Matchstick has at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas announced Flint, the first open software and open hardware video streaming platform based on Firefox OS. In addition, it has announced partnerships with TCL and Philips, which will integrate Flint, TVs, monitors and set-top boxes.
A few weeks ago Matchstick has its funding goal of $ 100,000 for a HDMI streaming adapter with Firefox OS loose surpassed as an alternative to Google Chrome Cast: at the end there were about 470.00 dollars. Which is based on Firefox OS streaming technology called Flint and was not only published as open source, beyond Matchstick has announced Philips / AOC and TCL two hardware partners that Flint, inter alia, televisions, monitors and set-top boxes want to integrate. Jack Chang, US General Manager of Matchstick, goes out of one million units sold with Flint technology this year.