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Mediaroom ups the Pace for STB’s

A set top box developed by the UK based Pace has passed the tests put in place by the S3 Group, after being selected by Microsoft to ensure that the set.. more
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STBs to get Silverlight

Microsoft has been trying to get its Flash rival Silverlight into the media, but a move to get the product into set-top-boxes could mean that Microsoft will be entering into the.. more
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STB sales continue to rise

Over a hundred million satellite set top boxes were sold during 2009, which is around fifty per cent of all set top boxes sold during the year, according to data released.. more
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Freeview on 3View launched

The electronics firm 3View has announced that its new hybrid set top box will be available for pre-order on the 7th April. The price of the new equipment will be £299. The 3View set top box is being marketed as the first piece of equipment.. more
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Freesat STB offers wireless iPlayer

The BBC iPlayer on Freesat is not the latest news, but what is new is the addition of the BBC iPlayer into the Technisat HDFS set top box. What makes this deal so interesting is that this equipment is wireless. For the first time with.. more
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Details of Google’s STB emerge

When it was announced that search engine giant Google was in talks with Intel and Sony to create a line of chips that will run perfectly with the Android Operating System, the story was immediately compared with similar news that a set-top-box is being created.. more
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Freeview STB from Sagem released

The electronics firm Sagem has launched two Freeview HD personal video recorders (PVRs), the RT190 320 T2 HD and the RT190 500 T2 HD. Both models will offer the user twin digital TV tuners as well as all of the normal PVR features such as.. more
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New HD STB for games from Pace

UK-based Pace is well known for producing set top boxes for satellite and digital TV services, but recently the company has been diversifying and has come up with an HD set-top-box that will make PC games available on the consumer’s own TV. This equipment has.. more
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Second place for STB maker Pace

The Saltaire-based set top box manufacturer, Pace, is now the second largest supplier of satellite and cable television equipment in the world. According to research carried out by the Screen Digest, Pace has moved in front of Technicolor (formerly known as Thompson) and just behind.. more
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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, it is estimated that sales could be approaching 111 million in 2014, taking year-on-year.. more
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