Happening tomorrow: DTVE Digital Symposium on Android TV

Time is running out to sign up for the latest session of the DTVE Digital Symposium, with a talk on the benefits of Android TV for operators in the cloud era taking place on March 23. In this session of the latest DTVE Digital Symposium, Digital TV Europe’s editor Stuart Thomson will be joined by […]

DTVE Symposium returns with session on Android TV

Digital TV Europe has announced the return of the DTVE Digital Symposium with a session on the benefits of Android TV for operators in the cloud era, taking place on March 23. In this session of the latest DTVE Digital Symposium, Digital TV Europe’s editor Stuart Thomson will be joined by experts from technology leader […]

Digital TV Europe Industry Survey 2021 now available

Digital TV Europe is excited to announce the release of our 2021 Industry Survey. Digital TV Europe’s sixth annual survey provides a unique snapshot of industry insiders’ views on the key issues and trends facing the digital video business in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Several hundred executives from 39 countries answered our call […]

Vodafone and TiVo extend licencing deal

TiVo has announced the renewal of its long-term relationship with Vodafone across Europe and Africa. The new multi-year agreements will provide Vodafone access to TiVo’s products and a licence to its patent portfolio. In particular, the deal will allow Vodafone to utilise TiVo’s solutions and services on its VTV platform, including the company’s Conversational Voice […]

TiVo partners with Pindrop for voice authentication

TiVo has announced a global partnership with fraud detection and voice authentication firm Pindrop. The partnership will see the companies collaborate with a “streamlined content discovery experience for consumers, unlocked through voice AI.” This translates to voice authentication technology which, the companies say, will allow OTT streaming devices, platforms and services to provide a more […]

Samba TV partners with TiVo to expand ACR footprint

TV data measurement firm Samba TV has announced a partnership with TiVo that will broaden the reach and representation of its dataset across millions of households across the world. The deal will see Samba’s integrated dataset now able to precisely measure the impact of live and time shifting linear TV usage on reach, frequency, and […]

Elisa extends TiVo partnership and integrates Deep Discovery

  Finnish telco Elisa has signed a multiyear extension and expansion of its partnership with TiVo to integrate the STB maker’s Deep Discovery API-based metadata solution. TiVo’s Deep Discovery package, an option with Video Metadata, promises to allow TV and video service providers along with consumer electronics manufacturers and new media companies to “better maximise […]

TiVo+ bolstered with Pluto TV channels launches

TiVo has announced an expanded partnership with ViacomCBS’s Pluto TV to incorporate 72 featured channels to its TiVo+ AVOD platform.  TiVo+ is the company’s ad-supported streaming offer which debuted on the TiVo Edge DVR set-top-box in October 2019. Serving as the company’s answer to The Roku Channel, it was launched with content from XUMO, Jukin […]

Plantronics picks up TV veteran Dave Shull as CEO 

Dave Shull, the former CEO of TiVo and The Weather Channel, has landed at  audio communications equipment firm Plantronics. Plantronics – which is currently undergoing a rebrand to Poly following its US$2 billion acquisition of Polycom in 2018 – is a producer of audio communications equipment for business and consumers. Dave Shull meanwhile was appointed […]

Xperi and TiVo complete merger

Entertainment tech company Xperi and set-top box maker TiVo have completed their merger to create a US$3 billion firm.  The merger, initially announced at the end of 2019, will see the new company adopt the Xperi name, but continue to sell products under the TiVo branding while Xperi’s DTS, HD Radio and IMAX Enhanced brands […]