Category: Android TV

Quickline UHD TV Box Success Story Update

Quickline UHD Android TV Set-Top Box Android Pie and our TV solution come together in a premium set-top box  TARA Systems as a partner for the realisation of TV products provides TV...

Replay Guide on the Android TV Launcher

With the Replay Guide, we integrated an advanced feature on the Quickline UHD set-top box. It shows recommendations and most-watched programme events to the user.

Replay Guide Using Microservices

The QL UHD STB provides more than 130 TV channels and up to seven days of Replay TV. This is a huge amount of content and users need some guidance...

Microservices for TV Backend

We now dive into microservice architecture for extending existing TV backend systems of our customers. Lightweight microservices written in Go, storing data in a NoSQL database, using Docker allow adding...

Android TV 10 on BCM 7271

The changes and improvements that are coming with Android TV 10 are more under-the-hood and not so visible to the user. Dynamic partitions, higher security and privacy, improved energy consumption...

Media Player WiFi Readiness

For OTT streaming operators, it is of the highest importance to ensure that their customers always get premium quality of their content. Our HLS player supports adaptive streaming, where the...

Inaris Supports Cloud-Based Analytics

Our Inaris DVB/IPTV Middleware has now been extended to support cloud-based analytics systems. This is especially of interest for connected devices where it is intended to collect and analyse information...

Quickline STB UX Optimisation

For the Quickline (QL) Android TV UHD STB project an intensive phase of optimization and performance improvements has been completed. Through the improved interaction of the client with the different...

Android 9 Pie on Broadcom SoC

Android 9 Pie for Android TV is coming and the first approved builds are now available. We already ported our Inaris DVB/IPTV Middleware stack and also our reference TV application...

Quickline launches Android TV STB

Quickline launches its hybrid UHD Android TV STB which combines classic TV with on-demand content. TARA contributes its TV middleware and the player for DVB and OTT media streams as...

LiveOn TV running on Sagemcom STBs

Our LiveOn TV reference application is now up and running on Sagemcom Android TV UHD STBs. Besides of live TV functionality using the internal tuner, SAT>IP, IPTV and channel management,...

HLS with Alternate Audio Streams​

With HLS one or more audio streams can be combined with the video stream in one multiplex. However, if multiple high quality audio streams are to be supported using only...

LiveOn TV App Using OIPF For Android​

We created a reference TV application for Android devices - LiveOn TV. This application uses our new OIPF for Android API for all TV specific features and is a great...

HLS with Verimatrix for Android TV​

We extended our Inaris HLS Solution to support encrypted media streams. In a first step we integrated HLS with Verimatrix ViewRight OTT client on an Android TV platform. 

HLS for OTT Services​

Live TV services are more and more provided by standard Internet connections as OTT services. HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) originally defined by Apple is a widely used streaming protocol for...

OIPF for Android

OIPF - the standardized TV API used by HbbTV - can now also be used by Android Java applications to access our Inaris DVB/IPTV Middleware.

Showcasing HbbTV on Android TV with Chromium

At IBC, we will showcase at Google’s Android TV Summit how operators and manufacturers can enhance their Android TV applications with HbbTV functionality using the Inaris HbbTV Solution and the...

Android TV on BCM7252S – extended​

The linear TV experience with Android N on BCM7252S have been extended. Beside the support of standard DVB features like Teletext and Subtitles, also custom specific back-end server accesses have...

Inaris now on Android N

We now support Android N for watching live TV with our Inaris DVB/IPTV Middleware. We are working on combining OTT with classic live TV for new features like Replay TV...

HbbTV on Android TV

We will shortly introduce our HbbTV Solution also for Android TV. This includes the current HbbTV 1.5 Solution as well as the new components developed for HbbTV 2.0. Even further...