More smart devices for media use at home were sold in Germany last year than ever before.
The Federal German Cartel Office wants to find out whether smart TV manufacturers violate consumer protection laws when handling personal user data.
Makers of smart TVs and streaming media players are shifting strategies to focus on the user experience (UX) as device sales start to flatten out.
NetRange, a German provider of smart TV solutions, will equip the devices of TV set manufacturer Express Luck Europe Electric as exclusive provider.
Altice’s SFR is continuing its OTT distribution strategy for its sports channels and launches SFR Sport 4K live UHD on Samsung smart TVs.
Chinese flat-panel display product manufacturer KTC and NetRange, a German provider of smart TV solutions, are joining forces.
Users of Foxxum connected devices can watch the TRT World Live Stream, the Turkish 24/7 news channel.
42% of the households in Germany own a smart TV set with 88% of the sets being connected to the internet.
The French Admea Group and Foxxum GmbH have signed a long-term exclusive agreement for smart TV.
The German media authorities want to find out whether the user interfaces of smart TV sets and set-top-boxes comply with the principles of transparency, non-discrimination, equal opportunities and user autonomy.