YouView’s Ultra HD set top box and new user interface has won a top industry award at the 11th T3 Awards. The T3 judges referenced the set top box as ‘absolutely everything the modern-day TV viewer could ask for.
YouView has put in place the building blocks to move to a “highly personalised, multi-devices experience,” and now wants to further develop its platform along these lines, according to Jeff Hunter, chief architect at the UK-based digital platform operator.
Sony Pictures Television Networks has announced that POP FUN, its hugely-popular 7-day catch-up service for its portfolio of kids channels, will now be accessible via YouView on Sony BRAVIA Android TVs. Top shows from SPTN’s kids channels, POP, Tiny Pop and POP MAX will be integrated into Sony BRAVIA TV’s features via YouView,
In July 2012, after many months of our own blood, sweat and tears, our first generation set top box hit the stores of John Lewis on Oxford Street. Five years on, it seems timely to give you an update on all things YouView and our achievements in our short history.
YouView today announced plans for a ground-breaking pilot to enable a voice controlled TV experience for YouView viewers using Amazon Alexa. Focusing on voice control across a range of devices, YouView are one of the first developers worldwide to work with the new Alexa Video Skill API.
For 2017, the Connies brings together the established UK Connected Consumer Awards from Mediatel and the internationally based Connected TV Awards from Videonet, now part of Mediatel Events.
From today, all 2.5million+ YouView connected set top boxes across the UK will be able to check the weather across the globe with a simple click to launch The Weather Network App.
Britain’s biggest multichannel broadcaster, UKTV, today launches a new player on the YouView platform for its fast-growing TV on demand service UKTV Play.