TalkTalk has hired Viasat Broadcasting EVP Laurence Miall-d’Août as its director of TV ahead of the launch of its YouView service.
TalkTalk will give its customers a free YouView box as the telco looks to reignite its TV offer. Its Plus customers will receive a free set-top box – the retail price is currently £300 (€384), which in addition to YouView content from the major UK broadcasts also features the TalkTalk Player and a 12-month subscription […]
TalkTalk CEO Dido Harding says the ISP has begun end-to-end consumer acceptance testing of its YouView product as the precursor to a full consumer trial.
TalkTalk says it intends to launch a trial of the YouView hybrid TV service early next year.
Agama Technologies has announced the deployment of its IPTV headend monitoring solution at UK ISP TalkTalk. It provides real-time monitoring of all streams, detecting everything from packet loss to freeze-frame conditions.
BSkyB and Talk Talk are launching a joint research and development project to better understand the technical and commercial aspects of the next stage of the BT Openreach fibre rollout.
Alcatel-Lucent Velocix is to build a new Content Delivery Network (CDN) for UK ISP TalkTalk ahead of the launch of the YouView hybrid television service.
Project Canvas has announced that Channel 4 and, significantly, internet service provider TalkTalk have signed up to the connected TV project. The six partners, which also include BBC, ITV, Five and BT, will now seek intentions of interest from other potential partners.