro Colombia, the country’s largest cable and telecommunications provider. The Android TV voice-enabled remote control is powered by UEI’s chip technology with Bluetooth Low Energy and infrared control capabilities.


ShortsTV expands its global presence with Amagi Cloudport

2021-07-09T13:11:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

ShortsTV is expanding its presence to EMEA, Latin America, India and Nepal though Amagi’s centralised cloud-based platform. Being a traditional broadcast TV network, ShortsTV has opted to employ standard managed playout services through Amagi Cloudport.


Latin American AVOD provider Riivi chooses Norigin Media

2021-06-30T09:23:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Riivi, an OTT streaming service provider in Latin America, has chosen Norigin Media to provide smart TV app testing and validation ahead of its expansion to connected TV devices.


MediaKind enables end-to-end low latency streaming of live sporting events for Portugal’s MEO

2021-06-29T10:18:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Altice Portugal’s MEO has deployed MediaKind’s low latency streaming solution to enhance its live coverage of the UEFA European Championship this summer.


Megacable improves QoE With Broadpeak’s CDN and multicast ABR solutions

2021-06-24T12:27:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Megacable, one of the largest triple play providers in Mexico, has optimised the delivery of its Xview+ streaming service with Broadpeak solutions.


M7 broadcasting Euro 2020 in UHD to Dutch fans via SES

2021-06-22T12:13:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Pay-TV provider M7 Group, a subsidiary of Canal+, is delivering UEFA Euro 2020 matches live in UHD to Dutch subscribers of Canal Digitaal from 11 June to 11 July, following an agreement with SES and Dutch public broadcaster NPO.


Telecine Play serves international movies and series plus local content

2021-06-22T12:10:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Accedo has worked with Telecine to deploy an updated version of Telecine Play, a video service offering premium movie and series content to subscribers in Brazil. The updated version will initially be available across Samsung Smart TV devices.


24i acquires pay-TV platform Nordija to grow TVaaS proposition

2021-06-14T14:12:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

End-to-end video streaming specialist 24i has acquired privately held Danish pay-TV platform Nordija.


Deltatre launches new fan engagement functionality in Diva OTT video player

2021-06-14T13:50:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Deltatre has unveiled a new suite of fan engagement functionality to sport and media clients in its over-the-top (OTT) video player Diva.

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BT Unveils New 4K HDR Set Top Box

2021-06-08T11:38:00+01:00By Staff writer

BT TV has unveiled a new 4K HDR, Dolby Atmos-enabled set top box.


ORS launches hybrid DVB+OTT Smart TV apps powered by 3SS

2021-05-26T08:59:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Austria’s national broadcasting services provider ORS has launched three smart TV apps, designed, engineered and delivered by 3SS, for its new simpliTVservice.


TiVo Corporation to acquire MobiTV assets

2021-05-24T10:30:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Xperi subsidiary TiVo Corporation has been selected as the successful bidder at auction to acquire the assets of application-based pay-TV video delivery solutions provider MobiTV. The acquisition is in connection with MobiTV’s recently announced Chapter 11 bankruptcy process.


TCC goes live with next-gen hybrid Android TV service with SDMC and 3SS

2021-05-10T08:55:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Uruguayan cable and OTT service provider TCC has gone live with its next-generation hybrid TV platform, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier. The new service is enabled by SDMC’s DV8545-C STB and powered by the 3READY Product Framework from 3SS.


Proximus selects Velocix’s CDN to scale-out IP video streaming services


Belgium’s Proximus has scaled-out its Pickx multi-screen video service using Velocix’s content delivery network (CDN) technology.


bmt extends HD capacity agreement with SES

2021-04-29T10:09:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Bayerische Medien Technik (bmt) has extended its partnership with SES in a multi-year agreement to continue using SES’s satellites at its prime TV neighbourhood at ASTRA 19.2 degrees east to broadcast Bavarian local TV channels in HD.


NativeWaves joins the IABM

2021-04-19T08:48:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Austrian solutions provider NativeWaves has joined the International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers (IABM).