Technology & Convergence - In Brief

Technology & Convergence

In Senegal, public TV channels RTS1  and SN2 are now available live on RTS’ website. The upgraded website also provides video archives, podcasts and live RSI radio. The portal is linked to Facebook.

Jinni has signed seven licensing agreements for its clever new semantic discovery engine for video guides, including with MultiChoice. Jinni unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas a new content discovery engine which combines natural language understanding (NLU) with voice-activated search, enabling users to tell their TV what kind of programme or film they feel like watching. Source iptv news

In a move set to redefine digital migration in India and the digital pay-TV space in the other emerging markets, including across Africa, Exset, pioneers of TV ecosystems for emerging markets, and Digital Telemedia (DTM) have announced their co-operation with Digital Telemedia becoming a Digital Monetisation System (DMS) technology partner.