0
Broadband

Arris fires back at Sony in STB patents dispute

Tuesday 16 May 2017 | 12:25 CET | News
Arris has filed a patent infringement complaint against Sony with the US International Trade Commission, reports FierceCable. The complaint alleges that Sony's consumer electronic devices, including TVs, gaming consoles, mobile phones and tablets, and network-enabled DVD and Blu-Ray players, are infringing on Arris patents. Arris says Sony is violating at least half a dozen patents. The complaint follows a statement last month from the ITC that it was investigating Arris for possible patent infringements on set-top boxes. The trade commission said that the probe is in response to a complaint

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Arris / Comcast / DirecTV / Sony
Countries: United States / World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

XIT Communications upgrades video software, STBs with Innovative Systems

Published 14 Mar 2019 17:04 CET | United States
XIT Communications is in the process of upgrading its video software and set top boxes (STBs) to the Innovative Systems platform. ...

Arris releases Arris Wireless Intelligence platform

Published 16 Oct 2017 09:49 CET | World
Arris International announced Arris Wireless Intelligence, an analytics and reporting tool that offers service providers insights ...

Arris deploys STBs on Cablevision's Flow TV service

Published 21 Sep 2017 10:42 CET | Argentina
Arris has announced a contract to deploy its DCX4220 set-top boxes in the new Flow TV system being rolled out by pay-TV and ...

ADB reaches 1 mln deployed IP STBs in North America

Published 15 Sep 2017 10:35 CET | North America
ADB achieved the milestone of deploying 1 million IP STB's in the North American market. The company said this important landmark ...

Arris to launch Android 4K STBs at IBC

Published 13 Sep 2017 13:18 CET | World
Arris will unveil at IBC  a new portfolio of UHD HDR set-top boxes with Android TV, as well as services to help TV providers ...

Arris Q2 results better than expected, sees further improvement in Q3

Published 03 Aug 2017 09:05 CET | World
The order backlog was worth USD 1.326 billion at the end of June, up from USD 1.304 billion in March. The company's book-to-bill ...

Arris launches new STBs with support for TiVo

Published 24 Jul 2017 15:07 CET | World
Arris International announced the availability of three advanced set-tops providing the TiVo user experience and support the ...

Kudelski, Arris enter patent licence agreement

Published 19 Jul 2017 15:11 CET | World
Kudelski entered into a limited patent licence agreement with Arris International (Arris). The financial terms of the agreement ...