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Foxtel’s idea of redefining TV is kicking out UI dev, adding Netflix

Foxtel has a self-proclaimed plan in place to “redefine” the TV experience as we know it, when in reality the Australian pay TV operator has been hammered by Netflix, which now has over 11 million subscribers in Australia spread across 4.2 million homes – a remarkable number in a country of 25 million people and 8.4 million total households. Existing vendor supplier Arris (CommScope) is spearheading the operator’s optimistic revolution, delivering the full software stack for the latest iQ4 set top which the US vendor also developed. Foxtel’s latest hybrid device merges broadcast satellite with IP, equipped with a hefty 1TB hard drive and 4K support. So far so good. But, despite our best attempts, we couldn’t locate anything resembling…

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