French developer Dotscreen, broadcast facilities company TDF, and TV magazine Télé Star have launched a TV guide for Google Glass.
A study into the potential impact of an EPG shift for commercial broadcasters ITV and Channel 5 has concluded that while ITV the difference is negligible, for Channel 5 the share of viewing could drop by as much as 24%.
Over one-third of US TV viewers regularly use apps to search for show-related information or check listings while in front of the TV.
The European Audiovisual Observatory has published a new report on must-carry and regulating broadcasting networks in Europe, Must-carry: Renaissance or Reformation?.
Virgin Media has succeeded in the patent dispute brought against it by Gemstar TV Guide. The London High Court rulings call into question the ability for intellectual property rights holder Rovi to enforce its patents both in the UK and with operators around the world.
IBC 2009 – Amsterdam. In a new twist on pester power, Brian Sullivan, MD, customer group, BSkyB, explained how his 8-year old son had forced him to delay the rollout of the satcaster’s new EPG.