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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 […]

iWedia to present software for Android, Linux STBs

Switzerland-based iWedia will demo its Teatro-3.0 software solution for connected receivers and its Teatro-3.5 software solution for Android TV set-top boxes at ANGA COM. The Teatro-3.0 software solution is based on Linux and is integrated with the Conax Contego content protection platform and is “ideally suited at emerging markets that migrate to digital TV,” according […]

iWedia partners with iFeelSmart for Android STB software

Swiss-based TV technology firm iWedia has partnered with French TV user-interface specialist iFeelSmart to deliver a bundle of television software for Android TV set-top boxes. The two companies will deliver a bundle that includes iWedia’s Teatro-3.5 set-top box software and iFeelSmart’s Andromeda user interface. Andromeda is billed as a TV user experience (UX) that provides “simple […]

UnitronGroup taps iWedia for SAT>IP software

TV software specialist iWedia is providing its SAT>IP server software to Belgian digital TV headend manufacturer UnitronGroup for integration within the latter’s Johansson 9830 multiswitch. An early adopter of the SAT>IP standard for delivery of IP video over satellite to multiple devices in the home, iWedia has developed a SAT>IP platform comprising both a server […]

Swisscom deploys new iWedia-operated IPTV Android set-top

Swiss telco Swisscom is deploying a new Android IPTV set-top box that is being operated by iWedia’s Teatro 3.5 software solution.  The Swisscom TV 2.0 Android IPTV set-top box gives access to 250-plus TV channels, of which 80-plus are in HD. It also offers more than 6,400 videos on-demand in German, French, and Italian, more […]

iWedia appoints sales vice president

Swiss-based TV technology firm iWedia has appointed former Alticast executive Sunghoon Kim as vice president of sales, with a particular focus on the digital TV operators market. Kim was previously vice president of business development at Alticast, where he worked for several years prior to joining iWedia – a provider of software solutions for TV devices. […]