A Taiwanese firm specialising in wireless streaming has signed an unusual deal with mainland-based Coship Electronics to design set-top boxes that let television viewers send on-air content to mobile devices.Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 4:08am
Xiaomi Technology's set-top box suspended services a week after it debuted in Beijing as rumours circulated that the device is under government investigation for violating broadcasting rules.24 Nov 2012 - 3:59am
The death in May of Eugene Polley, inventor of the first wireless television remote control in 1955, got me thinking about how little has changed since his Flash-Matic wowed the world. In recent years we've seen various innovations, but could motion-sensing devices such as the Nintendo Wii's Nunchuk be the remote control's last stand as a piece of handheld hardware?1 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Digital television, branded the next revolution in broadcasting, kicked off in the city yesterday with the launch by Asia Television of a trial channel.
Electrical appliance shops in Mong Kok were swamped with shoppers watching the digital broadcast, but many found the cost of set-top boxes - needed to receive digital TV signals - beyond reach.3 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong-listed set-top box manufacturer DVN (Holdings) has entered into a framework letter of intent with a Guangxi-based television operator as part of the mainland regulator's drive to migrate the region's cable network from analogue to digital.6 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
A mainland digital cable television broadcaster has been granted a three-year tax holiday by the central government as part of a campaign to boost subscriptions nationwide.
Qingdao Cable TV Network will be exempted from sales tax, estimated at about 5 per cent of total turnover, on its digital service from January 1 to the end of 2007.6 Jan 2005 - 12:00am