Are TVs Still Relevant?

by Chris Chinnock

The TV business has historically been the prestige consumer electronics category, but the profitability of the segment is very challenging for most players.

Tags:Changhong| FireTV| IFA 2023| Konka| Metz| showcase| Tizen| toshiba| TV market| Vestel| WebOS

Xperi Brining Tivo TVs to North America

by Shawnee Blackwood

Xperi has said it will collaborate with multiple TV manufacturing partners to introduce Tivo OS TVs in North America, putting them in competition with established players like Amazon’s Fire TV, Google’s Android TV/Google TV, Roku, Samsung’s Tizen, LG Electronics’ webOS, and others.

Tags:Android TV| Automotive| Fire TV| Roku| Tivo| Tizen| TV Sets| WebOS| Xperi

AI: Transforming the TV into the Ultimate Computing Hub for Smart Homes

by Omid Rahmat

From dumb devices to intelligent assistants: how AI can turn TVs into windows on the world and why they should be integrated into the total mobile computing experience.

Tags:Android| Apple| Artificial Intelligence (AI)| HarmonyOS| home hub| Huawei| iOS (Apple)| LG| PC| Samsung| Smart TV| Tizen

LG advances smart TV platform business

by Bob Raikes

What They Say LG said that its webOS is now available on up to 200 partner brands including Seiki, Eko, Stream System, Konka, Aiwa and Hyundai – a ten-fold increase from when LG commenced licensing …

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Samsung Has Three Tizen SmartTV Partners

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say Samsung has been saying for a while that it was interested in licensing its Tizen OS to partner TV brands. According to Channel News in Australia, the firm has signed with …

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Google Claims 110M Devices Using Google and Android TV OS

by Bob Raikes

What They Say 9to5Google reported that Google TV and Android TV now have over 110 million active monthly devices, up by 30 million since May. Some of those devices will be Chromecast devices which …

Tags:Google| Operating Systems| Roku| Tizen| TVs (TV Sets)| WebOS

Samsung has no plans to abandon Tizen

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Samsung told Protocol that “Tizen still is the default platform for our smart TVs going forward” after the company decided to merge its OS with Google’s Android platform for wearables. (Android …

Tags:Operating Systems| Samsung| Smart TV| Tizen