German commercial broadcast group ProSiebenSat.1 will launch its Ultra HD (UHD) service on July 22, 2018 with a special edition of science programme Galileo.
The 7th HbbTV Symposium and Awards will take place on November 14-15, 2018, at ESMT Berlin.
The HbbTV Association has announced the election of a new Chair, Vice-Chair and Steering Group.
Eutelsat’s navigation app Sat.tv has won the European Digital Forum 2018 award at the 15th European Digital Forum in Lucca, Italy.
UK-based technology solutions provider Amino has entered a partnership with BrightBlue, Germany’s new turnkey IPTV service provider.
German platform operator Media Broadcast has expanded the hybrid service Freenet TV Connect accompanying DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV with new channels and a video-on-demand (VOD) offering.
Spain’s three major broadcasters RTVE, Atresmedia and Mediaset are to launch LOVEStv, a joint HbbTV-based FTA platform to counter Netflix and HBO.
Levira’s HbbTV service hübriidTV (‘hybridTV’) has added two new Estonian channels to its line-up.
VIDEO Weekly direct mail offers can now be seen directly and interactively through various smart TV sets in Estonia. This follows the introduction of a pilot on HybridTV, the Estonian HbbTV service operated by Levira.
The interactive TV platform provider Beenius has acquired Castoola, a platform based on HbbTV technology, for an undisclosed fee.