Smartclip, part of Adconion Media, will monetise all ad inventory on the LG smart TV platform across Europe, Russia and Australia.
Founding members LG Electronics and TP Vision (for Philips TVs) have announced the establishment of the Smart TV Alliance with other Japanese TV manufacturers in the process of joining. The Alliance forms a cooperation that aims at enhancing the Smart TV experience by creating a non-proprietary ecosystem for application developers to create attractive, platform-independent services.
Following Gaikai’s announcement its games will be available on Samsung smart TVs, OnLive is now showing its cloud games on LG Google TV sets.
At this year’s Cable Show in Boston, LG is showing cable operators examples of how they can harness the power of smart TV for a new level of interactivity between tablets and TVs, bringing live, linear programming directly to connected TVs in subscribers’ homes.
Korean CE manufacturer LG has announced the beta-launch of its own mutiscreen cloud service, called LG Cloud. The company is also rolling out Google TV sets in the US in May.
LG Electronics has announced the worldwide opening of 3D World, a premium content service that will be available to LG’s Cinema 3D Smart TV users in nearly 70 countries.
The IP&TV World Forum, now in its eight year, will be renamed TV Connect, the organisers announced at the opening of this year’s event.
All3Media, a UK-based independent production group, has unveiled plans to be the first independent production company to sell its programmes direct to consumers via Samsung and LG Smart TVs.