A+E Networks Asia launches History in Vietnam

A+E Networks is expanding its Asian footprint with the launch of factual channel History on MobiTV. The channel will be available via MobiTV on channel number 55 on digital terrestrial television and channel 66 through direct-to-home satellite. History will be available fully subtitled thanks to a partnership with Vietnamese content provider, Thaole Entertainment, and will […]

MobiTV secures additional funding

IP video specialist MobiTV has closed US$21 million (€20 million) in funding from Oak Investment Partners and Ally Corporate Finance.  According to the company, the funding will accelerate expansion of the MobiTV Connect platform to enable app-based IP delivery for pay TV providers. MobiTV’s software-based technology is designed to address cable and broadband operators’ need […]

MobiTV launches BYOD initiative for US cable

TV technology provider MobiTV has launched the MobiTV Connect Platform, an IP-based platform to allow cable operators to provide their services via apps on consumer devices rather than by deploying set-top boxes. According to MobiTV, pay TV and cable operator can use the technology via an in-network deployment or turn to MobiTV to provide a […]

SPI International/Filmbox strikes MobiTV deal

SPI International/ Filmbox’s FightBox HD and FashionBox channels will gain wider distribution following a deal between the company and mobile TV and video services firm, MobiTV. SPI International/ Filmbox said that the deal will make the martial arts and fashion channels available on several IPTV networks in the US – including Boost, TMO and Sprint – with […]

MobiTV powering cloud DVR for Deutsche Telekom

Multiscreen TV services firm MobiTV is powering new cloud recording capabilities for Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain to go streaming service.  MobiTV’s network nVR software solution allows recorded programs to be stored in the cloud and played on any mobile device. Entertain to go offers customers 10 hours of cloud storage with the additional option to purchase […]

MobiTV targets wireless operators with HDMI dongle

TV technology supplier MobiTV has teamed up with Jabil Circuit to develop a white-label HDMI dongle to enable wireless operators to deliver an in-home TV everywhere service. The dongle is designed to help operators deliver a personalised multiscreen experience, according to MobiTV. The HDMI dongle that can be branded and deployed by wireless operators to […]

Deutsche Telekom rolls out multiscreen Entertain2Go

Deutsche Telekom’s Entertain2Go streaming service, powered by mobile TV and on-demand specialist MobiTV, has completed the first phase of its rollout.  The new multiscreen service extends Deutsche Telekom’s IPTV Entertain offering so that viewers can access live TV and on-demand programming across different devices. By integrating MobiTV’s software, Deutsche Telekom has broadened the service to […]

MobiTV opens EMEA hub

Mobile TV and on-demand specialist MobiTV is expanding its EMEA operations with the launch of a new London “hub”. The office will be managed and operated by MobiTV co-founder and president Paul Scanlan. He will continue to manage and grow all aspects of the company’s sales and partnership activity in EMEA. The company recently announced […]

MobiTV extends data centre as part of international expansion

Mobile TV specialist MobiTV has extended its data centre to enable the multiscreen delivery of video content as part of its international expansion programme. MobiTV said that the Motion Picture Association of America, (MPAA) had assessed its methods and technologies for securely ingesting, encoding and storing movies, opening the door for it to ingest library […]

MobiTV licenses nDVR solution

Mobile TV and video-on-demand technology specialist MobiTV has launched a licensable network DVR solution. The solution, available to cable operators and telcos, had previously been available only as part of an end-to-end multiscreen platform. MobiTV said the solution means operators can avoid costly set-top deployment by using a “thin” box requiring an internet connection and […]