Belgacom launches mini set-top box

Belgian telco Belgacom is launching a new low-price set-top box, called the V5 Mini, that is says is designed to act as a second or third decoder for the home.  The box, which will become available to Belgacom TV customers on May 2, has no hard disk and is designed to be small, light and […]

The Weather Channel partners with Arris

The Weather Channel in the US has partnered with video and broadband technology provider Arris, using the latter’s encoders and decoders to deliver “more regionalised data and linear services.” The network is using the Arris DSR-4440 and DSR-4460 integrated receiver decoders (IRDs) to optimise its network and reduce bandwidth demands. It is also upgrading its […]