Connected TV

Beltelecom’s Smart Zala now available on LG TVs

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Belarus telecom operator Beltelecom has made its recently launched Smart Zala multiscreen service available as part of the LG smart TV portal. Zala TV subscribers… Read more

Smart TV sales boost overall European market

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Sales of smart TVs in Europe boosted the overall market for devices last year, with over 15 million smart units sold across 10 countries, 18.5%… Read more

Beltelecom launches multiscreen TV

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Belarus telco Beltelecom has launched a multiscreen TV service for its Zala TV offering. Smart Zala will allow subscribers to view content from a range… Read more

Telefónica launching Movistar TV on Samsung smart TV

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Spanish telecom operator Telefónica has begun commercializing a version of its Movistar TV service on Samsung’s smart TV platform.  Movistar TV has become the first… Read more

Humax to launch first Freeview Play set-top box

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Set-top box supplier Humax has said it will be the first manufacturer to deliver the new Freeview Play connected TV service later this year. The… Read more

Popcornflix launches on PS4 and PS3


Free movie and TV show streaming app Popcornflix is now available as an app for Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 3 (PS3) games consoles in the… Read more

Apple TV sales hit 25 million


Apple has now sold 25 million units of its Apple TV streaming set-top box, it revealed while announcing bumper results for its fiscal first quarter… Read more

Intel-based HDMI dongles hit UK market


Two providers have separately launched new high-end Intel-based HDMI dongle devices in the UK.  Consumer electronics provider Hannspree has launched a new ‘micro PC’ in… Read more

Toshiba agrees smart TV ad partnership with Smartclip

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Toshiba has agreed a new partnership with video ad technology company Smartclip, which has secured the European advertising rights for Toshiba’s smart TV platform. Smartclip… Read more

Ikanos and SoftAtHome execs joint Home Gateway Initiative board

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Connected home industry standards body the Home Gateway Initiative (HGI) has named Pramod Kaluskar, systems architect at Ikanos, and Wojtek Makowski, CTO of SoftAtHome, to… Read more