Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Europe Probes Windows 10 Data Collecting Features
Google Dominates VR Headset Shipments But Samsung Gets The VR Revenues
Intel Announces 5G Mobile Trial Platform, New Atom And Xeon Processors
Verizon and Yahoo Agree to Lowered $4.48 billion Deal
New Snapdragon X20 LTE Modem Is Paving the Way for 5G
TrendForce Sees Three New iPhones Coming This Year, Including AMOLED Model With 3D Facial Recognition Function
New LG X400 Smartphone Launches In Korea
Samsung to Exhibit New VR Projects at Mobile World Congress 2017
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 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 Announces 5G Mobile Trial Platform, New Atom And Xeon Processors
Intel Optane Memory Products Will Run Only On Systems With 7th Generation Intel Processors
Intel Is Offering New Integrated and Automated Security Solutions
Intel Unveils New FPGA for Industrial and Automotive Markets
Intel Says 8thGen Core Is Coming On 14nm, Talks About Datacenter and Optane
Intel Touts Record Performance Of New 24-core Xeon Processor E7-8894 v4
Intel's Fab 42 will Target Advanced 7 nm Technology
ISSCC: Intel Presents 2.5D FPGA, AMD Details Upcoming Zen x86 Core
Intel Unite Gets More Capabilities
Carnegie Mellon Artificial Intelligence Beats Top Poker Pros
Intel Sees Sales Growth on Data Centers, PC Demand, Proceeds Outlines Plans For Optane Memory And 7nm Chips
Apple To Join Amazon, Google, Facebook in AI Group

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 .