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Tata Sky taps ThinkAnalytics for content recommendation

Indian content platform Tata Sky has introduced a new feature that enables personalised content recommendation on the Tata Sky Mobile App for iOS/Android and Watch.tatasky.com. Tata Sky is using personalized content discovery and recommendations from ThiknkAnalytics to enable the feature.  Tata Sky tapped ThinkAnalytics to enable an experience where users can find content online and […]

Tata Sky taps ThinkAnalytics for recommendations

Indian pay TV and OTT TV provider Tata Sky is to roll out the ThinkAnalytics Recommendations Engine to its OTT users in the near future. ThinkAnalytics, which has development and support operations in Pune, India, will supply its AI-powered technology to enable Tata Sky’s subscribers to find content they want to watch. Tata Sky will […]

Tata Sky taps Accedo for mobile video

Indian service provider Tata Sky has tapped Accedo to provide a unified live and video-on-demand experience across the web and Android and iOS apps for its mobile video service. Tata Sky selected Accedo to create an engaging mobile video experience for the service, which comprises sports, news and 5000-plus entertainment titles, along with a seven […]

Tata Sky taps Irdeto for Cloaked CA

Indian DTH pay TV provider Tata Sky has expanded its contract with content security specialist Irdeto to protect its expanded range of services. Tata Sky will use Irdeto Cloaked CA and middleware to deliver an improved customer experience while ensuring that its content remains secure, according to Irdeto. Cloaked CA is a cardless conditional access […]

The QYou extends reach in India with Tata Sky deal

Best-of-the-web short-form content channel The QYou has extended its reach in India through a partnership with Tata Sky. Previously available through Tata Sky’s mobile app, this extended deal will make QYou’s 24/7 service of online video content available to 17 million Tata Sky connections across TV and mobile. As part of the agreement, QYou and […]

Tata Sky chooses Elemental for 4K service

Indian DTH provider Tata Sky is using technology provider Elemental’s sofrtware encoding platform to to process 4K live linear content in HEVC/H.265 for delivery to its 4K set-top boxes.  Tata Sky, jointly owned by Tata Group and 21st Century Fox, launched its 4K service in advance of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 tournament currently […]

Tata Sky partners with Ericsson to bring 4K to India

Indian direct-to-home (DTH) operator, Tata Sky, has partnered with Ericsson to launch what the pair claim is the first commercial 4K video service in the subcontinent. Announcing the deal at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Ericsson said will provide HEVC (High Efficiency Video Codec) compression technology to support 4K distribution using the high resolution 1080P50 […]

Tata Sky to roll out Technicolor 4K boxes next year

Technicolor is to provide volume supplies of 4K-enabled set-top boxes to Indian DTH pay TV provider Tata Sky early next year – the first time a 4K box has been shipped in volume, according to Technicolor. Technicolor, which has supplied technology to Tata Sky since 2005, says it is building on its compression and colour […]

Sky Italia channels boss leaves for Tata

Paolo Agostinelli, a senior channels executive at Sky Italia, is leaving the Italian pay TV operation to head up programming operations at Tata Sky. Sky Italia is owned by Twenty First Century Fox Indian DTH platform Tata Sky is a joint venture between Indian conglomerate Tata Group and Star, which is also owned by Twenty […]