Content Distribution

P&F’s Philips CE, Lifestyle Products Share Spotlight
June 9, 2010

P&F, the Funai Electric subsidiary that is the exclusive North American licensee for Philips TVs and home theater products, took the wraps off its Wireless Media Connect technology, to be available in the Philips 7700 Series Eco TVs and BDP7320 flagship Blu-ray player this fall. The technology, unlike competitors’ IPTV sets whose content is limited to select sites, will permit wireless access to any content that may be accessed on a computer, said Philips Consumer Video Solutions director of marketing Keith Michael.

Savant 10-City iPad Road Show Launches
April 5, 2010

Savant founder Robert Madonna began his 10-city nationwide blitz of demos of the Apple iPad running Savant’s just-launched device-specific app at the company’s New York City Experience Center, saying, “I’m ecstatic about what it will do for our company and our industry.”

Comcast to Broadcast Masters in 3D
March 15, 2010

Comcast, along with the Augusta National Golf Club, announced Monday that the cable giant will broadcast the Masters golf tournament in April in 3D, in what will mark the first live 3D broadcast of a major sports event.

Settlement Means Demise of RealDVD
March 4, 2010

RealNetworks has agreed to permanently halt production of RealDVD, the DVD-copying software that it released briefly in 2008

TiVo Unveils Premiere Box
March 2, 2010

TiVo has announced the arrival of its two latest products, the TiVo Premiere and TiVo Premiere XL boxes, which will function not only as a DVR, but as a cable box, and movie, Web and music device as well