Freeview Connect

Seiki to launch Freeview Connect TVs in Q3

California-based TV maker Seiki will be the first to introduce HD sets featuring the new Freeview Connect TV service in the UK, it announced at the Consumer Electronics Show yesterday. Seiki, which is demoing its Freeview Connect HD TV models for the first time at the Las Vegas trade show, said that it will offer Freeview […]

DTG to publish Freeview Connect specifications this year

UK industry association the Digital TV Group (DTG) will publish the technical requirements for the recently announced Freeview connected TV platform later this year.  The organisation, which already publishes and maintains the technical specifications for Freeview in the UK, known as the D-Book, said that the extension to the Freeview HD platform will include a […]

UK broadcasters ‘to back Freeview Connect’

UK terrestrial broadcasters the BBC, ITV and Channel 4 are reportedly backing a new initiative by DTT platform Freeview to bring their content to internet-enabled TVs. According to a Guardian report, the broadcasters have teamed to establish the new service, called Freeview Connect, that will make their catch-up services – BBC iPlayer, ITV Player and […]