BT has announced plans to swap out its original TV set-tops and replace them with YouView units. The exchange will take place by the end of this quarter.
Ericsson has completed the acquisition of Microsoft Mediaroom business and TV solution.
Ericsson has reached an agreement with Microsoft to acquire its Mediaroom business in a deal estimated to be worth between $100 million and $234 million.
ThinkAnalytics has announced that it has joined the Microsoft Mediaroom IPTV partner programme.
IBC 2012 PREVIEW – AMSTERDAM: Stand No. 4.A55. Agama Technologies has announced it is to become an official Microsoft Mediaroom ecosystem partner. Linköping-based Agama says it will launch a Mediaroom edition of its DTV Monitoring Solution at IBC 2012.
Portugal Telecom’s IPTV operation Meo has unveiled Meo Interactivo, an application store that will host apps from Facebook, Oceanlook, Picasa and Flickr.
Microsoft says the new version of its Mediaroom TV platform will be available for operator testing next month.
Vodafone Portugal has added its Vodafone Casa TV service to the Xbox 360, meaning that owners of the Microsoft gaming device can now use it to view live and on demand content from the Casa platform.
Eighteen months after launch Portugal Telecom’s IPTV service Meo has passed 500,000 subscribers, the operator has announced, representing 64% of the telco’s ADSL customers.