Next-Gen TV Dawns on LGI's 'Horizon'

September 2011
Multichannel News;9/12/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 34, p32
The article focuses on the media and entertainment platform launched by Liberty Global Inc. (LGI) at the IBC Trade Show called Horizon. According to LGI chief executive officer (CEO) Mike Fries, the operator is reinventing television through the Horizon. It says that LGI developed the Horizon with technology partners such as Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Nagravision, and Empathy Labs. It mentions that Horizon has applications for Web browsers, tablet devices, and smartphones.


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