Tag Archives: stb

Bob Muglia to leave Microsoft

Bob Muglia, the President of Microsoft’s Server & Tools Business (STB) department is to leave the company this year. This fact emerged in an email from CEO Steve Ballmer, who had.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing

Virgin Media officially unveils TiVo STB

Virgin Media has officially launched what the company is calling the UK’s first next-gen entertainment platform. The TiVo powered set-top box boasts a “game-changing” interface (which we saw leaked screenshots of.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News

First grabs of Virgin Media’s TiVo service spotted

The first screenshots of the interface for Virgin Media’s upcoming TiVo powered Connected TV service are floating around the net. You can take a gander at them courtesy of Pocket Lint,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News

RNIB works on talking STB

It is estimated that every day around a hundred people in the UK alone begin to notice a loss in sight and as the average age increases this is only going to get worse. However, the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) are working.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Mirifice tests Telenor STB equipment

The UK-based Mirifice has been selected by the Norwegian pay TV provider Telenor, to provide its MiriATE automated testing system to check its set top boxes. The pay TV provider will be using the MiriATE system to test its equipment before it is sent out.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Satellite TV News

Logitech to use Harmony Link remote

Along with the announcement of Google TV, there have been some sideline announcements related to Google’s attempt to take over the TV in the home. One announcement comes from Logitech which has been charged with producing a remote to control Google TV and has now.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Android to run Bonux STB

The Google operating system Android is popping up in all sorts of places including smartphones, tablets and even set top boxes, like the Bonux digital television set top box. What this means for the user is that what they see on the screen of their.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Humax releases Freeview HD STB

Humax impressed the market when it launched the HD FOX T2 Freeview set top box a few months ago, but with this launch came the promise of something better and now Humax has added the HDR FOX T2 Freeview HD recorder to its range of.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Liberty Global plans super set top box

The Europe based cable provider Liberty Global is planning to roll out a super, all-IP set top box that is quite capable of handling video, voice and even data content and then displaying it at multiple points throughout the home. Liberty Global will be commissioning.. more
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Studios could disable STB ports

It seems that over in the USA a ruling by The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) means that the big film studios could have the power to switch off some of the features of consumers’ set top boxes. The FCC ruling means that satellite and cable.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Satellite TV News