User interface

Gesture control shipments to grow 10%, says IHS

Shipments of gesture-sensing control interfaces, on devices including smart TVs, are set to grow 10% year-on-year to reach 1.8 billion units in 2015, according to IHS. The research firm claims that the shipments will rise as emerging virtual reality games, smartwatches, smart TVs and other consumer electronics and IT applications enter the market. Optical-based 3D […]

ThinkAnalytics unveils MyThinkTV user interface

TV search and recommendations firm ThinkAnalytics is due to unveil a new concept user interface called MyThinkTV at IBC.  The concept UI supports all ThinkAnalytics’ personalised recommendations techniques and can be used to browse linear and VOD content, the firm said. MyThinkTV supports features including: social integration with services like Twitter; image, clip and trailer […]

Netflix aims at TV with interface revamp

Streaming service Netflix has today launched a new “much richer and more immersive” design. The new look has been created “specifically for the big screen [television]”, featuring multiple cinematic images, new shows descriptions and personalised details on suggested programming. Netflix said the new design will help to bring the experience of the using the platform […]