Arcadyan has developed a new set top box with Sceenic’s Watch Together technology included.
According to the two companies, the integration means the the TV screen can now become an interactive experience.
The Watch Together experience is powered by the STB, which includes both camera and voice technologies, enabling viewers to video chat simultaneously while watching a shared experience with their friends and loved ones.
“Continuing to work and develop products with the end-user in mind, we’ve pursued a high-quality technology development that ensures consumers get a rich and enjoyable experience from our products,” said Raymond Hsiung, vice president sales and marketing at Arcadyan Technology. “The implementation of the latest innovations, such as the Watch Together solution, powered by Sceenic, allows the users of our set-top boxes to share unique moments with their family and friends.”
“The integration of Sceenic Watch Together SDK inside Arcadyan’s set-top boxes is another milestone for us to bring the best Watch Together experience a step closer to the end-user experience,” added Jonathan Williams, COO at Sceenic. “Partners like Arcadyan are vital to our vision of bringing people closer together through their favourite content and platforms, this time by making it available on the big screen.”