Monthly Archives: July 2011

Panasonic Unveils Developer Portal To Boost TV Apps For Viera Connect

Japanese TV manufacturer Panasonic Corporation announced this week that it has launched a new website aimed at recruiting IPTV (internet protocol television) application developers for its internet-connected platform. Dubbed “VIERA Connect Developers“, the newly-unveiled public web portal represents an open invitation for TV app developers to build more applications for the company’s Viera Connect service. Panasonic hopes to entice TV ... Read More »

MultizoneAV Seeks Legal Advice On Passing Off Attempt, Warns Customers

A UK consumer electronics retailer has revealed that it is seeking legal counsel about an offshore corporation attempting to pass off as its online trading arm by registering and operating similar-sounding domain names. In a statement issued this week, Essex-based Home Cinema Store Ltd clarified that this offshore corporation is in no way affiliated nor associated with the company, and ... Read More »

PlayJam HD Game App Comes To Samsung Smart TV Apps Store

Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung has announced that its Smart TV apps store is getting a new addition in the form of the largest TV games network in the world, PlayJam. This network offers hundreds of in-house and branded games, which means that Samsung Smart TV users will have access to a huge choice of games as a result of ... Read More »

Internet-Connected Flat-Panel TVs To Double In Proportion By 2015

According to the most recent Quarterly TV Design and Features Report published by market research firm DisplaySearch, the proportion of flat-panel televisions that are internet-connected is set to almost double in worldwide shipments between now and 2015. The data shows that over 25% of all flat-screen TVs that are shipped this year will have some type of internet connectivity. However, ... Read More »