A new White Paper produced by Zattoo has demonstrated the successful implementation of HbbTV on an Android TV set-top box.
Zattoo will add HbbTV to its latest Android TV Operator Tier certified 4K/UHD set-top box.
In a pan-European tender German public broadcaster ZDF has awarded the budget for the further development of its catch-up TV service to TeraVolt.
The open HbbTV standard is the leading TV app platform on TV sets in German households, followed by Samsung Tizen and Amazon Fire TV.
The DTG has released the latest version of the D-Book, the series of standards that form the basis of the UK terrestrial TV system, and underpinning Freeview, YouView, Freesat, EE TV, BT TV and TalkTalk TV.
The EBU has launched a new ‘HbbTV Interoperability group’, designed for member broadcasters to share best-practices around the use of the Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV standard together with the DVB-I spec for linear TV delivery over the internet.
OTT and hybrid TV solutions provider Vewd has renewed its agreement with the TV manufacturer Vestel.
The HbbTV Association is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with a special website giving an insight into the development of the industry standard connecting TV and the internet.
IRT, the joint technology research institute of the public broadcasters of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, is to be shut down.
The HbbTV Association has published a new version of the HbbTV Conformance Test Suite.