Published on Monday, 19 March 2012 08:53
Software keeps impressing the TV world with smart technologies and is
now set to show off a bunch of its latest product demos at this year’s
IP&TV World Forum in London.
Come by Opera’s booth and take a look at how Opera is turning your
smartphone into a smart remote control to smoothly navigate the web,
write your email fast or harness your favorite HTML5 game. With this
solution, developers can create their own apps, defining new
entertaining ways for handsets and TVs to interact.
Opera also presents the Opera TV browser, optimized for Linux and
Android platforms. Bringing its experience from providing web browsing
to over 250 million users, Opera is in pole position to take TV browsing
interactivity to the next level. With new platforms and cool features,
such as the companion screen interaction, this premium browsing
experience is now coming to the TV world in a huge way. The Opera TV
browser is powered by the latest version of the Opera Devices SDK, now
also available for manufacturers around the world.
The Opera TV Store, an HTML5-based app store, packed with new features
such as WebGL™ support, is another must-see during IP&TV World
Forum. On top of that, Opera is unleashing an enhanced version of Opera
for HbbTV, with support for the HbbTV 1.5 specification and extended
OIPF support for a more entertaining web experience on connected
“Our guys have spent a lot of time in front of TVs lately,” said Lars
Boilesen, CEO, Opera Software. "This has allowed us to bring
manufacturers, operators and developers around the world a wide range of
new smart solutions that will entertain their users. Come around and
see what’s so addictive in today’s television and what will be even more
You will find Opera at booth 95 in the Olympia Exhibition Center. To
schedule a demo, contact Slawomir Sochaj on ssochaj[at]opera.com
. Visit http://www.opera.com/tv/
to learn more.