Allente completes integration of Google’s Common Broadcast Stack for Android TV

Nordic pay TV provider Allente is to deploy set-tops with Google’s Common Broadcast Stack. The Nordic Entertainment-Telenor JV, which combines the former Viasat Consumer and Canal Digital offerings, has completed integration of the Broadcast Stack into an  Android Operator Tier set-top, working with Google, Kaonmedia, Nagra, Broadcom and 3SS. Allente last year revealed that it […]

Nordic pay TV outfit Allente taps 3SS and Kaonmedia for upgraded service

Allente, the new pay TV provider resulting from the recent merger between Viasat Consumer and Canal Digital in the Nordic market, his to deploy set-top boxes and middleware from Kaonmedia alongside Android TV specialist 3SS-enabled viewing experience enhancements across its aggregated 1.2 million subscriber base. Allente is building upon its 3SS-provided OnePlace satellite and OTT service […]

NTV+ launching connected TV box, catch-up and OTT

Russian pay TV provider NTV+ is launching an internet-connected hybrid set-top that will enable it to offer interactive TV services including video-on-demand, pause live TV and catch-up TV. Gazprom Media-owned NTV+’s box is a joint project between the pay TV outfit and its parent company’s technology arm. The device will be manufactured by Korea’s Kaonmedia […]

Kaonmedia and Verimatrix deliver OTT box for Etisalat

Digital set-top vendor Kaonmedia and conditional access company Verimatrix have partnered to help UAE telco Etisalat deliver its OTT service OnWeb. The companies have developed an Android pay TV solution that features Kaonmedia’s Android-based SmartCube/TV+ consumer devices with digital TV revenue security from Verimatrix and its Video Content Authority System for internet TV. The platform […]