MediaKind, the video technology company spun out of Ericsson in 2018, has claimed credit for its customer Altice Portugal’s MEO becoming the country’s leading pay TV service with 39.8% of subscribers.
3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a German provider of software for set top boxes (STB) and multiscreen entertainment, and Skyworth Digital, a maker of connected home products, have integrated their technologies to create a new STB platform to accelerate Android TV service launches.
Technicolor, headquartered in Paris, has become one of the first video infrastructure companies to adopt the Google TV Broadcast Stack, an extension of Android TV.
Allente, a newly formed Nordic pay TV provider, is deploying set top boxes and middleware from KAON Media combined with an Android custom launcher from Germany’s 3 Screen Solutions (3SS).
Synamedia has stood out as the vendor making the biggest splash over content protection and video piracy around IBC 2020, even though the event was confined to virtual channels.
Taiwan Broadband Communications (TBC), one of the country’s leading cable TV operators, is the latest recruit in the region for Android TV, following deployments of the platform at Kbro in the same country, as well as KT Skylife and CJ Hello in South Korea. There have also been recent deployments by Bahrain Telecommunication Company, Russian operator Beeline and Telekom Malaysia.