Disney’s Prince Of Persia: The Sands of Time is the most watched on-demand movie on connected TVs in Europe, while UK viewers preferred Sherlock Holmes, according to Acetrax.
Dutch DTH platform Canal Digitaal Satelliet has certified a number of Samsung HDTVs with integrated satellite tuner and Common Interface slot.
IBC 2010 – AMSTERDAM. TiVo and Samsung Electronics have announced they have teamed to develop an advanced, TiVo-ready, HD PVR set-top box for digital video broadcasting (DVB) operators, to hit the market in 2011.
Chinese customers are embracing the idea of connected TV. All View Consulting (AVC), a market research institute, predicts that this year, the sales volume of internet TV will increase beyond 50% year on year.
Quality content, education and collaboration are key for 3D in the home, according to TV industry leaders at the TV 3.0 – The Future of TVs conference in Seattle, organized by IMS Conferences.
CONNECTED TV SUMMIT – LONDON. The film and TV, digital and DVD rental subscription service Lovefilm would like to attract millions of new subscribers, emulating the success of Netflix in the US, according to its chief digital officer Lesley Mackenzie.
Liberty Global has given details of its Multimedia Home Gateway and the technology partners it will work with to deliver the next generation device. The international cableco that runs UPC, Telenet and Unitymedia has brought in Samsung, Intel Corporation and NDS. The multimedia home gateway will be an all IP platform capable of distributing video, […]
Set to be launched on May 4 during the ANGA Cable show in Cologne, SES Astra and Samsung Electronics announced that they will jointly promote 3D television with a new 3D demo channel. Under the terms of the agreement, Samsung will support SES Astra with 3D television content for the channel.
The Australian branch of Samsung has put out a health risk warning concerning watching 3D TV on its website. Under the headline “Photosensitive Seizure Warning and Other Health Risks”, it sums up the possible dangers of watching 3D.
Ziggo, Holland’s largest cable operator, is planning 3D trials. However, it has not yet set any specific dates or programmes.