Finecast announces partnerships with four operators including Pluto TV and Roku

Addressable TV provider Finecast has revealed partnerships with a handful of high-profile platform operators in the UK. The company has announced deals with four new supply partners: Roku, Rakuten, Pluto TV and YuppTV. Finecast said that these supply partnerships will enable advertisers to reach and measure audiences at scale across all major consumer screens. All […]

YuppTV picks up international IPL streaming rights

Indian streaming platform YuppTV has reacquired international streaming rights to the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament. The tournament, which is scheduled to start this coming weekend, will be streamed by YuppTV in almost 90 territories, with the platform broadcasting all 60 matches. The deal covers continental Europe, Australia, Sri Lanka, Central and South […]

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.