Telekom Austria and ANTIK Telecom gear up for new DTH platform launch

Telecom Austria and Slovakian telco ANTIK Telecom are working with satellite operator Eutelsat to launch a new direct-to-home platform for the Slovak and Czech markets. ANTIK Sat is due to launch early next month and Telecom Austria is doubling its leased capacity on the Eutelsat 16A satellite from four to eight transponders to power the […]

Antik launches “world’s first” BitTorrent set-top

Slovakia-based set-top box provider Antik Technology has launched what it claims to be the world’s first BitTorrent Certified set-top box in the world. The FullHD Juice Mini forms part of Antik’s Juice line of set-top boxes. It enables consumers to play content using the BitTorrent protocol, a peer-to-peer technology used for distributing large amounts of […]

Antik announces BitTorrent capable set-top

Slovakia-based set-top box provider Antik Technology has teamed up with peer-to-peer technology specialist BitTorrent to make Antik’s Juice device the first BitTorrent-certified set-top box. The Juice box will be able to download torrents and share and play files on the TV. “Thanks our partnership with BitTorrent we made the first set-top box with BitTorrent protocol […]

Antik adds HLS streaming to Juice

Slovakia-based set-top provider Antik Technology has launched HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) on its Juice line of IPTV set-tops. Antik’s implementation of HLS adaptive streaming is part of an IPTV solution called Juice Media Server Family for HTTP Live Streaming, based on Antik’s streaming server platform that supports OTT and  multiscreen video.