Applications developers - whether developing for consumer electronics, cable/satellite, online, mobile, PC or other entertainment platforms - are up against several challenges. Consumers not only demand real-time access to content information and services, but they also want that access from multiple devices on different entertainment platforms - seamlessly. Developers must work quickly to meet changing entertainment market demands, and they need to find a way to keep costs low while generating new revenue. Rovi's digital content solution offers a wide array of media-centric web service solutions that can help developers launch connected products quickly and easily.
Discover, manage and enjoy digital media across multiple platforms and devices
Rovi Data Service provides one of the world's largest collections of entertainment metadata available, offering a comprehensive catalog of high- quality editorial, descriptions and rich images—all optimized for multiple platforms. CE Manufacturers, service providers, developers and online retailers and portals can easily integrate Rovi Data Service to differentiate their products and encourage continuous content discovery and consumption by consumers. With Rovi Data Service, you have immediate access to extensive content to create a unique, engaging experience that helps consumers better discover and enjoy entertainment media.
Drive sales and consumption with advanced media search capabilities
Rovi Search Service allows CE Manufacturers, service providers and developers to differentiate their offerings, drive consumption and revenues by enabling better search and discovery interactions for consumers across multiple platforms and media types. Rovi's Essential and Advanced Search Services combine powerful search algorithms, quality reviews by media analysts and extensive catalogs of entertainment metadata—providing the most accurate and relevant search results.
Differentiate offerings and drive consumption with relevant music, movie and TV recommendations.
Rovi Recommendations Service can help you capture and keep the attention of consumers with music, movie and TV recommendations that enable them to discover content and personalize their experiences across multiple devices. Our music, movie and TV recommendation engine blends powerful algorithms, an unparalleled entertainment database and quality reviews by media analysts to help ensure high quality and provide fast, accurate results.
Drive revenue by integrating advanced advertising into applications.
We’ve entered into a new era in entertainment, that of the “always-connected consumer,” which has brought with it a significant advertising revenue opportunity across platforms and devices. Rovi Advertising Service enables application developers to create new and recurring revenue streams by integrating advertising into their applications and user experiences.
Rovi powers many of the most popular broadcast, professional and consumer applications in the market today. With Rovi Developer Tools, software developers can quickly integrate audio and video codec solutions into software applications to deliver superb video and audio experiences.