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Microsoft positions itself as a partner for operators on the connected TV market

Monday 10 October 2011 | 12:03 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
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Liberty Global unveiled its Horizon box In September, and other operators, from Virgin Media, Bouygues and Belgacom to VimpelCom in Russia and SureWest in the US, also recently expanded their service offerings with concepts such as 'connected television' and 'second screen'. TV manufacturers LG and Samsung, as well as set-top box maker Pace, have come out with 'connected TV' systems. Pace, one of the largest STB makers, stood a long time on the sidelines but has now updated its portfolio, which it can use to support operators in their battle against TV manufacturers.

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