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Connected TV brings new competitor for operators: CE manufacturers

Wednesday 20 April 2011 | 15:01 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Much of the innovation in the telecom sector at the moment is taking place in the TV domain. Smart TV, Hybrid TV, Connected TV, IPTV 2.0, next-generation TV – whatever you call it, it's an important development that, as often occurs in the sector, presents opportunities as well as risks for operators. How to handle new services? Leave it to 'over-the-top' players, such as Skype, Google, Netflix and Lovefilm, or join in themselves?

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Apple / Google / LoveFilm / Microsoft / Netflix / Roku / Samsung / Skype / Smart
Countries: World
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