Telefónica launching Movistar TV on Samsung smart TV

Telefonica building

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

Apple retains global brand lead

Apple store NY

Apple was the most valuable brand of 2015 with a total brand value of US$128.3 billion (€112.8 billion), according to Brand Finance’s Global 500 ranking. … Read more

Samsung launches first Tizen-powered ultra HD TVs


Samsung has launched its first Tizen-powered ultra HD TVs in its home market of Korea.  Samsung is selling four models of TV with the Tizen… Read more

UHD Alliance launches at CES

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A powerful coalition of Hollywood studios, consumer electronics makers, content distributers and technology companies has formed in a bid to create a seamless and integrated… Read more

Samsung smart TVs to be Tizen-based


Samsung is to use the Tizen operating system to power its entire range of smart TVs for 2015, the company has revealed.  Samsung said the… Read more

US homes have an average 1.9 connected TV devices

Strategy Analytics USA Connected TV Device

The average US home now has 1.9 connected TV devices, with ownership of this technology having grown by 28% year-on-year, according to Strategy Analytics. The… Read more

Media organiser Plex launches on Opera TV


Personal media organiser Plex is now available as an app in the Opera TV Store, a platform that is available on smart TV sets and… Read more

Samsung and M-GO launch 4K VoD service


Samsung has launched an ultra high-definition (UHD) transactional VoD store on its line of 4K TVs in the US, in partnership with Technicolor and DreamWorks-owned on-demand… Read more

Wuaki appoints product director for Euro expansion

Sidharth Jayant

Movie and TV streaming service Wuaki has appointed former Samsung executive Sidharth Jayant as global product director, as the firm looks to continue to expand… Read more

TV setback hits Samsung CE division

Samsung UHD S9 Series Smart TV

Samsung said that its consumer electronics division fell short of expectations in the third quarter, due to a decline in the average selling price of… Read more