Norigin Media, a Scandinavian TV tech company, has open sourced parts of its tech framework for building TV Apps.
Yahoo Finance has launched its first standalone app for Apple TV.
Amsterdam-based internet TV app technology provider 24i Media has acquired Mautilus, the Czech TV app agency specialising in HbbTV and applications for multiple devices.
According to the NPD Connected Intelligence Connected Home Forecast, by the end of 2019, 238 million installed devices are expected to be connected to the internet in the US.
Amazon Fire TV devices now have over 4,000 channels, apps, and games, more than any other device.
Qatar communications company Ooredoo has selected the Metrological Application Platform to launch and manage its cloud-based Mozaic TV app store.
The app for the Polish online TV service Ipla has now been downloaded over 5 million times on Android devices.
Broadcast specialist Vision247 has launched its VisionTV UK app available for iOS and Android devices.
Voxtok, provider of HiFi connected systems for music services, and Foxxum have announced the upcoming release of Voxtok Music for TV on the Foxxum application store.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has unveiled the new Apple TV, ten millimeters taller, with an updated remote, and with a built-in App Store.