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Audio and Video application features in Smart TV

In my previous article, we have seen that the Smart TV developer API will give access to the developer to control audio and video applications. The developer, by means this API, can control the audio/video applications or can implement audio and video related features in the current application under development. Various audio/video features like streaming, […]




How Smart TV development differs from web development

In the previous article, we have taken an overall look into developing applications for the Samsung legacy platform. The smart TV models that are coming before the year 2015 come under this legacy platform. Both the Samsung legacy platform and the Tizen platform uses the web development features and uses them for developing TV applications. […]




A little bit about Samsung legacy platform

Samsung legacy platform enables the user to combine Internet and web technologies into TVs and set top boxes. It also enables TVs to integrate with external devices like mobile phones, tablets, and other pointing devices using the web development platform as a convergence medium. Developing applications for Samsung Smart TV is different from developing for […]





Tizen TV – Application development features

Developers when developing applications for Tizen TV will get access to the development features of the Tizen platform. This post will provide a summary of those features. The developer can access and make use of those features based on the application needs. Lets have a look at those features one by one. Remote Control TV […]




Tizen TV application development – Introduction

After the introduction of the Samsung Smart TV platform for developers, Samsung introduced it’s new Tizen platform for development. The Tizen platform even though provided all the flexibility of the Samsung Smart TV platform, it’s different in it’s own aspect regarding the features it provides to the developers. Almost all the modern Smart TVs from […]




Viewing source code of Smart TV libraries

Samsung TV development kit provides various tools for the developers to develop applications. The major tool being the Samsung TV IDE which is an eclipse based environment for developing applications. The major portion of development can be done by using the JavaScript language along with the libraries provided by Samsung TV. The libraries provided by […]





Opening and closing a Smart TV application

Samsung Smart TV SDK provides various tools for the developers to develop applications and publish them in the app store. The TV users can then install these applications from the app store to their TVs. Once the application is installed, the users can access them using the TV remote, or gesture or through any other […]




Creating certificate profiles for Samsung TV

Samsung Smart TV provides various tools for its developers to create applications for its various platforms. The developers can develop applications and can publish then in the Smart TV app store for other devices to download and use these apps. While uploading to the app store, the applications must follow some rules to be able […]




Updating and uninstalling Samsung TV extensions

Samsung TV extension manager enables the developer to manage the extensions for the Samsung TV platform. The management tasks not only involves installation, but also updation and uninstallation of the extensions. The Samsung TV includes various extensions for it’s full fledged development like TV emulators, simulators, testing environments etc. These comes in various form-factors based […]





Installing extensions for Samsung TV SDK

The Samsung TV platform provides various tools to get started with the development process. The major development took is the SDK IDE. This IDE is an eclipse based development environment aiding the developers for Samsung TV Development. The IDE provides various tool sets such as build chains, project wizards, emulator integration, testing toolset integration, connecting […]