HbbTV releases test suite for HbbTV 2

Wednesday 7 December 2016 | 07:23 CET | News
The HbbTV Association released the test suite version 9.0 which will support the HbbTV 2 specification. The new test suite expands on the existing suite, making it 50 percent larger with an additional 350 new tests covering HbbTV 2 functionality. It will also improve test coverage of the widely adopted HbbTV 1.1 and 1.5 standards. The release is an important step towards enhancing interoperability between HbbTV services and HbbTV devices.

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