Richard Halton

YouView now on three million devices in UK

UK hybrid IP/broadcast digital TV platform YouView is now present on over three million set-top boxes and digital devices across the UK, according to the organisation. The passing of the three million milestone comes seven months after YouView upgraded its software across its set-top box base. The YouView platform is used by BT, Talktalk and […]

YouView still on course despite Freeview challenge, says Halton

YouView’s long-term strategy will not change in the face of new competition from Freeview’s new connected TV plan with the platform to continue to benefit from its ISP support, according to CEO Richard Halton. Speaking on the sidelines of the Connected TV World Summit in London this morning, Halton told DTVE that YouView saw no […]

YouView plans fresh updates

YouView is planning a string of updates for the coming months, as it aims to take “connected TV into the mainstream.” Speaking at the Westminster Media Forum seminar in London, YouView CEO Richard Halton said that it the next-generation UK Freeview service was lining up a second-screen app for Android devices in the coming weeks […]