smart tv development (20)


Video application for Smart TV – Things to take note of

3 minutes readIn 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 […]




How Smart TV development differs from web development

2 minutes readIn 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

2 minutes readSamsung 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

2 minutes readDevelopers 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 […]




Installing the Tizen TV SDK

4 minutes readDeveloping applications for the Tizen TV platform requires a prerequisite set of tools to be installed on the development machine in order to get started. The first and the most important one is the Tizen TV SDK. This article discusses the steps for installing the Tizen TV SDK on the developer machine. The Tizen TV […]




Doctype Declarations in Samsung Smart TV

2 minutes readSamsung Smart TV applications are normal web applications that use the commonly used web technologies and run in a browser environment inside the TV. To be more simple to this approach, we can say that, Smart TV applications are nothing but HTML rendered in a browser environment. The rendering rules that applies to a normal […]





Detecting Network Disconnection in Samsung Smart TV

3 minutes readSmart 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 […]




Hardware and Software requirements for Samsung Smart TV Development

4 minutes readSmart 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 […]




Developer checklist when developing apps for Samsung Smart TV

4 minutes readDeveloping 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 […]





Getting additional information from Samsung Smart TV

3 minutes readIn 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 […]