IPTV Australia
IPTV is coming to Australia
15
Feb
Google is hoping to embed Foxtel’s forthcoming video-on-demand service Presto and internet TV offering Foxtel Play as the key broadcast content for its forthcoming digital media player, Chromecast. Foxtel’s 50 per cent shareholder, Telstra, has led the early stage talks with Google, which began late last year. Google wishes to launch Chromecast, a dongle that...

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1
Oct
The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is implementing a new Wi-Fi network which is set to go live in January 2014. The network will allow sports fans to view high definition IPTV and mobile video on their smartphones or tablets. They can also order food and drinks without having to leave their seat. The platform means the...

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Category : IPTV News
16
Sep
TELSTRA media boss Rick Ellis has thrown down the gauntlet to rivals in the IPTV and TV sector, saying the telecommunications giant wants to be the leader in the coming "multi-screen world". Telstra is looking to offer different types of online video entertainment to multiple screens by Christmas, including advertising-supported video, pay-per-view video on demand,...

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24
Aug

IPTV is Coming To Australia

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Two years after it launched its first line of commercial television transceivers in 1948, the Zenith Radio Corporation unveiled a device that would come to fundamentally alter the audience’s relationship with the idiot box: the remote control. That small hand-held device, then connected to the television by wire, has in six decades become the tipping...

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28
Jul
IPTV allows hyper targeted local advertising along with interest and behaviour based advertising. With IPTV you have an IP Address unlike free to air TV which blankets whole regions ignoring suburbs. IPTV will allow smaller advertisers to target the suburbs they supply services and products to. More local news could be delivered based on your suburb,...

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27
Jun
Satellite TV (DTH or DBS) revenues are predicted to overtake cable TV revenues in 2013, but the fastest growing platform is IPTV, according to data compiled by Digital TV Research for its Digital TV World Revenue Forecasts, which determined that total global pay TV revenues will climb $19 billion from 2012 to 2018 to top...

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Category : IPTV Service Providers
27
Jun
Philips is launching in Q3 of this year its version of IPTV for digital signage, IP-addressable displays to which content is streamed from a centralized hub instead of from an attached media player. While LG's EzSign TV and Samsung's SoC platforms essentially embed a media player inside the display or on a chip, Philips is...

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Category : IPTV Service Providers
27
Mar

IPTV Gaining on Pay TV

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Global IPTV subscriptions will pass the 100 million mark in 2013 and grow to nearly double that by 2017, according to Pyramid Research. IPTV now accounts for nearly one in ten pay TV subscribers around the world. The Asia-Pacific region remains the largest IPTV market, accounting for 45.3% (38.2 million) of global IPTV subscriptions as of...

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Category : IPTV Service Providers
25
Feb

Digital TV Switch-Over

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By Christmas 2013, much of Australian television will have gone digital-only. So, what do you need to know to stay in the picture. WITH less than a year until Australia abandons its old analog TV stations, it’s time for the stragglers to finally make the leap to digital television. More than a decade after Australians got their first...

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Category : IPTV Equipment
2
Jan
Apple and Google have been attempting for years to entice customers to ditch cable television for set top boxes that deliver TV shows, movies and more via the internet. For the past year or so, Intel has also quietly been working on a top-secret set-top box that could not only be better than what Apple, Google,...

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