@ Mipcom: UK To Get Orange’s Three-Screen Rewind TV

Orange will roll-out its innovative Rewind TV service in the UK as part of its IPTV plans. Pascal Thomas, VP of Orange’s NExT mobile media division, told paidContent:UK the tri-platform French service would figure after the initial delivery of the Orange TV offering in the UK. Rewind TV, which complements the telco’s TV-over-broadband offering at home in France, allows subscribers to watch the same on-demand programmes on mobile phones and the desktop internet that they can on their set-top-box enabled TV. For example, watching a soap on mobile whilst commuting and continuing the viewing at home in the lounge (see my video in full post). Orange’s UK IPTV roll-out has faced delays, but the company said at the IBC conference in Amsterdam last month it