iWedia’s Live TV app embraces Simply.TV’s metadata know-how

Connected TV solutions provider iWedia and metadata provider Simply.TV have announced a partnership to deliver enhanced user experiences for broadcast TV. The two companies claim that the “joint solution increases engagement time and offers options for OEMs to enable new revenue streams including ads placement”. Using its expertise in broadcast TV software on Android based […]

iWedia launches Android TV customer launcher and fast launch programme

Technology outfit iWedia, now part of the ZEGi group, has launched its Android TV Custom Launcher and Fast Launch Programme to support set-top manufacturers to get products to market. The Android TV Custom Launcher is a white-label solution that  which features STAGE – iWedia’s UI with multiscreen capability. STAGE is compliant with Google’s operator tier programme […]

Orange Moldova turns to Zappware for Android TV launch

Service provider Orange Moldova has launched an Android TV-based service using the Nexx4.0 technology provided by Zappware. Zappware, now part of the Zurich-based ZEGI Group following its acquisition of iWedia, is continuing to expand its Android TV deployments with the Orange group with this new hybrid IP and DVB-C TV offering. Zappware’s software brings a hybrid setup of DVB-C […]

Zappware and iWedia to combine as Kudelski sells out

Digital TV technology outfits Zappware and iWedia are to combine as the Zappware Entertainment Group International (ZEGI) following Nagra-owner Kudelski’s sale of its 40% stake in iWedia to Zappware owner Reinhart Interactive TV. ZEGI will have its head offices in Zurich, Switzerland. Reinhart Interactive TV/Zappware was recently spun-out of NASDAQ-listed tech outfit NextPlay Technologies, which […]