IN Media Launches Android 2.2 IPTV Set Top BoxTuesday, March 8th, 2011
IN Media’s IP Set Top Box is now integrated with Google’s Android 2.2 operating system providing consumers the ability to download the latest and most advanced games, on demand content, creating widgets, and applications from the web
LOS ALTOS, Calif. — IN Media Corp (Pink Sheets: IMDC) today announced the latest release of its IPTV Set Top Box running Google’s Android platform version 2.2.
IN Media’s IP Set Top Box is now integrated with Google’s Android 2.2 operating system providing consumers the ability to download the latest and most advanced games, on demand content, creating widgets, and applications from the web. Customers will experience seamless integration with their Android based mobile phones, Tablet PC’s running Android and all Android enabled devices within IN Media’s Set top Box.
“This truly is a complete browser based system, not just a simple interface layered over a traditional broadcast television based menu,” stated Dr. Nick Karnik, C.E.O. of IN Media Corp. “Now the access to content is limitless, seamless, comfortable and familiar. This transitions the Set Top Box into a smart computing device performing multiple tasks such as communication, content display, interactive games and business applications including emails, documents and spreadsheets,” added Dr. Karnik.
Customers can now share, view, play and interact with content driven from their hand held devices to their High Definition large screen televisions. “My Time is the new Prime Time,” Dr. Karnik added.
In addition to the consumer side the boxes are also fully enabled to integrate digital signage and kiosks where public displays can be driven and adjusted on the fly through the browser.
“In today’s world of convergence, having a seamless experience on multiple devices using a standard platform to deliver new cloud computing technology takes users to an era of on demand content and Communication,” Karnik stated.
IN Media is a leading developer of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) appliances and interfaces with implementations of the technology in key provinces of China and planned roll outs in India and the United States.
Dr. Karnik is a technology entrepreneur with strong technical and marketing background in media and technology businesses. His vision for IPTV induced him to design new hardware and software platforms for cost effective delivery of content. Dr. Karnik has over 20 years of experience in information technology and media companies.