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Toggle screensaver in Samsung Smart TV

In this article we are going on discuss on toggling a screen saver in Samsung smart TV. Screensaver is enabled by default in Samsung smart TV and comes into action when the user is not doing an action for a certain period of time. In most of the TV models, the idle time interval can […]




Video application for Smart TV – Things to take note of

In this article, we will be discussing about the list of to-dos that the developer should have in mind when developing video applications for the smart TV platform. This list of things, when maintained, provides a seamless video application experience to the user. Samsung smart TV supports various streaming containers and decoders for audio and […]




Creating a CAPH application in Samsung Smart TV – Video Tutorial

This article demonstrates the creation of a simple application in Samsung Smart TV using the CAPH application framework. CAPH framework is an UI framework provided by Samsung Smart TV for quicker generation of UI components. Each UI component will be having a standardized format, following the Samsung Smart TV UI guidelines. The developer can save […]





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 […]