Panasonic Opening Up Viera Connect TV Service to Application Developers
Panasonic is opening up its Viera Connect cloud-based TV service for developers to create IPTV applications for the worldwide platform.
Hollywood Reporter - “Because of the popularity of Actvila in Japan [the country’s leading IPTV portal, launched in 2007], the Viera Connect platform isn’t being released in the domestic market,” a Panasonic spokesperson told The Hollywood Reporter.
Actvila is operated by a consortium of major Japanese TV manufacturers, consisting of Panasonic, Sony, Toshiba, Sharp, and Hitachi.
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