Norweigan streamer TV 2 Sumo upgrades LG smart TV app

Norweigan commercial pubcaster TV 2 has announced an upgrade to its TV 2 Sumo app on LG WebOS smart TVs using Norigin Media’s TV App Framework. The streamer, deployed across a range of LG devices, is described as having a “sleek new design and user experience” which has been created by the TV 2 design […]

TV 2 calls on Norigin Media for TV app development

Norweigan broadcaster TV 2 has signed a deal with Norigin Media to build and launch TV apps for its TV 2 Sumo streaming service.  Development of the app will be focused on TV sets, including Samsung Smart TVs, LG Smart TVs and PlayStation 4. The Norigin-developed app will also be built for pay TV set […]

NBCU plans Nordic expansion for Hayu

NCBUniversal International is set to expand its reality TV SVOD service, Hayu, into the Nordics, in what it described as a “key milestone” for the service. The on-demand offering will launch first in Norway – in partnership with TV 2 – during the fourth quarter of this year, before going live in Finland, Sweden and […]

Norway’s TV 2 buys domestic C More assets

Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV 2 has bought Nordic pay TV channel provider C More’s Norwegian sports operations, as part of a major content deal between the two firms. Egmont-owned TV 2 has acquired all C More’s sports rights and sports channels in Norway, including its C Sports service, in a deal that includes Norwegian national […]

TV2 joins Stofa’s WebTV To Go

TV 2 is making its channels available on Danish cable operator Stofa’s WebTV To Go multiscreen service. The broadcaster has signed a two year deal with Stofa to bring its channels to the platform until the end of 2013. They will be available on PCs, tablets and smartphones in Denmark free-of-charge until the end of […]

TV 2 becomes Norway’s first live 3D broadcaster

TV 2 became Norway’s first broadcaster to air live 3D last night when it delivered the Norway v Cyprus football match from the national football stadium in Oslo in 3D.   TV 2’s OB team used its recently-acquired 3D-ready OB truck to produce the broadcast. Five 3D cameras were set up within the stadium to […]

Norway’s TV 2 to air 3D football match online

Norway’s TV 2 will broadcast a live football match in 3D to its IPTV and online viewers on October 15. The broadcaster will air Saturday’s Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool in 3D using technology from Vizrt and its partner SterGen High-Tech that enables real-time creation of computed stereoscopic 3D from individual 2D […]