Opera teams up with Flingo for smart TV apps

Opera Software has teamed up with smart TV app specialist Flingo to launch multiple Smart TV apps with Flingo’s dynamic ad insertion capabilities.  These apps will be available on TVs and devices from manufacturers including Sony, TiVo, TCL and HiSense, on which Opera TV products are shipped. The first six apps, including Popular Science, Fitness, […]

TiVo adds Opera software to Roamio boxes

DVR maker TiVo is integrating Opera software into its recently-launched Roamio platform, in a move that it said would “enhance the power of web technologies” on TiVo devices. The deal will see TiVo incorporate the Opera TV Solution, enabling users to download HTML5 Apps covering areas such as business, entertainment, fashion and sports. The Opera […]

Samsung deploys Opera in Blu-ray players

Samsung and Opera have partnered in a deal that will see the Opera web browser integrated into a line of 2013 Samsung Blu-ray players.  The Opera-powered devices, which are due to launch globally “soon”, will offer online support for streaming services such as YouTube and the BBC’s iPlayer. “Now, more and more people want to […]

Humax to launch Opera store on set-tops

Set-top supplier Humax is to launch the Opera TV Store on its new set-top boxes in 2013, enabling customers to select and install web apps from the store. The HTML5-powered Opera TV Store is a cloud-based app store, offering web-based applications that are optimised to work on TV by adjusting to different screen sizes and […]

Opera to provide software for Intek hybrid box

Browser provider Opera Software and Korean set-top manufacturer Intek Digital have teamed up to deliver web-based services to connected TV viewers. Opera Software will provide licences for its Opera Devices Software Development Tool Kit on Intek’s new Android-based hybrid set-top box, which includes HbbTV. “2012 will be the year of connected TVs. As the demand […]

Humax to deliver Opera-powered set-tops

Humax has teamed up with Opera Software to launch HD set-top boxes with read-made web apps. Humax iCord HD+/ME set-top with Opera browser software onboard has already been launched in the Middle East and will be made available in other regions soon, according to Humax. The HD set-top also features the Humax TV Portal, enabling […]

Digital TV Labs teams up with Opera for HbbTV

Standards conformance specialist Digital TV Labs has partnered with browser provider Opera to provide consumer electronics manufacturers with an easy way to integrate the latter’s HbbTV-ready browser technology, the company has said. CE manufacturers who have licensed Opera can now purchase Digital TV Labs’ Ligada iSuite HbbTV Test Tool to ensure a swift route to […]