Streaming set-top box being offered to TWC subscribers
Fan TV, a set-top box from Fanhattan and designer Yves Behar unveiled last year, has signed a deal with Time Warner Cable, and has opened up for pre-orders. The device, which combines a number of streaming services in a similar way to the Roku and other media streamers, aims to streamline the viewing experience for users, and will be offered to Time Warner subscribers in the future.
Designer device boasts touch-enabled remote, 29 video partners
Fanhattan and designer Yves Behar have revealed the Fan TV today, a set-top box bringing live TV, cloud DVR and streaming services all together in one place, integrating a touch remote. Coinciding with the launch, Fanhattan is rebranding its free entertainment service "Fan” on iOS and the web. The web app is emerging today from a limited private beta test and is now open to the public.