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STB shipments to rise until 2014

The sale of set top boxes in the Asian market is expected to continue to rise over the next the few years until 2014. According to information released by ABI Research,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

87% enable wireless internet security at home

Cisco research that was released today reveals that 87% of respondents surveyed across 10 European countries with a wireless internet connection at home said that they have security enabled on their.. more
Posted in IT Security News

AFN will be full HD by 2014

There is good news for the viewers of the American Forces Network in Europe, as the broadcaster is planning to switch from standard definition to high definition by 2014. Funding has.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Satellite TV News

Cisco buys set top box business

Cisco Systems is buying into the set top box business by taking over the Chinese manufacturer, DVN Holdings. This is move that will see the firm providing equipment as China heads towards switching its network to digital by 2015. This may be over five years.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Satellite TV News

Cisco announces next-gen ISR router

Following the long-term success of its G1 Integrated Service Router Cisco is now releasing the G2, which will provide enhanced capabilities for video-conferencing and virtualised services. The new routers include a video-ready media engine, scalable audio-conferencing, up to 1 terabyte of video storage per module,.. more
Posted in Telecoms News

Cisco study ranks UK broadband a poor 25th

Research sponsored by Cisco has ranked the world’s broadband networks, with the UK performing poorly in 25th place. According to the BBC, the research was based on 24 million speed tests performed in 66 countries. The ratings focused on both download and upload speeds, as.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Pace launches DBV-T2 set top box

Pace Plc is set to debut a new set top box at the upcoming IBC platform, which transmits signals using the DVB-T2 standard. The new box is expected by analysts to be the first set top box in the industry to hit the market for.. more
Posted in HDTV / 3D TV News

Virgin Media selects Cisco

The cable TV and broadband provider, Virgin Media, has chosen Cisco as its partner to support the firm’s IPTV distribution platform, and make improvements to the Virgin Media digital TV infrastructure as well. The Cisco digital video headend technology will be deployed by Virgin Media.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News

VoIP winners declared at ITSPA 2008 Awards

The UK’s best VoIP and Unified Communication service providers were announced last week at the 2008 ITSPA (Internet Telephony Services Providers’ Association) awards. Held last Thursday in the Members Dining Room at the House of Commons, the awards were co-hosted by Ian Taylor MP and.. more
Posted in VoIP News

59% of broadband users on wireless network

Linksys, manufacturer of voice, wireless, and networking hardware for home and Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), today announced the results from its Connected Life Consumer Trends Survey carried out by YouGov. The survey was conducted to show the current state of wireless home networking in the.. more
Posted in Wireless News