Simplestream shortlisted for HbbTV Award

October 12, 2017

Ciao Roma! We're delighted to announce that Sony's POP Fun service on Freesat has been shortlisted for an HbbTV Award in the ‘Best Use of HbbTV for Content Discovery (VOD and Guides)’ category.

Sony Pictures Television Networks (SPTN) uses Simplestream’s Hybrid TV solution to power their Kids TV catch-up service on Freesat, as well as YouView and EE TV in the UK. Simplestream’s solution:

This award recognises innovations in content discovery applications from linear TV guides and video-on-demand applications to hybrid solutions. Winners will be announced at the inaugural Awards Ceremony in Rome on 17th October 2017 at the Auditorium Antonianum.