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Enhancements for Sky Q

Sky Q, Sky’s next generation home entertainment system, is introducing more new features designed to make it even easier for customers to find and watch their favourite TV shows. After…

Verizon, Rovi renew deal

Rovi Corporation has announced that Verizon Communications has signed a multi-year patent licence renewal that runs into the next decade. “Our patent licence renewal with Verizon further confirms the significant…

Android TV search adds Netflix content

Android TV’s universal search feature has now added Netflix content to its search results in the US. Search is usually key to Google products, so the inability to apply that…

KDDI adopts Rovi G-Guide HTML

KDDI adopts Rovi G-Guide HTML

Japan’s major service provider, KDDI, has selected Rovi’s G-Guide HTML to enable entertainment discovery on the new Android TV based IPTV STB. Available this month to KDDI’s IPTV subscribers, the…

Brazil: Rovi, Revista Eletrônica enhance discovery

Brazil: Rovi, Revista Eletrônica enhance discovery

Rovi Corporation has announced that Rovi has formed a strategic alliance with Brazilian metadata provider, Revista Eletrônica, to offer an advanced metadata solution targeted at pay-TV and entertainment content providers.…

FOTV acquires OVGuide

FOTV Media Networks is to acquire OVGuide, the comprehensive service to facilitating the discovery and consumption of online video across all platforms. OVGuide joins FilmOn TV Networks and CinemaNow to…

Amazon enhances Fire TV

Amazon has announced new robotic voice assistant Alexa features that are coming to streaming media player Fire TV, including the ability to control playback of Amazon Video and Add-On Subscription…

BBC discovery app

BBC is to launch a discovery app, BBC+, as part of its content personalisation plans. In a progress report a year after director general Tony Hall set out his vision…

Netflix “psyche tests” to make consumers watch more

Netflix “psyche tests” to make consumers watch more

Netflix uses psychological experiments to draw viewers into its shows, the TV streaming company has confirmed. As viewers choose what show to watch on the service they are being used as test subjects…

Rovi to acquire TiVo in $1.1bn deal

Rovi to acquire TiVo in $1.1bn deal

Some five weeks after reports first emerged that entertainment discovery specialist Rovi was planning to acquire advanced television technology specialist TiVo the pair have confirmed a cash and stock deal…

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