Media Trends

Despite TV everywhere pushes, most Americans still prefer the TV set

(RapidTVNews) Despite the undeniable growth in TV viewing via PC, tablet and smartphones, 80% of Americans say they prefer to watch television, on a television. New research from BroadStream Solutions and market research firm YouGov showed that when it comes to real quality entertainment and [...]

17. August 2014

Sony unveils Google TV STB

(advanced-television.com) Sony Electronics has confirmed the availability and pricing of the NSZ-GS7 Internet Player with Google TV, originally introduced in January at CES. In addition to US availability, Sony will also be the first manufacturer to launch Google TV products outside of the US, [...]

25. June 2012

France Télévisions adopts HbbTV for hybrid DTT services

(Rapid TV News) In a resounding tour de force for connected TV, France Télévisions is to launch a DTT portal and TV news application for connected devices supporting the HbbTV specification. The development of the hybrid broadcast and broadband portal follows a successful pilot of HbbTV services [...]

5. September 2011

Dish Plans ‘TV Everywhere’ Web Site This Year

(U.S.)Satellite Operator to Offer Authenticated Access to Premium TV Programming (Todd Spangler/Broadcast Newsroom) Dish Network is preparing to launch a “TV Everywhere” Internet destination as soon as this summer that would let subscribers get access to TV programming on a range of [...]

3. May 2010