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MStar supports Acetrax VOD Premium service

Amsterdam, September, 9th, 2011 - MStar, the leader in the worldwide digital TV market announced the availability of Acetrax Premium service as part of its connected software platform for TV and STBs. MStar created the « MStar Connected » package by developing a complete turnkey software stack and engaged with content providers to provide a wide portfolio of services on the platform. The platform is available to manufacturers, product developers, operators & retailers. Acetrax Premium...

MStar Brings VUDU To Connected HDTVs in United States

2011, Jan 18 - MStar, the leader on the world wide digital TV market, is proud to announce that VUDU has selected MStar as a premium platform partner on MStar advanced SoC solutions to enable customers to instantly stream the industry leading VUDU streaming movie service to connected HDTVs from a broad range of manufacturers. MStar has created the Mstar Connected package of best-in-class broadcast and broadband solutions for connected HDTV manufacturers, operators and retailers...

Thinking Screen Media and MStar announce partnership in Connected TVs

Wellesley, MA based Thinking Screen Media today announced the availability of its new platform for connected TVs on MStar solutions. The platform enables makers of connected TVs and set-top boxes to bring a wealth of Internet based applications and content to the TV screen. Thinking Screen Media has partnered with MStar Semiconductor, the leader in the worldwide digital TV market. MStar Semiconductor will be demonstrating the solution on their connected TV platforms at the Consumer...

Pleyo's Web ecosystem for Hybrid Connected TV and STB

The company provides a unique Web Eco-system for CE Devices, splited into three areas : - an HbbTV Open source Web Browser based on Webkit - Added-value extensions (Widget engine, 3D extension, DLNA.. - A Web-services Widget platform More details : www.pleyo.com

"Pleyo Challenges Yahoo in Widgets" - Pleyo in the news in The Online Reporter!

During the IBC show in Amsterdam, Pleyo, a French software developer, showed its new HbbTV-compatible Origyn browser for TV sets. It has a widgets engine and extensions for interactive TV that’s based on the HbbTV standard. Full story here : http://www.onlinereporter.com/article.php?article_id=16696

PLEYO unveils its new Web browser and widgets engine for TV sets

During IBC show in Amsterdam, PLEYO presents the new version of its web browser for TV sets, equipped with its widgets engine and also with extensions for interactive TV based on the HbbTV standard. Origyn Web Browser is the browser provided by PLEYO . OWB is based on Webkit(Apple) and is more particularly designed for TV sets, TV decoders and other consumer electronic devices. The latest browser’s evolution is compatible with HbbTV , the new...