Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
GPU Shipments Increased from Previous Quarter
LG to Establish Factory for Electric Vehicle Components in the U.S.
Microsoft Unveils Project Brainwave for Real-time AI
Panasonic Touts 1TB Optical Disc For Storing Cold Data
Google to Detail Titan Security Chip for Cloud Services
Toshiba Puts Weight in Talks With Western Digital on Chips Business Sale
Micron Expands its NVDIMM-N Portfolio
Verizon Raises Prices, Limits Video Quality on Unlimited Plans
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Intel T...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Intel To Launch TV Service


Intel is getting into the media market with the launch of an online television service this year, which will stream live TV as well as provide content on demand.

Erik Huggers, vice president and general manager of Intel Media, told the AllThingsDigital "Dive into Media" conference on Tuesday that the company is working on a web-connected set-top box and has hired people from Apple, Google and Netflix to work on the product. The company is is currently negotiating deals with content providers.

"We have been working for around a year now to setup Intel Media - it's a new division that includes a lot of people from outside of the company. We've hired people from Apple, Netflix, Google, BBC, etc. We're aiming to develop an internet television platform. My opinion is that not many of those rivals have cracked it - have truly delivered," Huggers said.

"For the first time, we'll deliver a few things to consumers. We'll deliver a new consumer electronics product under a new brand. It's associated with Intel, but you'll have to wait to hear what exactly that is. It'll be an Intel-powered device with beautiful industrial design. Where it really gets interesting is here - we're working with the entire industry. It's an over-the-top service, delivering network channels, pay-TV channels, catch-up television, on-demand, and a host of applications," Intel's executive added.

Not much information about the set-top box was revealed, rather that it will have a camera, which will be used to identify, which family member is watching and offer him or her personalized recommendations, Huggers said.

Commenting on the price of the new device, he said Intel's goal is to provide quality rather than undercutting cable pricing.

The video service would also be available on non-TV devices such as the iPad, Huggers added.


Previous
Next
Dropbox Introduces New Admin Console        All News        Samsung Unveils Thin- and Zero-Client Cloud Displays
Dropbox Introduces New Admin Console     General Computing News      China, Russia and Ukraine Fail To Protect IP, RIAA Says

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Unveils Project Brainwave for Real-time AI
Intel First 8th generation Processors Released
Intel Ice Lake Architecture Will Find its Way to 10nm+ Chips
Intel's 8th-gen 'Coffee Lake' Core CPUs to be Revealed on August 21
Intel Core X-series 14- to 18-Core Processors Available Starting in September, New SSDs On the Way
PC Sales Help Intel's Q2 Results
Intel Introduces Movidius Neural Compute Stick
IBM Revamps Unit Around Watson Artificial Intelligence, Microsoft Creates New AI Lab
Intel Skylake Processors Counter AMD Epyc
New Intel SSD 545s Packs 64-layer 3D TLC Flash
Intel to Bring Virtual Reality and 5G to Olympic Games
First Intel Core X-Series Processors Pre-Orders Begin Today, Available Starting June 26

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .