The first local TV channels from Thuringia have launched on the HbbTV-based German local TV portal on Astra (19.2° East), enabling DTH satellite households to receive local television from the federal state.
Internet TV platform Magine TV has commenced its regular service in Germany offering domestic internet users more than 60 TV channels as OTT live-streams free of charge.
Samsung looks to have won the battle to become the dominant proprietary smart TV platform, with a UK 2013 market share expected to exceed 51%.
Companies such as Netflix, Hulu, Apple, and Amazon helped drive the OTT video market past $8 billion in 2012, according to ABI Research.
Agama Technologies, the Swedish video service quality assurance company, is launching the next generation of its Analyzer OTT for adaptive bitrate (ABR) streaming services
Smart TV in Italy is the first of a series of reports from Deadline Media TV on OTT and connected television.
KartinaTV, a provider of Russian television to overseas viewers, is going to provide its services based on SmartLabs STBs.
Global online TV and video revenues will reach $28.72 billion in 2017, a massive increase from the $3.79 billion recorded in 2010 and the $11.14 billion expected in 2012, according to a new report from Digital TV Research.
The app bring over 70 channels of Indian television channels to people around the world across all internet-connected devices, including TVs, smartphones, tablets and PCs.
Agama Technologies is to showcase its end-to-end quality assurance solution evolved for over-the-top video services at IP&TV World Forum 2012 in London.