Almost half of UK consumers haven’t heard of YouView

New research from connected home specialists Twonky reveals that 49% of UK consumers have heard of connected TV service YouView. The service, which is a joint venture between UK broadcasters the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Five, transmission services provider Arqiva and service providers BT and TalkTalk, launched last July, having originally been slated to […]

PacketVideo strikes Twonky dongle deal with China’s Aigo

TV technology company PacketVideo has struck a deal with Chinese consumer electronics giant Aigo to provide Android and Linux-powered dongles for platform operators and content owners to deliver content to end users. PacketVideo will provide its Twonky software and multiscreen products and work with operators to integrate the technology with their content services. Twonky is […]

Hisense chooses PacketVideo for Google TV and Smart TV

Chinese consumer electronics provider Hisense has chosen PacketVideo’s Twonky software for use in Google TV products and some Linux-powered connected TVs for international markets. Twonky is designed to enable smart TVs to play content from any device in a suer’s local network or to use their mobile phone or tablet to control the TV. Twonky […]