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Sky Q becomes standard

Sky is phasing out its Sky+ , offering new customers Sky Q boxes as standard. The 1TB version of the Sky Q box will now be included with all Sky TV bundles, including the entry


BBC moves to HbbTV

The BBC, working in collaboration with Freeview, DUK and the DTG, intends to accelerate the adoption of international standards around interactive TV in the UK


Virgin launching new 4K box

Virgin Media is set to launch a new 4K set-top box in the second half of 2016. The new box will have an upgraded user interface, and will be based on the TiVo platform. The


EVIO Polska chooses ABOX42

EVIO Polska, a Polish fibre TV service provider, has chosen the ABOX42 M-Series SmartSTB platform for its new service Telewizja Swiatlowodowa, which will be used by over 100 local fibre-optic networks throughout Poland


Sky passes 12 million customer milestone

The company reported a five per cent increase in group revenue to £11,283 million and an 18 per cent increase in operating profit to £1,400 million. In the UK and Ireland customer numbers passed the 12 million mark and the period saw the highest ever customer growth in Germany and Austria.


AirTies and the wireless world

AirTies’ executive chairman and co-founder, Bulent Celebi spoke to Holly Ashford about the design and development of software and hardware to wirelessly stream video throughout the home – “or even in the garden” - to multiple screens.


The next-generation TV user experience

Today’s television viewers are no longer sitting back, waiting for content. Rather, they’re watching a variety of content, including live channels, VoD, and online videos on the big screen while simultaneously browsing the internet and enaging with others through social media like Facebook or Twitter.


TV and the internet of things

The future TV landscape, and in particular Ultra HD on large screens of 55-85 inches or more, is opening up a wealth of opportunities for user interface and applications development, as operators rethink the user experience.


AirTies launches portable wireless STB

AirTies Wireless Networks has announced its portable wireless set-top box, measuring 10x10cms. The miniature STB attaches wirelessly to the IP gateway, and features RF remote control and home automation capabilities to enable remote programming.