NTT DOCOMO taps iWedia for Hikari TV launch

TV software provider iWedia has been providing STB software products and integration services to Japanese telco NTT DOCOMO for the launch of its new Hikari TV for docomo service. iWedia announced the collaboration at IBC and demonstrated the product at the show. Hikari TV for docomo gives access to a wide choice of linear HD […]

iWedia unveils Android TV Operator Tier launcher

iWedia, a leading provider of software components and solutions for TV devices to service operators and Consumer Electronics manufacturers, has announced the release of STAGE, an Operator Tier Android TV launcher, along with a new Teatro adaptive bit-rate media player and a new web browser. STAGE is a pay TV user interface for Android TV […]

ALi and iWedia team up for hybrid DVB-OTT devices

Chipset giant ALi Corporation and TV software specialist iWedia have teamed up to deliver a hybrid DVB broadcast and OTT TV set-top platform. iWedia’s Teatro-3.0 software solution for Linux-based hybrid boxes will be ported on ALi’s M3527 and M3727 set-top chipsets. The pair announced the agreement at CommunicAsia, where they are showcasing the integrated solution. […]

iWedia provides software for Askey UHD STBs

TV device software specialist, iWedia is providing software for two new ultra HD set-top boxes made by Askey Computer Corp. iWedia’s Teatro-3.5 software solution for Android TV set-top boxes (STBs) will now be available on the Askey STI6080 UHD IPTV and OTT Android TV STB and the STS2060 UHD IPTV and DVB Android TV STB. […]

iWedia upgrades Teatro CI host software

iWedia has upgraded its Teatro CI Host Software to be compatible with CI Plus 1.4. The Teatro CI host software now gives full support to CI Plus 1.4.2 and has been pre–certified on a reference platform using the official test suite and test materials. It is a standalone software component, designed to be integrated within […]

Denmark’s Stofa taps Irdeto for Android box security

Danish cable operator Stofa, owned by energy company SE, has tapped Irdeto to provide its Cloaked CA content security  system to deliver content through the operator’s new Android set-top boxes. Stofa’s introduction of a Kaon Media-produced Android TV box will give subscribers access to its own range of services as well as access to the […]

TV Connect 2017: Stofa to launch Android TV-based service with iWedia

Danish cable operator Stofa has tapped TV technology provider iWedia to provide its Teatro-3.5 software for Android TV to operate its next-generation set-top box. Stofa, owned by energy group SE, will deploy Teatro-3.5 with Android TV 7.0 Nougat, integrated with conditional access, in a 4K box provided by Korean manufacturer Kaon Media. Teatro-3.5 is a  […]

TV Connect 2017: iWedia extends Android TV platform availability

TV software provider iWedia has extended the availability of its Android TV platform to two widely used set-top box chipsets. iWedia has extended the coverage of its Teatro-3.5 Android TV product to the Amlogic S905D STB system-on-a-chip and to the HiSilicon Hi3798MV200 chipset. The Amlogic S905D SoC is deployed by pay TV operators worldwide and […]

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 […]

Motive TV taps iWedia for TabletTV red button services

Motive TV has tapped Switzerland-based TV technology firm iWedia to help power its TabletTV UK application.  iWedia is providing its MHEG-5 engine, which will support ‘red button’ interactive services on the app. TabletTV works with a battery-powered portable tuner to offer Freeview television on tablets in the UK. “Supporting the ‘red button’ services is a […]