Acetrax archive

  • BSkyB buys Acetrax video-on-demand service ahead of NOW TV launch
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    BSkyB buys Acetrax video-on-demand service ahead of NOW TV launch

    By 2 May 2012

    Sky's NOW TV service, which the company says is still on track to launch in the UK before the end of June, has received a major boost. The satellite broadcaster has confirmed in its latest earnings report that it has quietly acquired Acetrax, a video-on-demand...

  • LG NetCast TVs officially 'Appy
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    LG NetCast TVs officially 'Appy

    By 23 November 2010

    Loyal Pocket-lint readers will already be well aware of this, as we told you all about the LG TV internet app additions earlier this month, but now it's all official. In total, there are nine new web powered apps including the BBC iPlayer, Acetrax, Google...

  • Samsung Internet@TV AceTrax app hands-on
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    Samsung Internet@TV AceTrax app hands-on

    By 22 November 2010

    AceTrax has arrived on Samsung's Internet@TV portal and brings with it 1000 DVD-quality movies to rent or buy; all are instantly accessible through the manufacturer's connected TV user interface and streamed via the Internet. And, excitingly, they are...

  • Cartoon Network leads Samsung Internet@TV app explosion
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    Cartoon Network leads Samsung Internet@TV app explosion

    By 8 September 2010

    Content is king. Or at least, it's the prince in waiting when it comes to the flatscreen TV market at the moment. While 3D and Full HD (still) gets the plaudits, connected TV features are still in their infancy when it comes to consumer awareness. However,...

  • Acetrax adds to Samsung's VOD line-up
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    Acetrax adds to Samsung's VOD line-up

    By 2 August 2010

    Acetrax, the video-on-demand service that initially launched with Panasonic on its Viera Cast platform in July, is making its way onto Samsung's Internet@TV service. When Pocket-lint spoke to Acetrax CMO, Leslie Golding, at the Panasonic launch, he told...

  • Panasonic televisions get Acetrax movies-on-demand functionality
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    Panasonic televisions get Acetrax movies-on-demand functionality

    By 17 February 2010

    Panasonic has announced that the Vieralink functionality on its televisions has been expanded with a range of European content partners. Heading up the list is movies-on-demand service Acetrax, and there's also support for VoiP service Skype, news site...