TV Connect 2016

Trace taps Arkena for SVoD platform

Youth-oriented programmer Trace has tapped media services provider Arkena to deliver an end-to-end OTT platform to support Trace Play, the group’s new subscription video-on-demand service. As previously reported by Digital TV Europe, Trace is launching an SVoD service with a range of original and curated content related to urban and black culture via the web […]

Zenterio launching consultancy company following acquisitions

Interactive TV platform provider Zenterio is to use TV Connect to launch a new consultancy service company for digital TV and video streaming products and services. The launch of Zenterio Services follows the company’s acquisition of 27M, VTilt, and Systemagic. By combining the expertise and experience of these businesses, according to Zenterio, Zenterio Services will […]

ContentWise to showcase latest personalisation solution

ContentWise’s recently-updated personalisation platform, ContentWise 5.4, will make its European debut at TV Connect this week. Contentwise 5.4 is designed to help content providers offer easy and accurate “advanced personalisation” for linear TV, catch-up, VOD and OTT services. The updated platform includes its first ‘UX Personalisation API’ aimed at multiscreen app developers, as well as […]

iWedia brings set-top software to HiSilicon chips

French TV software provider iWedia has made its Linux-based Teatro-3.0 STB software solution available on the latest range of system-on-a-chip connected set-top platforms from HiSilicon Technologies. Both HiSilicon and iWedia are exhibiting at TV Connect, where the integrated solution will be demonstrated. The Hi3798/Hi3796 series of chipsets includes the Hi3798M V100, Hi3796M V100, and Hi3798C […]

Tellybean updates Android TV video-call software

Video-call specialist Tellybean is updating its Android TV software for Philips TVs, making its service available on the Android TV home screen and pre-installed on new Philips TVs. Using the Tellybean Camera app, users can turn their Android phone into a ‘wireless webcam’ allowing them to video call to the TV. Tellybean is also working […]

Simplestream to showcase live-to-VoD solutions

Live-streaming specialist Simplestream is due to showcase its live-to-VOD solutions at TV Connect in London this week. The company will demo its latest Media Manager, Platform Services, Media Hub and Media Manager products at the event, and highlight how broadcasters and content providers can maximise their share of the OTT market. “Our mission is to […]