TV Connect 2017

TV Connect 2017: iWedia extends Android TV platform availability

TV software provider iWedia has extended the availability of its Android TV platform to two widely used set-top box chipsets. iWedia has extended the coverage of its Teatro-3.5 Android TV product to the Amlogic S905D STB system-on-a-chip and to the HiSilicon Hi3798MV200 chipset. The Amlogic S905D SoC is deployed by pay TV operators worldwide and […]

TV Connect 2017: Bulgaria’s Unicoms taps Conax and Appear TV for white label OTT

Bulgarian service provider Unicoms Services has tapped Kudelski-owned conditional access provider Conax and video processing specialist Appear TV to provide a white label OTT TV platform, UnyQTV. The new platform supports Unicoms Services expansion into the OTT arena, supported by OTT streaming platform Conax Go Live, pre-integrated with Appear TV’s content processing platform. Unicoms Services […]

Netflix and Amazon ‘not leading to more upfront money’ for producers

The advent of well-funded global content buyers such as Netflix and Amazon is not translating directly into more money being available for small and medium sized producers and in some respects it may be more difficult to finance projects still in development, according to film and TV producer Aleksandra Bosnjak, who will be speaking on […]