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Liberty Global launches Horizon TV

Saturday 8 September 2012 | 11:17 CET | News
Liberty Global has launched Horizon TV with UPC in the Netherlands, with roll-out in Switzerland, Germany and Ireland set to follow over the next 3-6 months. The new family of set-top box allows customers to view and share content across the TV, computer, tablet and smartphone. The Horizon TV platform is powered by a user interface that seamlessly navigates and recommends digital content from cable, on-demand libraries, personal devices, selected apps and online sources. Developers can also make apps for the platform, and it will come with apps such as YouTube, Wikipedia and Facebook. The

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Liberty Global / UPC
Countries: Germany / Ireland / Netherlands / Switzerland
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