The first set-top box designed to be used with the new Freeview Play service has been released at retail, a week earlier than anticipated.
Roku is backing its new 4K compatible device with a new curated 4K Spotlight Channel. It’s added a 4K UHD category to the Roku Channel Store to make it easier to locate suitable content.
EU digital commissioner Günther Oettinger wants to create a single market for digital services in Europe to gain more weight in the competition with the United States and Asia.
TeraVolt, a German media production company and consultancy specialised in the digitalisation of television, has appointed Lars Friedrichs, former director teletext and hybrid TV at ProSiebenSat.1, as its new director.
Arkena has announced the integration of Marquise Technologies’ Tornado transcoding engine for IMF (Interoperable Master Format) processing in its new orchestration platform Harmony.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria will offer its customers the possibility to surf the net for free using other customers’ Wi-Fi networks.
Swisscom is deploying the Verimatrix VCAS Ultra content security architecture as part of its new Android-based set-top box system, the security company has announced.
UPC Hungary has signed a managed services contract with Ericsson for certain field operations and maintenance service.
The BBC has unveiled a beta trial of an HTML5 version for the iPlayer.
Teleste has reached agreement with Canal Digital Cable TV to deliver access network equipment for its network upgrade.