Tag Archives: Set Top Box

Apple TV now better and cheaper

Apple TV certainly wasn’t the star of the company’s press conference at the Yerba Buena Centre in San Francisco on Wednesday, that accolade went to the iPod touch 4G, but the.. more
Posted in All Tech News, IPTV News

Broadcom and S3 Group put STBs to test

Set-top boxes built for BSkyB with the help of the S3 Group and Broadcom are being but through their paces. The Amstrad built DRX890 and DRX895 have already been shipped to.. more
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UK viewers could get the iPlayer with Freesat

At the recent Freesat awards ceremony in London, the US based set top box maker, EchoStar, let it be known that it was looking at the free to view satellite digital.. more
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Motorola keeps STB division

It has been a long time coming but finally Motorola has decided in which direction the company will be moving and its master plan of dividing the company into two is becoming more of a reality. In a deal said to be worth around $1.2.. more
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Boxee reveals new STB

Boxee, the firm that uses its own media centre to provide internet users with free downloadable software which allows them to view TV and video on the internet, is preparing to launch its own branded set-top box. The original plan was for the Boxee set.. more
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Apple serious about TV

There appears to be some movement on Apple TV. Considering that Steve Jobs still thinks of this project as a hobby, there have been a lot of deals going on behind the scenes and so it would seem that maybe Apple is becoming serious about.. more
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Humax reveals the T2 STB

The set-top box maker, Humax, announced further details about the new HDR Fox T2 set-top box at a press event. According to the commercial director, Graham North, and the chief technologist, Bob Hannent, the equipment will be launched in two weeks time and will cost.. more
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Multichoice chooses Pace STB

The UK-based set-top-box maker Pace, has won the contract to supply the African DTH provider, Multichoice, with second generation high definition set-top box equipment for the pay-TV market in Africa. Multichoice is a multi-national pay-TV provider with a current customer base of around 2.4 million,.. more
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Google TV STB makes an appearance

When Google announced its intention to enter the world of television and video, this may have been taken with a pinch of salt by some people, for Google is quick to announce ideas but occasionally is not too fast in following up on them. But.. more
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Project Canvas will be free

As the multi-channel internet-based TV service known as Project Canvas begins to make launch plans, already there is speculation on how this is going to work for the consumer. It seems that TalkTalk has the answer and it comes in the form of a bundled.. more
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