TVConnect 2017: March 28-30, 2017: ExCeL, London
NAGRA cardless content protection selected by Platco in South Africa
Nov 14, 2016 – NAGRA (SIX:KUD.S) has announced that its cardless content protection solution was selected by Platco Digital, South Africa’s fastest growing direct-to-home service provider, to secure the newest deployments of its OpenView HD platform.
News categories: NAGRA, Platco Digital, Thierry Legrand, Christopher Schouten, Patrick Conroy, Content Protection, Digital TV, Satellite, South Africa, TVConnect
Econet Media selects Verimatrix VCAS for its Kwesé TV service
Nov 14, 2016 – Verimatrix has announced that Econet Media has selected the Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS) platform to secure its Kwesé TV service. Verimatrix is providing revenue security for the Kwesé app and Kwesé Free Sports channel.
News categories: Verimatrix, Econet Media, Steve Oetegenn, Joseph Hundah, Africa, Apps, Content Protection, Digital TV, Multiscreen, South Africa, TVConnect
Verizon, Telstra, kt and EE launch LTE-Broadcast Alliance
Apr 27, 2016 – At TV Connect 2016 in London, four of the world’s leading mobile network operators, representing North America, Australia, South Korea and the UK, announced they are forming the LTE-Broadcast Alliance.
News categories: EE, Verizon, Telstra, kt, Matt Stagg, Parissa Pandkhou, Mike Wright, 5G, Australia, Digital TV, Korea, MBMS, Mobile, TVConnect, UK, USA
iWedia Teatro-3.0 STB software now available on HiSilicon SoCs
Apr 26, 2016 – iWedia has announced that its Linux-based Teatro-3.0 STB software solution is available for the latest HiSilicon’s family of Systems-on-Chip (SoC) for connected STB.
News categories: iWedia, HiSilicon, Sunghoon Kim, Liu Zhiyang, Digital TV, Middleware, Semiconductor, Set Top Box, TVConnect, Worldwide
iWedia and DMT partner for UHD IPTV/OTT hybrid STBs running Android TV
Apr 26, 2016 – Digital Multimedia Technology (DMT) and iWedia have announced the availability of a common offering for UHD IPTV/OTT hybrid STBs. The offer combines iWedia’s Teatro-3.5 STB software for Android TV running on DMT’s UHD IPTV/OTT STB.
News categories: iWedia, DMT, Sunghoon Kim, KW Lee, Digital TV, IPTV, Middleware, OTT, Set Top Box, TVConnect, Worldwide
Comigo and Keepixo team up for end-to-end OTT solution
Apr 26, 2016 – At TV Connect Comigo and Keepixo will unveil an integrated solution that consists of Comigo's OTT/IPTV platform, HEVC Android set-top boxes, the Comigo Experience Intelligence Engine, and Keepixo's Genova software suite for OTT/IPTV headends.
News categories: Comigo, Keepixo, Motty Lentzitzky, Jerome Blanc, Infrastructure, OTT, Set Top Box, TVConnect, Worldwide
SoftAtHome provides software for Mobistar unbundled cable
Apr 25, 2016 – SoftAtHome has announced the delivery of its latest software release, enabling the launch of Mobistar’s new TV offering over unbundled cable in Belgium. The service makes Mobistar one of the first true Cable Virtual Network Operators in the world.
News categories: SoftAtHome, Mobistar, Michel Degland, Jean-Marc Harion, Belgium, Cable TV, Digital TV, Middleware, TVConnect
TF1 and Viaccess-Orca live stream sport in 360° and UHD to VR headsets
Apr 5, 2016 – Viaccess-Orca and TF1 have announced the broadcast of the world's first live stream of a football match in 360 degrees and Ultra HD (HEVC-encoded), showcasing a television experience with virtual reality (VR) technologies for a test audience.
News categories: Viaccess-Orca, TF1, Alain Nochimowski, Olivier Abecassis, Digital TV, NABShow, TVConnect, VR, Worldwide
Norigin Media wins Hybrid Apps contract in Poland
Mar 30, 2016 – Norigin Media has announced a signed contract with a national TV provider for the launch of it’s Hybrid Apps product. The OTT TV & Video service with custom branding will be made available for consumers across Poland.
News categories: Norigin Media, Ajey Anand, Apps, Multiscreen, OTT, Poland, TVConnect
- TV Everywhere available to 72% of pay TV subscribers in Europe
- OBLO Living and iWedia collaborate on home automation through IFTTT
- iWedia’s Linux-based STB software deployed by SmarDTV for HD+
- ONE Media 3.0 and Saankhya Labs partner for ATSC 3.0 chipset development
- Antenna Group launches SVOD service in Greece
- Simplestream’s Cloud TV platform powers TracePlay
- Ooredoo Oman launches multiscreen TV with Netgem
- Opera TV to show latest HbbTV 2.0.1 features with the BBC
- iWedia Android TV STB software ported to HiSilicon SoCs
- iWedia Android TV STB software available on Amlogic UHD STB ICs
- 4C launches TV suite to help brands win battle for consumer attention
- ALi, Alticast provide joint solution for pay TV
- Unicoms offers white label OTT in the Balkans with Conax and Appear TV
- Vietnam's VNPT sells more than 100,000 DTT receivers in first 3 months
- Non-pay TV homes to double in North America
- NOWO launches OTT with Broadpeak CDN
- Verizon and SES trial Ultra HD delivery
- MStar and SERAPHIC showcase HbbTV 2 at CCBN 2017
- GS Group sells stake in Bangladesh's RealVU DTH
- iQIYI picks Irdeto DRM and watermarking for ChinaDRM-protected OTT