Poland’s ipla on Toshiba smart TVs

Cyfrowy Polsat-owned OTT TV platform ipla is now available on smart TVs from Toshiba following an agreement between the pair. The ipla service will be available on 2013 and 2013 Toshiba models. Beata Białkowska, marketing director at Cyfrowy Polsat, said that ipla could now be found on all major smart TV platforms in Poland as […]

Toshiba to halve TV staff, plans 4K focus

Toshiba said it will halve its TV staff from 6,000 to 3,000 and shut down two of its three TV manufacturing facilities this fiscal year, as it looks to cut costs and focus on Ultra HD.  In an announcement submitted to the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Toshiba said it was looking to implement the structural reform […]

Toshiba TVs using Rovi DivX Plus Streaming for Knowhow

Rovi has announced the availability of a range of Toshiba DTVs that use Rovi’s cutting-edge DivX Plus Streaming technology.  In the UK, Toshiba DTVs are enabling Dixon’s Retail’s Knowhow Movies service, one of the a number around the globe now supporting Rovi’s advanced adaptive streaming format. “Today, consumers in the UK are able to experience […]

Toshiba and Rovi partner for DivX TV streaming

Toshiba has partnered with Rovi Corporation in a deal that will see it launch a range of digital TVs certified for DivX Plus Streaming. The move will enable Toshiba TVs to support entertainment services from over-the-top providers such as UK retailer Dixons’ KnowHow Movies service, which is powered by Rovi’s technology. DivX Plus Streaming is […]

7digital music for Toshiba Places

Media company 7digital has signed an agreement to be the European music partners for Toshiba’s Places platform for connected TVs. Consumers with a Toshiba Places account will be able to browse 7digital’s music catalogue, create playlists and stream music to their TVs. The service will launch this month in the UK, France, Italy, Germany and […]