Technology constantly evolves and innovation follows in its path. It is in this space between existing solutions and future challenges that Accedo Labs thrives.


We don’t yet know what the next world-changing innovation will be. What we do know is that new technology might lead to extraordinary possibilities in the future. That’s why we’re always on the lookout for new discoveries and stay up to date with the latest trends. We visit fairs and forums, and constantly keep an eye on new tech launches. In other words, we are prepared for the future, regardless of what it holds.

How innovation really happens.

Niklas Björkén – Director Accedo Innovation




What is the next big step in user experience?

With this question in mind we created a working VR version of a user interface. Users can experience a new type navigation without the need of hands or remote control. This opens up new and interesting ways of thinking in user interaction

  • Full UX inside the VR experience

  • Compatible with almost all the devices in the market: Oculus rift, iOS+Android cardboard…
  • 2D, 3D and 360 content
  • A true step ahead in the Virtual Reality paradigm

“The most interesting VR application we saw at IBC 2015”.  





How can smart watches be used with video services?

We wanted to find out if and how our customer could offer the convenience of using smart watches to control video playback to other devices.  We really like the convenient experience that smartwatches give.

The proof of concept included:

  • POC smart watch integration in VIA Web
    Remote control and metadata display
  • Apple Watch and Android Wear compatible
  • Get recommendations on your wrist!
  • Play, pause and stop
  • Read synopsis
  • Social sharing


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