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ACCESS’ NetFront Browser BE DTV Profile Selected for Panasonic’s CATV Digital Set-Top Boxes to Support New 4K Broadcasts

Tokyo, Japan, 22 October 2018 − ACCESS CO., LTD announced that its NetFront™ Browser BE v2 DTV Profile, the latest version of the high-performance browser for televisions, has been selected by Panasonic System Solutions Japan Co., Ltd. (“Panasonic”) for its CATV digital set-top box models that support the new 4K satellite broadcasting services set to start in December 2018. The browser will be used in TZ-LT1000BW, a new basic model to be launched in November 2018, and TZ-HT3000BW, a new model with a built-in 2 TB HDD to be launched in January 2019.

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ACCESS to Collaborate with LeapMind to Implement AI on Numerous IoT Devices with Low Power Consumption

Tokyo, Japan, 10 October 2018 − ACCESS CO., LTD. announced today that LeapMind Inc., based in Tokyo, has entered into a collaboration agreement with ACCESS as an artificial intelligence (AI) technology partner for NetFront EdgeAI, a comprehensive solution that integrates edge-computing technology with AI technology to achieve high-speed, real-time AI processing on edge devices.

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Bringing the future of the home to the here-and-now

May 30, 2018 – By 2020, the global smart home market will be worth over $50 billion, which demonstrates how consumers are embracing IoT technologies and realising how they can make their lives easier. Advancements in technology mean that devices that are central to the home – from CCTV cameras through to smart TVs and washing machines – can be controlled by either a remote, smartphone or tablet.

Driving towards the future of in-vehicle entertainment

May 2, 2018 – By 2020, the global in-vehicle infotainment market will reach $52.billion, with personalised entertainment experiences playing a big part in its growth. Consumers are already well accustomed to hyper-personalised services on their mobile devices, which know what type of content they want to watch – from a branded catalogue through to personal content – on a certain device at a specific time.

Press coverage

Joining the Dots

Robert Guest journeys on the road to in-vehicle infotainment
Published in Vehicle Electronics, November 2018

Expert View: Building a Future-Proof Smart Home

Media and entertainment services are an integral part of our daily lives, yet they have typically not been included in IoT solutions, why?
Published September 5th, 2018 on Tech trends

About Reliance Jio (India)

Rethink TV has published a report on Reliance Jio Infocomm, which features ACCESS Twine as a technology supplier. The article is behind a paywall and requires a subscription,
Published July 23, 2018 on RethinkTV

The future of personalised, multimedia entertainment is in the car

Dr Neale Foster, CEO at ACCESS Europe, on the relation of In-vehicle infotainment & the content industry and Key trends shaping in-vehicle infotainment strategies: The car as an extension of multiscreen.
Published July 13, 2018 on videonet

Einen Schritt näher an der vernetzten Zukunft

Dr Fleming Lampi shares his vision about interconnectivity and media services in the connected car (article in German).
Published February 2018 in FKT

Videos

Dr Neale Foster in Digital TV Europe interview

At IBC 2017, our Managing Director and COO Dr Neale Foster talked to Digital TV Europe about the future of multiscreen and IoT.

IBC2017 Content Everywhere Hub: Service design considerations for the multi-screen OTT world

ACCESS' Robert Guest took part in the “Service design considerations for the multi-screen OTT world” panel discussion in the Content Everywhere Hub on September 17.

Copyright © 2017 IBC

Multiscreen and IoT for the masses: how to reach 100 million subscribers

Dr Neale Foster, Managing Director and COO of ACCESS Europe, interviewed by CSI Magazine Editor Goran Nastic.

Copyright © 2017 CSI

View more videos on our YouTube channel.

Press quotes

“ACCESS all multiscreen areas…..Famed for its NetFront browser”Julian Clover, Broadband TV News

“ACCESS was demonstrating how multimedia home networking is coming of age thanks to DLNA Premium Video…ACCESS claims first DLNA media sharing with confidence of studios” – John Moulding, Videonet

“Megatrends are making their mark in the video industry, affecting device manufacturers, content distributors and consumers alike. ACCESS understands and is excited about these megatrends” – Business Reporter

“ACCESS takes TV over the top”Light Reading

“Access takes HbbTV to Germany” – Rapid TV News

“NetFront Living Connect enables users to access digital content across devices within the connected home media network” – Digital TV Europe

Press contact

Europe
Platform Communications
Segolene Roche
+44 (0) 207 486 4900
ACCESS@platformcomms.com

Head Office (Japan)
Miyuki Hanzawa
+81 (3) 5259-3685
miyuki.hanzawa@access-company.com

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