BSNL signs triple play deal with YuppTV in effort to halt decline

South Asian OTT platform YuppTV has signed a triple play partnership with Indian service provider BSNL. Under the deal, the pair will offer video and broadband technology services for mobile and fixed line.  YuppTV, which recently announced the acquisition of rights to the BCCI home season, is a leading internet pay TV platform for Indians […]

YuppTV wins BCCI home season digital rights 

South Asian OTT content platform YuppTV has acquired the digital streaming rights for the  BCCI Home Season 2019-20.  The deal will non-exclusively cover Continental Europe, Central and South America, Central Asia and SAARC countries with the exception of India.  YuppTV is a leading internet pay TV platform for Indians living abroad and is the largest […]

KKR, Chernin-backed Emerald takes stake in South Asian OTT service

Emerald Media, a pan-Asian media investment vehicle backed by private-equity outfit KKR and Peter Chernin, is taking a minority stake in South Asian content-focused OTT TV service YuppTV for US$50 million (€40 million). YuppTV, based in Atlanta in the US, provides live TV, catch-up TV and movies on-demand in 14 languages across the globe with […]

Chromecast adds Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Sesame Street

Google’s Chromecast HDMI streaming device has added support for seven new apps, including Comedy Central, Sesame Street Go and Nickelodeon.  The other new apps are for US TV networks EpixHD and Encore, Indian TV service YuppTV and internet radio service TuneIn.