TV app

Barcroft launches consumer-focused TV app

UK-based factual production company Barcroft Productions is leaping on the success of its YouTube channel by going direct-to-consumer with free TV app. This will comprise 700 episodes of Barcroft programming – the company’s entire catalogue – and third party content at launch. The Barcroft TV app will offer its in-house content exclusively for 24-hours before […]

Apple unveils Apple TV 4K, readies TV app for Euro launch

Apple has unveiled a new 4K and High Dynamic Range (HDR)-compatible Apple TV device, and announced plans to launch its TV app in Europe by the end of the year. The fifth-generation Apple TV 4K was announced at Apple’s launch event in its new Cupertino headquarters yesterday, along with its new flagship iPhone X and […]

Portugal’s beActive launches TV app

Portugal-based digital content company beActive has launched a TV app that allows consumers to access with its content on tablets and smartphones and Samsung connected TVs. The app allows consumers to view content, subscribe to series, get a notifications when new episodes are available and share favourite episodes through social networks. There will also be […]

Opera partners with Dailymotion on TV app technology

Mobile web browser firm Opera Software has launched a next-generation TV app technology and has signed up French video site Dailymotion as its first partner for the service.  The Opera TV Snap technology is designed to transform online video into apps for connected TV, allowing content owners to repurpose their online video channels into ready-to-run HTML5 […]