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Fredio launches at CES Show - brings free TV to Smart TVs

Fredio, a new free service for Smart TVs, has launched at CES. The free app was demonstrated on various platforms, including LG and Samsung Smart TVs. More at www.fredio.com Press coverage at http://www.fredio.com/press_coverage.html

RCDb Licenses BD-Live Software to Netflix

SAN FRANCISCO– November 10 th , 2009, Related Content Database (RCDb) announced today that it has entered into a technology licensing and services agreement with Netflix, Inc. to jointly develop the instant streaming Blu-ray disc that enables Netflix members to instantly watch thousands of movies and TV episodes on their Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. The Netflix instant streaming disc for PS3 represents a major technical advancement for BD-Live and the Blu-ray format. The free...

RCDb and Videon Central Partner to Transform the Blu-ray Disc Player into a Multi-purpose HD Network Set-top Box

SAN FRANCISCO , CA – September 23rd, 2009. RCDb and Videon Central announced today a partnership to accelerate the development and deployment of networked applications on Internet connected Blu-ray Disc (BD) players. The two companies have pre-integrated their software solutions to offer a complete reference design to BD player manufacturers. The offering enables a BD player to dynamically load and unload applications and connect with a flexible, updateable set of third party services and content...