Smart TV applications make regular use of the Internet to update their contents. The Internet usage varies ranging from collecting user details, user view stats, payment processing etc. The ability of the Smart TV applications to make use of the internet has enabled a plethora of services for the Smart TV user right from the […]
Smart TV development involves setting up the development environment and then starting with the development process. of course, this needs a little bit of syntax study in order to become familiar with the development language. these two things becomes the essential things when starting the development task for any product (including the Smart TV). apart […]
Developing applications for Smart TV needs some steps to be followed and some checklists to be maintained. The most basic and the most necessary ones includes ensuring that the SDK and the other necessary softwares need to be installed in a system that has the required configuration. This setup is enough for anyone to start […]
In this article, we are going to discuss on getting some additional TV information from a Samsung Smart TV environment. In my previous article we have discussed on stuff like finding the product information and resizing the TV display etc. Here we will take on the Application Manager api a little bit further by getting […]
Samsung Smart TV development SDK enables the developers to access various features of the TV through programmatic code. In one of my previous posts, I have mentioned about how to get the TV details using the Samsung Smart TV SDK. This article will be discussing about how to get hold of the TV signal data […]
In this article we are going to discuss the network related problems during the debugging of a Samsung Smart TV application. Debugging of a Samsung Smart TV application involves connecting and inspecting the running application inside the emulator or a TV using a chrome browser environment. The browser environment presents a chrome development tools view […]
In this article, we are going to discuss on how to get the current device type in a Samsung Smart TV environment programmatically. Currently I am using Samsung Smart TV SDK 5.1 version and a virtual box based emulator for testing. Before starting with the development process, let us think of why we need to […]
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.