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ThinkAnalytics for Swisscom

ThinkAnalytics, a developer of multiplatform TV search and recommendations engine, has been selected by Swisscom to power personalised recommendations and search on its new TV 2.0 Android IPTV set-top boxes and legacy set-top boxes. Swisscom TV 2.0 uses ThinkAnalytics’ personalised, multi-language recommendations and intelligent search system for live, linear TV, replay TV, as well as VOD. The Recommendations Engine is […]

Philips wins Nintendo Wii patent lawsuit

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Philips has won a UK court ruling in a global battle over patents for recognising hand gestures and motion on Nintendo’s Wii gaming consoles. Judge Colin Birss said a Nintendo unit infringed two Philips patents in a ruling. Nintendo didn’t violate a third patent pertaining to modelling a body in a virtual environment, Birss said. “The common general knowledge did […]

Irdeto, Inview power CTH’s OTT and hybrid services

Thai service provider CTH Public Company Limited, media protection, multiscreen and revenue assurance solutions specialist Irdeto and digital TV software and service provider Inview have formed a partnership to develop an OTT and hybrid version of CTH’s cable service to provide its customers with services beyond its existing cable networks. CTH is a leading service provider that brings together cable […]

Screenz joins forces with Google

Screenz has announced their collaboration with Google to host the Screenz Real Time Platform, a global, live, interactive infrastructure for television shows enabling broadcasters and format owners to transform programmes into live events. The first show to use Screenz Real Time Platform is ‘Rising Star’– Keshet International’s hit TV show that first aired in Israel in September 2013, and will […]

Canis sells Sit-Up Sky EPG slots

Canis Media, the broadcast management company, has sold the Price Drop and Bid TV Sky EPG channels. The Sky EPG slots were sold after owners Sit-Up Limited went into administration. KPMG, appointed Canis Media to sell Bid (channel 645) and Price Drop (channel 654) which have been bought by The Genuine Gemstone Company (TGGC) and Turner Broadcasting Systems Europe respectively. […]

TMS integrates with Gracenote

TMS is integrating with Gracenote; Tribune has decided to merge the two brands under Gracenote with the single mission to serve as the global provider of entertainment data and technologies. The new Gracenote will focus on turning its trove of big music and video data into actionable insights that enable recognition, discovery and recommendation across all music and video platforms. […]

Tribune Media Services integrates with Gracenote

Tribune Media Services (TMS) is integrating with Gracenote. Tribune has decided to merge the two brands under Gracenote with the single mission to serve as the global provider of entertainment data and technologies. The new Gracenote will focus on turning its trove of big music and video data into actionable insights that enable recognition, discovery and recommendation across all music […]

Netflix adds Post-Play to Android

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Internet entertainment streaming service Netflix has introduced a further feature to its Android app designed to make it easier to enjoy more TV shows and movies. Writing in the Netflix Corporate Blog, Rob Caruso director, engagement management and Francois Goldfain, engineering manager at Netflix said: “If you use Netflix on Playstation 3, our website or a number of other devices, […]

Movea’s SmartMotion for Samsung Smart TVs

Movea, an expert in data fusion and motion-sensing technology for consumer electronics, has announced that Samsung Electronics is using the Movea SmartMotion technology in its latest line of Smart TVs. Movea provides accurate and responsive point-and-click technology, reducing drift and latency while using as little of the central processing unit as possible. Movea’s fully optimised system solution, notably its memory […]

Exset launches DMS 2.0

Exset, pioneer of value-add pay-TV ecosystems for emerging markets, has launched its DMS 2.0 technology, ahead of this month’s CommunicAsia conference and exhibition in Singapore. This allows operators to provide a wide range of value-add services over and above television channels to enhance overall service propositions and generate additional revenue. DMS 2.0 is the second iteration of Exset’s powerful ecosystem […]

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