Samba TV, a provider of real-time audience based advertising and insights, and video ad serving platform SpotX have partnered to power custom audience targeting and segmentation for video ads across web, app and connected TV environments.
AccuWeather is launching a new AccuWeather app for Android TV.
Amazon Channels is launching today, May 23, 2017, in the UK and Germany with a line-up of pay-TV channels.
The French Admea Group and Foxxum GmbH have signed a long-term exclusive agreement for smart TV.
Accedo has extended the world’s first TV channel for dogs, DogTV to Amazon Fire TV devices across the globe and modernized DogTV’s user experience on Roku.
TVPlayer is now available on Roku streaming players in the UK, making live TV accessible from all major broadcasters for the first time to Roku users.
The YouTube Kids App is now available on LG, Samsung, and Sony smart TVs in 26 countries.
According to the NPD Connected Intelligence Connected Home Forecast, by the end of 2019, 238 million installed devices are expected to be connected to the internet and able to deliver apps to TVs, representing 59% growth from 2015 to 2019.
German platform operator Media Broadcast has added the linear TV channels VIVA, Comedy Central, TLC and N24 Doku to its HbbTV-based hybrid DVB-T2 service Freenet TV Connect.
Kai-Christian Borchers, managing director of German multiscreen software solutions provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS), has warned platform operators that adopting Android TV-based set-top-boxes, which is a growing trend, may come with long term risk for industry players.