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A1 Telekom Austria taps 3SS for smart TV apps

TV technology outfit 3SS has delivered two new smart TV apps for A1 Telecom Austria Group-owned A1 Bulgaria. The apps, which are now live, enable Bulgarian subscribers to the group’s Xplore TV offering to view the service on Samsung Tizen and LG webOS connected TVs. According to 3SS, the A1 Bulgaria launch is the first market […]

A1 Makedonija launches A1 Xplore TV from Zappware

A1 Telekom Austria-owned North Madeconian fixed and mobile service provider A1 Makedonija has launched its version of A1 Xplore TV, the group’s advanced TV platform with technology from Zappware. A1 Telekom Austria has been in the process of deploying the Zappware platform across its networks in central and eastern Europe, including launches in Bulgaria, Austria, […]

Canal+ teams up with A1 Telekom Austria for new TV offering

Canal+ has struck a partnership with A1 Telekom Austria that will see the pay TV provider enter the Austrian market in the first quarter of next year. Canal+ and the Austrian telco’s TV arm, A1 nowTV, will roll out a new content offering adapted to the Austrian market, with A1 turning to Canal+’s product and […]

A1 Austria launches on Amazon Fire TV with Zappware

A1 Austria is launching its video service on the Amazon Fire TV streaming stick. The service provider has tapped Zappware to deliver the technology for its TV service, which is now being extended to Amazon Fire TV devices, across a country where Amazon Prime Video has a high level of penetration. According to Zappware, Amazon […]

DTVE Symposium session on the UX to address the issues facing multinational, multi-network operators

The user experience is the unique point of contact between the video service provider and the customer, and a key element of differentiation between services. But with major TV operators increasingly delivering hybrid broadcast, non-linear and app-based services over multiple network types in multiple territories, delivering a compelling unified experience has also become uniquely challenging. […]

A1 Hrvatska launches Zappware-powered TV service

Telekom Austria-owned Croatian service provider A1 Hrvatska has launched the group’s Zappware-powered personalised TV service. The move follows the deployment of the Zappware-powered user experience with A1’s operations in Bulgaria, Austria and Slovenia. The revamped TV service is being deployed across Telekom Austria’s A1-branded service providers in central and eastern Europe, starting with its Bulgarian […]

KPN names A1’s Plater to supervisory board

Dutch telco KPN has named A1 Telekom Austria COO Alejandro Plater to its supervisory board as the designate member for América Móvil. Plater will succeed Carlos García Moreno Elizondo who has decided to step down for personal reasons. García Moreno Elizondo, who is currently CFO of América Móvil, joined the KPN board in 2013 designated […]

A1now taps Vionlabs AI for personalised recommendation

A1 Telekom Austria has AIcontent analysis specialist Vionlabs to provide its Content Analysis Platform deliver content recommendations on its streaming service A1now. According to Vionlabs, the move will enable A1now to understand why customers like certain programming and hence provide personalised viewing recommendations. The Vionlabs AI-engine provides analysis and data by measuring thousands of variables […]

A1 Slovenia launches advanced TV with Zappware

Telekom Austria’s Slovenian subsidiary A1 Slovenia has launched an advanced TV service using technology supplied to the group by Zappware. The launch of the service, A1 Xplore TV, follows the launches of similar services in Bulgaria and Austria. The set-top box being used by the Slovenian unit is Linux based. In Slovenia, A1 Telekom Austria […]

A1 Telekom Austria launches A1 Xplore TV with Zappware

A1 Telekom Austria Group has its A1 Xplrore TV content and streaming platform in Austria, following the launch of the service in Bulgaria at the end of last year. A1 has tapped technology provider Zappware to deliver the platform for the service, which enables it to offer a single platform in multiple markets.  A1 is […]