Vision247 launches HbbTV app on Freeview devices

Channel aggregator Vision247, which distributes a range of services via connected devices on the UK Freeview platform, has launched an  HbbTV offering that will run alongside its legacy MHEG apps. VisionTV went live as an HbbTV App one week ago and can be found on Freeview channel 264.  The MHEG version of the service has been available […]

ETSI publishes new HbbTV spec for UK and Italy transition

The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) has published a new version of the HbbTV specification that will enable the UK and Italy to transition legacy TV services from the old MHEG and MHP standards respectively. TV and set-top manufacturers will upgrade equipment to provide full HbbTV support next year. Ahead of that, there will be […]