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Archive of posts tagged Set-Top Box (STB)

HEVC Advance Discounts Patent Royalties for Lower-Priced Devices

HEVC Advance announced it has added a discounted royalty rate category for lower-priced Set-Top Boxes, surveillance cameras and other devices, as well as simplified its patent license agreement to reduce costs for licensees.

Roku Rolls Out Five Digital Media Players

Roku, Inc. announced five new streaming digital media players, the Express ($29.99), Express+ ($39.99), Streaming Stick ($49.99), Streaming Stick+ ($69.99) and Ultra ($99.99).

Sigma Designs Shows Off 4K Ultra HD Self-Install Set-Top-Box

Sigma Designs announced its latest reference design and concept for a 4K Ultra HD self-install Set-Top-Box (STB).

Opera TV Launches Over-the-Top Certification Program

Opera TV announced that it has launched a certification program for Over-the-Top (OTT) video apps and connected TV devices.

Digital Living Network Alliance Rolls Out DLNA 4.0 Guidelines

The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) announced that it has published its new DLNA 4.0 guidelines for streaming personal content in the home.

4K Ultra HD STB Market to Quadruple in 2016

ABI Research announced it reckons that the 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Box (STB) market with grow to more than 7 million units in 2016.

Opera TV 2.0 Debuts at CES 2016

Opera Software ASA announced the next generation of its HTML5-based Opera TV application platform at CES 2016.

Sagemcom Shows Off 4K Ultra HD STBs

Sagemcom announced that it will show off its latest 4K Ultra HD Set-Top-Boxes (STBs), video gateways and other goodies at CES 2016.

Technicolor Completes Cisco STB Business Acquisition

Technicolor announced that it has completed its acquisition of Cisco’s Connected Devices Division.

Sigma Ships 4K Ultra HD STB SoC With HDR

Sigma Designs announced that it is now shipping its SMP8762 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Box (STB) System-on-Chip (Soc).

HiSilicon Brings Dolby Vision HDR to Ultra HD Chipsets

Dolby Laboratories and HiSilicon announced they are working together to offer Dolby Vision System-on-Chip (SoC) technologies for 4K Ultra HD Set-Top-Boxes (STBs).

DIRECTV Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Box

AT&T Inc. announced that DIRECTV is introducing a new 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) Set-Top Box (STB).

Videotron Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD PVR

Videotron announced that it is launching a 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) PVR by the end of the summer.

Technicolor Buys Cisco’s STB Business

Technicolor announced that it will acquire Cisco’s customer premises equipment (CPE) business for €550 million in a cash and stock transaction.

Sigma Designs Unveils 4K HEVC STB Chipset

Sigma Designs announced its new SMP8758 System-on-Chip (SoC), which supports 4K Ultra HD video resolution using HEVC (H.265) compression technology.