The established video streaming platform expands their global audience
(December 17, 2018) DIVAN.TV, a global over-the-top (OTT) video streaming service for Smart TV is pleased to announce that its content library of 200 channels and 50,000 movies is now available on leading streaming devices Roku TV and Amazon Fire TV.
DIVAN.TV has been in operation for seven years and has more than 2 million users worldwide. It is available on Smart TV, smartphones, tablets and other set-up boxes such as Android TV and Apple TV. The addition of these new platform hosts will allow DIVAN.TV to access Roku TV’s 38.9 million users and Amazon Fire TV’s 35.8 million users in the US.
“We are thrilled to now be available on Roku TV and Amazon Fire TV, as this means we can offer our diverse content library to an even larger audience and be present in more homes in the US, Europe, and across the world,” — said Andrew Kolodyuk, Founder and Chairman of the Board of DIVAN.TV.
Roku TV and Amazon Fire TV are joining LG, Samsung, Apple TV, Philips, SONY, Skyworth, TCL, Android TV, HiSense and 15 other platform hosts. These new audiences can watch their favorite content and enjoy the benefits of the platform’s interactive television service without any restrictions.
DIVAN.TV offers licensed content, content sharing, and ability to view recorded transmissions from popular television channels such as Euronews, France 24, FashionTV, Nickelodeon. The platform includes Hollywood movies, around-the-clock radio, and the functionality to create lists of favorite channels and movies.
2018 has been significant for the DIVAN.TV platform, which became available on Panasonic earlier this year, and rolled out a major update of the platform and new design in the second quarter. Most notably, is the company’s recent announcement of DIVAN.TV 2.0, a blockchain-based version of this platform is expected to launch in Q1 2019.
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Founded in 2011, DIVAN.TV is one of the first providers of global OTT services (television via the Internet) in Europe. The platform has approximately 200 television channels and 50,000 films in Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Polish, Korean, Vietnamese, Hindi, Ukrainian, Russian and English, updated weekly. The service provides content viewing globally by subscription on Smart TV, tablet, smartphone, media consoles and computer. The company’s new blockchain-based video streaming platform, DIVAN.TV 2.0, aims to benefit content owners, brands and viewers. Users are rewarded with tokens for viewing ads, content owners receive 50% of ad revenue and brands can earn more revenue while accessing the 1.7B Smart TV audience.
original source: https://medium.com/@divantv/ott-service-divan-tv-has-launched-on-amazon-fire-tv-and-roku-9749731afa79