CSG Extends Agreement With Bell Canada to Support TV and Streaming Services

CSG and Bell, Canada’s largest communications company providing advanced wireless, Internet, TV and business services,  announced a seven-year extension to their long-standing partnership. CSG will continue to support residential customer service and billing for Bell’s Fibe and Alt TV services. Marketing Technology News: Sage X3 V2020 R2 Released in India to Enable Indian Pharma Companies “Bell is a leader in the rapidly evolving communications market,” said Darla Thompson, vice president, strategic business, CSG. “As…

Cinedigm Continues Expansion of Distribution Footprint, Launching Nine Streaming Networks on FreeCast’s SelectTV Service

The Agreement Brings Cinedigm Networks including Bambu, The Bob Ross Channel, Comedy Dynamics, CONtv, CONtv Anime, and more to SelectTV Cinedigm announced today a partnership with North American OTT streaming company FreeCast to bring nine of Cinedigm’s popular streaming networks to FreeCast’s rapidly growing streaming service SelectTV. Operated by next-generation television provider FreeCast, SelectTV makes it easier than ever to watch TV Shows, Movies, Events, and more online by organizing all of the web's entertainment…

MagellanTV, Documentary Streaming Service, Announces “Travel the World from Home”

Special programming initiative engages viewers without the need for an airline ticket MagellanTV, a global ad-free streaming video subscription service, is bringing the world to your living room with a new series of over 50 premium documentaries to delight, excite and satisfy the inner travel bug that has been suppressed for too long. Just as the U.S. starts to open back up, it's time to spread your wings with engaging playlists that include: Destination North America, Destination Europe, Destination Asia, Wildest…

DatVietVAC – Vietnam’s Leading Entertainment Group Announces the Launch of Its Modern Streaming Platform ‘VieON’

The Most Complete Streaming Library Curated for Vietnam - Giving Users Easy Access to New Titles Everyday - Any Time, Anywhere On 15th Jun 2020, DatVietVAC launches its new streaming service VieON following 4 years of development, marking the beginning of a new era for Vietnam's largest media, entertainment, and technology group. Born out of a partnership with BCG Digital Ventures (BCGDV), the global corporate venture incubation and investment arm of Boston Consulting Group, the platform has positioned itself as…

Launching Worldwide on May 22, VumaTV Brings Inclusivity to On-Demand Content as First Streaming Service for Multicultural Audiences

Offering an extensive lineup of on-demand global content, the new platform will deliver authentic diversity and real representation to the streaming space The first streaming service to bridge the gap for a global, multicultural audience, VumaTV announced it will launch worldwide on Friday, May 22 at 5pm EST. The platform's lineup of on-demand cultural content includes original series, feature films, reality TV shows, and shorts, from all around the world, and will be available to stream anywhere, anytime, on any device.…

Brightcove Kicks Off First-Ever PLAY TV Over the Top Streaming Experience

PLAY TV viewers can access free, innovative streaming video content live or on demand with feature episodes from award winning journalists and artists like Jimmy Chin and Soledad O’Brien Brightcove Inc., the world’s leading video technology platform, announced that its first-ever over-the-top (OTT) streaming experience focused on video, PLAY TV, is officially underway and available to viewers globally, at no cost, on mobile devices and the web. Running on Brightcove Beacon™, which is Brightcove’s recently launched…

German TV Streaming Service Joyn Chooses Mixpanel’s Product Analytics Solution to Accelerate Their Growth Strategy

Mixpanel adds Joyn to their growing list of top tech customers in Germany as they further expand across EMEA Mixpanel helps product teams analyze how and why their users engage, convert, and retain in real-time across devices to improve their user experience By leveraging Mixpanel's unique data model, open APIs and EU Data Residency program, Joyn has ambitions to double its user base by the end of the year German TV streaming challenger Joyn has selected Mixpanel, the world's leading product analytics company, to…

Brightcove to Evolve the PLAY 2020 Event and Launch PLAY TV, an Innovative Streaming Experience Featuring the Most, Must-Watch Content…

A new over-the-top streaming experience will deliver engaging video programming around the world for people serious about video Brightcove Inc., the leading global provider of cloud services for video, announced that due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and to protect the health and safety of its customers, employees, and broader community, its PLAY 2020 event will not have a physical component in Boston this year. Instead, Brightcove will launch PLAY TV, an innovative, over-the-top streaming experience with the most,…

Vidaa and OTTera’s Streaming Video Service Join Power on Hisense Smart TVs with Vidaa Platform

Consumer electronics company Hisense and their subsidiary Vidaa have chosen OTTera, the white label OTT streaming video service, to onboard onto the Hisense VIDAA platform. Vidaa will work with OTTera to integrate long tail providers and utilize OTTera's simple-to-use integration and already integrated advertising solution for a speedier onboarding to its platform. "Hisense and Vidaa have been very aggressive since their entry into the connected TV space, and as an early partner, we are very happy to be a continued part…

Vevo Partners With TVision to Track Engagement for its Streaming Video Content

Partnership Gives Vevo More Insight Into How Vevo Users Engage with Content TVision, the leader in TV performance metrics, and Vevo, the world’s largest all-premium music video provider, announced a partnership in which TVision’s data helps Vevo understand how viewers engage with their content. Users watch more than 1.1 billion hours of Vevo music videos per month, and engage with 450,000 videos across YouTube, Roku, Apple TV and more. But these impressive numbers only tell part of the story for Vevo’s brand clients that…

