/
06.18.2012
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
S&T debuts second-screen synchronization

Strategy & Technology (S&T) has announced a new solution for the synchronization of "second screen" application content with broadcast video.

The system provides seamless operation of synchronized second screen applications — viewed on smartphones or tablets — for cable, terrestrial and satellite platforms. It can be deployed alongside any and all television devices and set-top boxes, regardless of the STB capabilities. The system provides broadcasters the ability to synchronize their second-screen applications with both editorial and advertising content, independent of the content's final distribution and delivery technology.

The system analyzes interactive content from the broadcast stream and uses synchronization and triggers from that content to update information to be delivered on the second screen. It builds on the tools already in use by broadcasters for inserting interactive content alongside video, including S&T's TSBinder and TSBroadcaster products.



Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found






 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology