Multiscreen and video streaming enabler SmartLabs is demoing IPTV and OTT solutions at IBC2021.
A new German alliance of market players wants to ensure that the UHF frequencies in the 470 to 694 MHz range remain available for terrestrial broadcasting and event technology in the long term.
Two new reports by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) conclude that a 5G Broadcast system could be safely introduced alongside existing DTT in the contested UHF band, and that existing broadcast towers could be used to significantly enhance the coverage and minimise the cost of rollout of this new technology.
Joyn, the joint German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, is now offering the TV channels of public broadcaster ARD with HbbTV.
The DVB Project has approved commercial requirements for DVB-I service support over 5G networks and systems.
TV set manufacturer TP Vision is equipping the new models of its Philips brand with built-in reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+.
The HbbTV Association has published the second phase of its solution for Targeted Advertising (TA).
Dolby has launched a pilot of an HbbTV service with Ultra HD image quality and next-generation Dolby AC-4 audio in Spain under the umbrella of industry association UHD Spain.
German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland is working with TV set manufacturer TP Vision to drive the rollout of addressable TV in Germany.
The Italian DTH operator Tivùsat has launched an information campaign ahead of its transition to the DVB-S2 standard.