Czech Radio (Cesky rozhlas) has become the first radio station in the country to use an interactive HbbTV application.

According to Cesky rozhlas, it is available in the Czech TVís DVB-T Multiplex 1 in the programme position of Radio Wave and will in the near future also become available on other distribution channels such as the Astra 3B satellite and UPC Czech cable network.

Cesky rozhlas adds that Radio Wave was not selected at random as today marks its 13th anniversary.

HbbTV services can already be received in around 30% of Czech homes