Over-the-top TV functionality is being introduced into Sharp TV sets sold in the Italian market following an agreement with the British-based Oregan Networks.
VOD service Diva Viewster is to be made available by Sharp to owners of its connected TVs, BluRay players and other devices via its Aquos Net+ platform. Content will be available on a transactional basis, by subscription and selected titles free of charge.
IFA 2010 – BERLIN. Three consumer electronics manufacturers – Philips, Sharp and Loewe – have signed a letter of intent to create a common, competitive internet platform for connected TVs and other internet-enabled electronic devices across Europe and Russia.