Strategy Analytics research reveals that more than one billion Connected TV devices are now in use worldwide.
M7 Deutschland has added new features to the app of its DTH satellite platform Diveo on Astra (19.2° East).
CBC, the technical services subsidiary of German broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, has selected the HTML5 web player and SDKs from US online video technology provider Bitmovin.
Streaming media players are the most frequently used Internet-connected entertainment device, with 41% of owners using their players daily or almost daily.
The global unit-share of smart TVs rose from 45% of total TV shipments in 2015 to 64% in 2017.
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.
With the World Cup not even a week old, BBC Sport has upgraded its connected TV app to place a greater emphasis on live content.
Virgin Media is to allow customers to add and pay for Netflix through their Virgin Media account.
Morocco’s Metraco SARL has chosen Foxxum to provide its clients in Morocco with the OTT experience on smart TVs.
Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organisation behind Sesame Street, has launched a new Sesame Street streaming TV app for Vewd-enabled connected TV devices.