Intertrust Technologies Corporation and Samsung Electronics have partnered to expand digital rights management (DRM) standardisation for digital media.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has commenced offering its Austrian news service 4News as a TV channel via cable and satellite.
Austrian commercial broadcaster ATV will launch video-on-demand (VOD) platform ATV Smart on October 27, 2016.
The HbbTV Association and AEDETI, the Spanish Association of Interaction Television, have announced the 5th annual HbbTV symposium entitled HbbTV: Open for Business! in Madrid on October 18 and 19, 2016.
Voxtok, a music experience provider for the audio and TV industries, has announced that DTVKit, the independent non-profit shared-software organization specialising in TV receiver firmware components, is adopting its HbbTV SDK and joining the Voxtok Music ecosystem.
The Smart TV Alliance and HbbTV Association have announced a plan to merge the activities of the Smart TV Alliance into HbbTV, extending the scope of the HbbTV Specification to address Over-The-Top Services.
German public broadcaster ZDF will show its first documentary completely produced in Ultra HD/4K on September 25, 2016 at 19.30 CET.
Dutch public broadcaster NPO plans to start broadcast in HD via the nation’s DTT network as soon as 2017. NPO also wants to expand its HbbTV services.
The HbbTV Association has extended its contract with RT-RK for 104 additional test cases to cover the differences between HbbTV 2.0 and HbbTV 2.0.1.
As the rest of the country votes for Brexit the BBC has announced it’s to follow the international standards followed in mainland Europe.