Leading the evolution of television

The DTG is the centre for collaboration at the heart of the digital TV industry. More than 125 companies are members of the DTG, and collectively we drive innovation and growth in the television and technology sectors.

We're the only impartial space of its kind in the UK, and the joint expertise from DTG Members continues to define the technologies that make the UK a world-leading TV industry and ensure market interoperability.

Google reveals Nexus Player STB for Lollipop-powered Android TV

Google has returned to the set-top box world with a Nexus Player running the Android TV UI powered by its new all-in-one OS, Lollipop.

Made by Asus, Nexus Player is being presented as a platform for streaming music and video and games, controlled via remote control, smartphone and a wireless gamepad.

Japanese telco to launch world's first streaming 4K Ultra HD channel on October 27

Japanese broadband provider NTT Plala will launch the world's first commercial 4K Ultra HD TV channel on October 27 when Hikari TV goes live.

The service will carry a selection of 25 Sony Pictures Entertainment films, including The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Elysium, After Earth, Men In Black and Lawrence of Arabia.

DTG appoints new Head of Communications

The Digital TV Group (DTG), the UK hub for collaborative digital TV solutions, knowledge and influence, has appointed Alex Lane as their new Head of Communications.

Alex will be responsible for external communications, marketing and PR for the DTG, focused around key annual events including the DTG Summit in May and the DTG's presence at IBC in September.