IN Media Corp. today announced !ROFL one of the first fully integrated IPTV set top boxes. !ROFL allows consumers to view internet and broadcast content effortlessly and seamless on any device. It also provides a USB supported video camera and phone to make calls via third party software. Recent studies show that 60 percent of entertainment based content is now viewed on the web. “The problem is that there is all this compelling content out there today but consumers have to view it on different devices. We want the consumer to watch Internet delivered content on the television set in 1080P Hi-Def,” said Dr. Nick Karnik, Chief Executive Officer of IN Media. “With !ROFL all your content can be viewed on your high definition television.”
The device, which used the latest video processing technology, is scheduled for its initial roll-out in China, China has been on the forefront of driving an integrated solutions to its consumers. IN Media Corp. was not only chosen because of its technology acumen but the ability to provide thousands of hours of content to Chinese IPTV subscribers.
While many companies are creating pieces of the puzzle IN Media has created an elegant and simple solution that is out of the box ready for consumers. !ROFL successfully integrates all components needed to deliver any content on any device. With its unique features such as telephone and video service on a credit card size device, !ROFL becomes the consumers' choice to carry it with them, hook it up to any internet (wired or wi-fi) and get the e-mails, surf the net, watch content, pull the content from their home PC, make voice or video calls, and watch 3D content.
IN Media is a leading developer of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) appliances and interfaces with implementations of the technology in key provinces of China and planned roll-outs in India and the United States.
Dr. Karnik is a technology entrepreneur with strong technical and marketing background in media and technology businesses. His vision for IPTV induced him to design new hardware and software platforms for cost effective delivery of content. Dr. Karnik has over 25 years of experience in information technology and media companies.
IN Media Corp is a key player in the convergence of Internet and broadcast television. As Internet based content becomes more prevalent with mainstream consumers, the demand for an integrated solution that can play on the household television is escalating rapidly. IN Media is on the forefront of providing that solution and takes advantage of these initiatives.
!ROFL connects to the web via Ethernet connection on one side and HDMI connection to the Television, providing user with High Definition Entertainment, thousands of Live TV Channels coming across the world, easy access to Email accounts, Video calling and Voice calling all over the world. Now you can really enjoy the web more from your couch. No PC connections, No watching movies and shows on small PC screen. Just connect the device to TV and you are all set to Surf, Watch, Work, Read, Learn, Talk and be !ROFLed!
- Watch High Definition (1080P) content straight from the Internet at no extra bandwidth cost
- Supports external Hard Disk drive, SD HC or USB drive to play stored content, just like a Juke Box
- Supports Live content from IN Media's TV Channel partners and Web sites streaming Live TV from all over the world
- Connect USB HD Camera for Video Talk
- Make calls using Voice Over IP Telephony, Skype, and other VoIP solutions available on the Internet
- Listen to Music on Demand, Live Radio stations streamed from all around the world
- Do Web surfing via Internet Browser
- Get Email services from your own servers as well as from Google, MSN, Yahoo, etc.
- Read and write documents using Google Apps such as Word, Spreadsheet, Power Point
- Read eBooks
- Store and Play Photos, Slide shows
- Watch Video on Demand content from web sites like Netflix, Blockbuster, etc.
About IN Media Corp
IN Media Corp is an integrator of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) services and content for major platform and service providers (e.g. cable, satellite, and Internet providers). IN Media provides a combination of products and services: set-top box hardware and software services, manufacturing of the set-top boxes, library of content, and content aggregation for platform providers to implement an all-in-one solution for IPTV services.