Media Coverage 2016 


February 24, 2016

Real estate viewing via remote control: Immobilienscout Smart-TV-App

Stefan Arbanowski is mentioned in a report about the Immobilienscout Smart-TV-App, developed in cooperation with Fraunhofer FOKUS. The highlight of the Smart TV application is the 360° function with which the user is able to explore the real estates in an interactive way.

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March 22, 2016

HbbTV Application Toolkit at SXSW Conference


The Fraunhofer FOKUS HbbTV Application Toolkit was presented at South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference in Austin, Texas. The article reports on the several exhibitions at the conference.

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April 24, 2016

Media Convention Berlin: 360° Video on HbbTV

Stephan Steglich is mentioned in an announcement of the Media Convention in Berlin. At Media Convention, Fraunhofer FOKUS in cooperation with German-French broadcaster arte demonstrates the ARTE360-App. Thanks to the Fraunhofer FOKUS 360°-Vido-Cloud-Streaming Solution, 360° Video can now be experienced via low capability devices such as HbbTVs. 

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April 19, 2016

Webinos: open source computing platform for IoT

Online magazine “PCQuest" lists 6 open source platforms that allow developers to enable IoT. Webinos, a Fraunhofer FOKUS project, is mentioned in this list. Webinos is a computing platform for developers to create interoperable applications for any device, including IoT devices.

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May 4, 2016

360° Video at re:publika in Berlin

Sascha Braun gives a short interview on the Fraunhofer FOKUS 360° Video Cloud Streaming Solution. It enabels consumers to experience 360° videos without latency on their HbbTV. (minute 4:50-5:30)

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June 7, 2016

Course on IoT

In the announcement of the “Data Science for Internet of Things course" Fraunhofer FOKUS project webinos is mentioned. Ajit Jaokar, the tutor of the course, has been involved in the webinos project.

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August 29, 2016

Fraunhofer FOKUS with rbb at IFA Berlin

German broadcaster rbb presents new apps for Smart TVs at IFA in Berlin. Within the EU-project MPAT, Fraunhofer FOKUS together with rbb and other partners develops a toolkit to create apps for Smart TVs without any technological know-how.

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August 29, 2016

Fraunhofer FOKUS with rbb at IFA Berlin

German broadcaster rbb presents new apps for Smart TVs at IFA in Berlin. Within the EU-project MPAT, Fraunhofer FOKUS together with rbb and other partners develops a toolkit to create apps for Smart TVs without any technological know-how.

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August 29, 2016

360° Video at IFA 2016

The article is about the Fraunhofer FOKUS Cloud-based 360° Video Playout for HbbTV. The solution shown at IFA offers the possibility to watch 360° video on HbbTV without latency.

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September 8, 2016

Fraunhofer FOKUS Solutions at IBC 2016

The article announces the four solutions to be exhibited at IBC 2016: Fraunhofer FOKUS HbbTV Application Toolkit (HAT), Broadcast Probing System, Open Content Decryption Module and Fraunhofer FOKUS Cloud-based 360° Video Playout for HbbTV.

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