TiVo partners with Accedo for TV applications
Amsterdam, 6 September 2012 – Accedo, market-leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV applications,
today announced a partnership with TiVo, a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, for the launch of
multiple applications for the TiVo platform.
Accedo will launch multiple applications on TiVo, starting with funspot® games, initially in the US with the
potential to reach customers in Europe in the near future.
“We are delighted to be launching TV apps from Accedo, including a range of games, on our platform,” commented
Joshua Danovitz, VP & General Manager, International, TiVo Inc.,. “Accedo was a natural choice for us to partner
with, given the company’s extensive experience in TV applications”
“We are pleased to be working with TiVo to offer compelling application solutions to their cable TV operator and
retail customers,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “TiVo is a true pioneer in the TV industry and the most
recent initiatives to innovate their platform has opened up a wealth of opportunities to deliver appealing
interactive services to consumers.”
TiVo is a pioneer in home entertainment, having developed the world’s first digital video recorder (DVR). Today, the
company continues to revolutionize the way consumers watch and access home entertainment, making the TiVo solution
the focal point of the digital living room. TiVo’s innovative platform continues to be the best way to experience
television, movies, video downloads, music, photos, and more from both traditional linear television and delivered
Accedo offers a range of licensed and custom developed applications from well-known branded services. These
applications have been optimized by Accedo for an interactive TV experience and are made available on a wide range
of platforms. Application categories include social media, casual gaming, video- and photo services, as well as a
number of other popular Internet and news services.
Accedo and TiVo will be demonstrating the TV application portfolio at their stands at IBC (Accedo – 14.361, TiVo –
Accedo is the market leading enabler of TV application solutions. Accedo provides applications, tools and services
to media companies, consumer electronics and TV operators globally, to help them deliver the next-generation TV
experience. Accedo’s cloud-based platform solutions enable customers to cost-efficiently roll out and manage
application offerings and stores for multiple devices and markets.
Accedo is a privately held company founded in 2004 by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik
Andersson. Accedo is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, Madrid, Mountain View, Los
Angeles, Hong Kong and Sydney.
Communications Manager, Accedo
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