Plex Launches Ad-Supported Video on Demand on Every Continent, Delivering Free Streaming of Thousands of Movies and TV Shows On Any Device…

Plex, the global streaming media company that brings your favorite content together in the highest-rated OTT video app, today announced its global ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) offering is now available, making it the most widely available AVOD offering in the industry, reaching users in more than 200 countries. The free service brings thousands of Oscar-winning movies, cult classic favorites, documentaries, popular TV shows, and more to media lovers on every continent, accessible via almost any device, with…

Now Streaming: Brand USA Launches Giant Screen Film “America’s Musical Journey” on GoUSA TV

International Audiences Can Stream the Film and New Companion Series, "America's Treasures: Musical Cities" Subscription-Free, Ahead of the Holiday Season Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, announces the global streaming launch of "America's Musical Journey," presented in partnership with Expedia Group and Air Canada, on Brand USA's travel entertainment network, GoUSA TV. The film, which first premiered in IMAX® and giant screen theaters in 2018, stars Grammy Award®-nominated singer…

New Research Reveals Digital Streaming Services on Track to Overtake Traditional TV in Singapore

New research shows that whilst traditional television is still the current top choice for Singaporeans to watch their favourite shows, digital streaming services are set to rapidly take over. The research conducted by dataxu, the leading global software provider for marketing professionals, also uncovers the perceptions by Singaporeans around the current and future state of TV advertising and viewing habits. The prevalence of online streaming giants in everyday conversations seems to suggest consumers have replaced…

Mobiquity Technologies Partners with PeerLogix to Expand Capabilities in OTT, Streaming Video and Connected TV

Mobiquity Technologies, Inc., a leading technology provider in next-generation programmatic advertising today announced they have partnered with PeerLogix, Inc., the established standard for tracking non-subscription based Over-the-Top ("OTT") engagement data. The partnership will provide Mobiquity's Advangelists platform with OTT viewership data expanding Mobiquity's competitiveness in OTT advertising, including connected-TV. As PeerLogix is the leader in historical viewership data - with a footprint of over 50,000 premium…

Tru Optik Launches Political Data Cloud for Connected TV and Streaming Audio Advertising

Enables Advanced Audience Targeting and Cross-Device Measurement for Political and Issue Campaigns The 2020 U.S. election cycle is expected to be the most expensive in history with an anticipated $10 billion or more being spent on advertising to influence voters across the nation. Successful campaigns will acknowledge the major changes in media consumption behavior and leverage new advanced targeting capabilities to reach specific audiences across over-the-top TV (OTT), connected TV (CTV) and streaming audio. Tru Optik,…

New Study: Streaming Services Rapidly Replacing Traditional TV

84% of US Study Participants Have Replaced Traditional TV with Streaming Services, 62% Assert Traditional TV Is irrelevant According to Statista, a leading provider of market and consumer data, in 2018 the global number of streaming service users was more than 1.02 billion people, and is expected to reach 1.24 billion by 2023. Findings from a new Simon-Kucher study validate this trend, revealing that 84 percent of US participants (with a high affinity for streaming) have already replaced traditional TV with streaming…

Video Streaming Dominates Subscription TV in Customer Satisfaction, ACSI Data Show

Netflix, PlayStation Vue, and Twitch Lead are Among Streaming Services Atop the Telecommunications Segment, says ACSI Report Customer satisfaction with video streaming services far eclipses that of subscription TV service, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) 2018 Telecommunications Report. Video streaming services make their debut in this year's telecom report with an ACSI score of 75, far and above subscription TV's score of 62 – a 3.1 percent decline over last year. By nearly every measure,…

BBTV Showcases Direct Advertising Branded Entertainment Achievements

BBTV Holdings Inc., a media tech company that uses technology-enabled solutions to help content owners become more successful, is sharing the following recent Direct Advertising Branded Entertainment highlights and achievements as part of its Plus Solutions: BBTV has secured a number of paid direct advertising branded entertainment campaigns across consumer verticals including gaming, entertainment, fashion and food, for brands including: Veritone, Garena, Barnes and Noble, The RealReal, AMC Shudder, ThriveMarket, Hybe,…

fuboTV Names Mike Berkley as Chief Product Officer

fuboTV Inc., the leading sports-first live TV streaming platform, has appointed product veteran Mike Berkley to the role of chief product officer (CPO). Berkley joins the company effective immediately and reports directly to CEO David Gandler. As CPO, Berkley will lead product strategy and development for fuboTV across platforms, including connected and smart TVs, mobile, and web. Marketing Technology News: Sycamore Entertainment Group To Launch SEGI TV Network Across Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV,…

Sycamore Entertainment Group To Launch SEGI TV Network Across Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV, and More

Sycamore Entertainment Group, Inc. (SEGI) is pleased to announce the launch of SEGI TV, a new streaming network that will reach more than 100M U.S household televisions and 200M users via OTT (Over The Top) and mobile devices. SEGI TV will offer its viewers premium, mainstream and exclusive content via Advertising Video On Demand (AVOD). Including diversity, equality, sports, climate change and other multicultural subject matter. Content acquisition will be aided by partnerships with Vuulr and Rights Trade, both leading…