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YouView Press

YouView in the News; DTVE and TVBE

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.

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Sony’s Pop Fun launches on YouView on Sony BRAVIA TVs

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,

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YouView Press

A word from our CEO, Richard Halton

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.

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Lisa Wakefield

YouView Developing Voice Controlled TV Experience with Amazon Alexa

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.

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Leah-May Keeble

YouView takes home a Gold and Silver from the Connie Awards

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. More than ever they recognise innovation and the emerging best practice from across all sectors of the media landscape, showcasing initiatives that meet the needs of leading […]

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Lisa Wakefield

YouView launches The Weather Network App

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. The Weather Network App provides users with the current weather conditions for their selected cities as well as longer-term forecasts. In addition, the […]

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