Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
New Meizu MX5 Unveils In China
Apple Behind E-Books Price-fixing Scheme, Court Rules
EU To End Roaming Charges in 2017
Huawei Honor 7 Relased With 20MP phase-detection Camera
Sprint Has A New, All-included Rate Plan For You
AOL To take Over Microsoft's Display Ads
Toshiba Announces 6TB Enterprise Cloud HDD
Google Loses Appeal In Case Against Oracle
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > General Computing > Intel W...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Saturday, June 08, 2013
Intel Willing To Pay More In Order To Secure TV Deals


Intel is moving towards the introduction of an internet TV platform as the company attempts to nail down content deals from major media companies.

Reuters reported that CBS, News Corp., and Viacom have reached agreements on how their content will be distributed on the platform, although no firm programming deals have been signed. NBC Universal is also in talks with Intel, the report added.

According to Reuters, Intel is paying higher than usual rate per subscriber to the companies - "as much as 75 percent more" than the rates cable companies pay for the same content.

Intel's set-top box will take on existing internet TV platforms like Roku, Apple TV, and Google TV, along with Microsoft's entertainment-focused Xbox One.

Erik Huggers, vice president and general manager of Intel Media, on February confirmed that Intel hab been working on an Intel-powered, web-connected set-top box. The service will deliver network channels, pay-TV channels, catch-up television, on-demand, and a host of applications," Intel's executive had said.

The set-top box will also have a camera, which will be used to identify, which family member is watching and offer him or her personalized recommendations, Huggers said.


Previous
Next
Sony's New Google TV Comes With Voice Search Function        All News        DOJ Clears Softbank's Acquisition of Sprint
Apple Expected to Announce Music service, Mobile Software     General Computing News      Micron Closer To Elpida Memory Deal

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Intel Eyes Future of Wearables With Acquisition Of Recon
Intel To Provide Details of Current Chips, Potential Technologies for the Future of Moore's Law
Intel Releases Game Optimizations and New Drivers for Intel Graphics
Intel To Invest $125M In Technology Companies Run By Females
Intel Opens Lab to Advance Big Data Solutions for Healthcare, Smart Cities
Computex: Intel Introduces 5th Gen Intel Core Broadwell-H Processors, Thunderbolt 3, IoT And Unite Tele-conference Platform
Intel to Acquire Altera For $16.7 Billion
New Intel Purley Xeon Processors Coming in 2017
Fujitsu and Intel To Collaborate On IoT Platform
Intel Advances Cloud Efforts with New Collaboration
Intel Xeon E7 v3 Processor Series Debuts
Intel Accelerates Data Centers With New SSD DC S3510 Series

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .