Samsung UK claims 2.5m weekly visitors to smart TV platform

Samsung Smart Hub

Samsung UK said that its Smart Hub smart TV platform has now passed 2.5 million unique users per week, marking a 33% increase in users… Read more

Molotov signs partnership with Samsung in France


Molotov, the new French OTT service from former Canal+ boss Pierre Lescure, has signed a deal with Samsung Electronics France ahead of its official launch early… Read more

Syfy launches multiplatform content lab

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NBCUniversal-owned cable net Syfy has launched a new multi-platform content and experience lab and will launch several next-generation products and services hinged on its latest… Read more

Samsung unveils first UHD Blu-ray player

Samsung UBD-K8500

Samsung has unveiled its first Ultra HD Blu-ray player, promising a March 2016 US launch for the device. Showcasing the player at the Consumer Electronics… Read more

Samsung updates smart TV user experience

Samsung Smart Hub

Samsung has updated its smart TV user experience with the refreshed ‘Smart Hub’ user interface and new Samsung Smart Control remote. The new Smart Hub… Read more

Samsung’s 2016 smart TV line to be IoT ready


Samsung’s entire 2016 smart TV line-up will be Internet of Things (IoT) ready and connected with the SmartThings platform, the firm has announced. New IoT… Read more

Telefónica giving away integrated TVs in Screen Fusión offering


Telefónica is launching Screen Fusión, an offer targeted at new and existing Movistar subscribers, that will see the operator offer a 32-inch TV  with an… Read more

Naspers, Samsung tipped to take on Netflix


Africa-based media giant Naspers is going to roll out its Showmax SVOD service in a raft of new territories, according to numerous reports. Naspers, which… Read more

Chromecast continues to lead streaming device market

Google's Chromecast

Google’s Chromecast led the global digital media streamer market for the fifth consecutive quarter in Q3, accounting for 35% market share, according to Strategy Analytics.… Read more

DirecTV weighs in to Virtual Reality space with boxing app

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US pay TV operator DirecTV has launched its first Virtual Reality (VR) app, designed to give boxing fans “a ringside seat” with immersive fight highlights.… Read more