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TVaaS opportunities to reach $1.5bn

According to the findings of its recent video software market report, TV as a Service: Middleware, CAS, DRM, Encoders, CDN, ABI Research’s evaluation of expectations of the new TV as…

Roku, TiVo licensing deal

Entertainment technology and audience insights specialist TiVo Corporation and TV streaming platform Roku have signed a multi-year intellectual property (IP) licence agreement. The IP licence covers the TiVo and Rovi…

Roku updates OS

Streaming platform Roku is introducing what it describes as “exciting new features” included in Roku OS 7.6, the latest version of its operating system for all Roku devices, designed to…

Study: Android ‘pivotal’ to future TV distribution

Findings from a global survey carried out by digital platform security specialist Irdeto and research and consultancy firm Ovum reveal that a majority of video service providers have either Android…

VDMS launches Xperience Studio

Verizon Digital Media Services announced that it will soon launch the Verizon Media Xperience Studio, a first cloud-based content intelligence system (CIS). The new CIS will automate and simplify the…

Thumbs up for Netflix suggestions

Thumbs up for Netflix suggestions

Netflix is changing the way its users can tell the service which stories they love, and which ones they’re just not that into. Writing in the Company Blog, Cameron Johnson,…

BBC should NOT necessarily occupy top EPG spot

New, much smarter UK set-top boxes from Sky (SkyQ) and TiVo increasingly tend to use the first EPG ‘landing page’ for promotions of programmes, sports events and movies. Older boxes…

Movistar’s pay TV makes mobile the remote control

Movistar’s pay TV makes mobile the remote control

Telefónica is launching a new multi device functionality that will allow its subscribers to control and manage their pay-TV service through the mobile phone or the tablet. The new service,…

Sky Q unveils voice search

Sky Q unveils voice search

UK pay-TV service Sky is adding voice search and new personalisation features to its Sky Q platform, which it says will make it quicker and easier for people to access…

More TiVo for Evolution Digital

Evolution Digital has signed a certified guide renewal agreement with TiVo to deploy eGUIDE, a newly-designed interactive programme guide (IPG). eGUIDE, powered by TiVo Metadata, will feature rich graphics and…