This post demonstrates how to play a basic video file using Samsung Smart TV. This makes use of the avplay class in the webapis library and shows the basic player functions like loading the file, playing the video , stopping the video.
This post explains the mechanism to use the Input Method editor in Samsung Smart TV. The Input Method editor serves as one of the most important component when the user inputs data into the Samsung Smart TV app. User input in an application, makes the application more active and the users to get more engaged […]
This post is a continuation of the previous post. This post will explain the list of tools in the developer toolset like profiler, memory usage, local storage etc and many more. Both the previous and this post provides an extensive insight into debugging of Samsung Smart TV Applications.
This video tutorial aims at demonstrating the debugging of a Samsung Smart TV application using the built in chrome based developer tools. Debugging an application serves the main purpose of identifying the bugs during the development phase. The developer tools provide various tools for identifying the following like execution time of functions, network related discrepancies, […]
This tutorial aims at implementing a mouse or touch or pointer based events to a Samsung Smart TV application. The mouse events that are applicable to a normal web application are also applicable to a Samsung Smart TV app.
This tutorial gives a demonstration to get the details of the current channel, the channel list in the Samsung Smart TV using the tvChannel object in the Smart TV web API module. This app will work in a TV only and will fail in the emulator. This concept will help the user to get the […]
This tutorial describes about resizing the TV screen to a custom location and redirecting the TV input to the customized location by making use of the Samsung Smart TV web API. Also demonstrate how to retrieve the TV window information, and concepts like controlling the visibility of TV window frames.
This tutorial explains the installation of the Samsung smart TV SDK 4.5 installation in a step by step approach. It compares the differences between the 4.5 version of the SDK
This tutorial aims at creating a base for connecting external devices to the Samsung Smart TV using the Samsung convergence API. This tutorial provides the groundwork in convergence API, that shows the list of connected devices count, and shows a message on the console.