Mirada partners with izzi for ‘first ever’ DVB/OTT Android TV set-top box launch

Mirada has announced the commercial launch of its custom launched-equipped Android TV Operator Tier for Mexican operator izzi. The vendor described izzitv smart as “one of the most relevant deployments of Android TV worldwide,” and said that it was the product of close collaboration between izzi, Google and Mirada. The product is an extension of […]

Mirada integrates Netflix into Iris platform, roll out with Mexico’s izzi

TV technology provider Mirada has integrated Netflix within its Iris multiscreen product, with its first deployment to izzi’s pay TV platform in Mexico. The Netflix integration means that all of Mirada’s customers with an agreement with Netflix will now have the option to provide their subscribers with access to the streaming service on set-top boxes […]

Baltcom acquires Latvian rival IZZI

Latvian cable operator Baltcom has acquired all shares in Latvia’s second-largest cable provider, IZZI. Announcing the deal, Baltcom said that the two companies would continue to run as separate legal entities. Customers will continue to receive their existing services with prices and conditions to remain the same, however they will be able to apply for […]

DVR most popular function for Izzi subs

DVR functionality is the most popular interactive TV application amongst Latvian service provider Izzi’s customer base, followed by catch-up TV and pause live TV, according to the operator. Based on a survey of its user base, Izzi said that 57% of respondents identified the ability to record programmes as the most important interactive TV feature, […]