Simplestream News

Simplestream News 2017-09-12T12:47:11+00:00

Simplestream partners with Little Dot Studios to take award-winning documentaries channel multiscreen and global

19 February 2018|

Simplestream was chosen by Little Dot Studios, a BAFTA and Emmy award-winning content producer and broadcaster, to build an international Video on Demand service for its Real Stories channel. Developed with Simplestream's VOD-in-a-Box platform, the Real Stories multi-platform service has launched on iOS mobile and tablet, Android mobile and tablet, and desktop worldwide.

Simplestream shortlisted for HbbTV Award

12 October 2017|

Sony's POP Fun service on Freesat – powered by Simplestream’s Hybrid TV solution – has been shortlisted for an HbbTV Award in the ‘Best Use of HbbTV for Content Discovery (VOD and Guides)’ category.

Simplestream shortlisted for IABM Design & Innovation Awards

13 September 2017|

Simplestream has been shortlisted for an IABM Design and Innovation Award for our Cloud TV Platform. These awards recognise exciting new products, services and projects that offer significant solutions or new opportunities to the broadcast and media industry. 

Simplestream’s Cloud TV Platform Powers TracePlay

28 March 2017|

Simplestream announces that its Cloud TV solution has been chosen by MTG-owned Trace, the urban music and entertainment global media group, to power its new subscription video on demand (SVOD), live TV and radio offering TracePlay.

Hybrid TV Goes Mainstream

16 February 2017|

Simplestream’s Dan Finch discusses how hybrid TV platforms such as YouView, Freeview Play, Freesat and EE TV are increasingly becoming mainstream OTT platforms.

Simplestream Powers Sony Kids Catch-up Service on YouView

23 January 2017|

Simplestream announces that its Hybrid TV solution was chosen by Sony Pictures Television to power its new catch-up service on YouView. Launched on 10th January 2017, the service hosts shows from Sony’s popular kids channels Tiny Pop, POP and KIX.

Simplestream Shortlisted for Content Innovation Award

4 August 2016|

Simplestream was shortlisted for the Content Innovation Awards’ “OTT TV Initiative of the Year” for its work with TVPlayer, an online television service. The award celebrates the most impressive innovations in TV content creation, distribution and technology over the past year.

Simplestream at IBC 2016

19 July 2016|

Simplestream showcased its advanced multi-channel and multi-territory video solutions at IBC 2016.

Simplestream Wins Broadcast Digital Award For At The Races

30 June 2016|

Simplestream won the “Best App or Website for Channel, Strand or Genre” award for long-standing client At The Races at the Broadcast Digital Awards 2016, a ceremony that celebrates the most creative and innovative digital work in the UK.

MP & Silva partners with Simplestream to provide flexible solutions within their Technology Services Ecosystem

10 March 2016|

Simplestream announces a strategic partnership with sports distribution experts MP & Silva. The partnership will see Simplestream provide services and solutions that support MP & Silva’s Technology Services Ecosystem, enabling its sports federations, clubs and media clients to maximise audiences through multiscreen and OTT video services.

Simplestream Now A Facebook Video Publishing Partner

3 November 2015|

Simplestream announces that they have joined Facebook’s Video Publishing Partner program, giving broadcasters and media owners the ability to effortlessly publish any of their video content across Facebook.