Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014
Intel has officially shut down its Web TV initiative that was first announced in January 2013. However, it may find a new lease of life with its sale to Verizon, and the deal is expected to be completed by the first quarter of this year.
Royal Philips is transferring its remaining 30% stake in television joint-venture TP Vision to TPV technology, a fully-owned subsidiary of TPV Technology, to concentrate on its Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle, and Lighting sectors.
Friday, 10 Jan 2014
With every purchase of a Cinema 3D Smart TV from LG's 2013 lineup (excluding UHD and OLED TVs), you will be entitled to a "Skylanders Battlegrounds" LG Smart TV Starter Pack comprising of a "Portal of Power" and three Skylanders figures.
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Not willing to be outdone by Samsung’s bendable 4K LED TV, LG at CES 2014 is also showing off its very own flexible OLED 4K TV.
The updates from CES 2014 keep streaming in. Sony has unveiled three new 4K televisions that add to the already large list of products announced.
Toshiba has unveiled their new range of televisions at CES 2014. The 4K TVs on offer range from an 84-inch behemoth to a 50-inch model. In addition there are also a number of HD screens that users can look forward to in the coming months.
At CES 2014, Panasonic and Mozilla have partnered up to make televisions smarter. Mozilla will be developing a new version of their Firefox OS which will be implemented by Panasonic in their next generation of smart televisions.
At CES 2014 today, Samsung expanded its TV line-up by unveiling its latest range of curved UHD TVs, including the world's first and largest curved-screen UHD TV at 105-inches wide.
Panasonic's Plasma TV business may be dead, but according to Panasonic Consumer Electronics President, Julie Bauer, that doesn't mean Plasma-quality TVs are dead. The company unveiled a new 4K TV at CES 2014 today, which Bauer claims will deliver "plasma level quality with LED technology."
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Qualcomm has announced an ultra HD-capable Snapdragon 802 processor for next-generation smart TVs, smart set-top boxes and smart digital media adapters. Also unveiled today is the Snapdragon 602A applications processor for connected in-car infotainment.