Hamburg, Germany, 5th October, 2023 – NetRange MMH GmbH (‘NetRange’ an ACCESS company), the global provider of white-labelled, turnkey Smart TV and OTT ecosystems, today announced that Bloomberg TV will soon be available through the NetRange App Store. The agreement extends the reach of Bloomberg TV through inclusion in the NetRange Smart TV ecosystem.
“Our success is built on producing great information services,” said Travis Winkler, GM of Video & Audio at Bloomberg Media. “Great content needs great distribution, so we’re pleased that Bloomberg TV is now a part of the NetRange Smart TV Portal, expanding our reach to millions more Smart TVs globally.”
Launched in 1994, Bloomberg Television is the only global, 24-hour financial video network. Bloomberg TV delivers real-time market analysis from leading industry experts on both linear TV and streaming, that is objective, data driven, and fact-based. Bloomberg TV have an impressive 64 million global monthly unique visitors and also have 45.3 million global followers across social media platforms. It is designed with the goal of helping financial advisors, investors, and C-suite leaders to make informed decisions.
NetRange Smart TV Portals and App Stores offer a seamless avenue for content creators, TV manufacturers, media, and entertainment distributors to capitalize on the connected and Smart TV trend. The company provides portal and ecosystem solutions tailored for Smart TV manufacturers, retailers, and content brands. Moreover, NetRange consistently seeks to broaden its global content selection by collaborating with esteemed local providers, placing particular emphasis on emerging markets. NetRange portals and ecosystems can be operated as global solutions or designed for specific markets: this combination of global content with leading local content is a key focus for NetRange’s Smart TV portfolio.
“The NetRange Smart TV Portal extends the reach of Bloomberg TV and makes our portal even more attractive to TV ODMs and operators,” said Michi Uemetsu, CTO of ACCESS CO., LTD. “Making the Bloomberg TV and NetRange relationship a true win-win.”
NetRange, an ACCESS CO., LTD. company (Tokyo Stock Exchange Prime Market, Index, 4813), is the global pioneer of white labelled, licensed App Store provider for Smart TV, Set Top Box, Automotive platforms, and other connected devices such as Set-Top-Box, Smart Projector, and commercial boards.
NetRange is the One-Stop-Center for Smart TV Brands/ODM, Chipset vendors, and operators for accessing the licensed contents, covering content agreements, providing backend services and running DRM certification processes. The NetRange solution is integrated on more than 300 partners worldwide including Mediatek, Hisense VIDAA O.S., Arçelik, TCL MOKA, Skyworth Digital, Sharp, Loewe and Changhong. Its fully featured Smart TV Appstore includes local and global premium VoD stores, FAST channels, cloud games, live sports, the latest music, and lifestyle apps.
In addition, NetRange also leverages its content relationships and broadcast technology expertise to provide Twine4Car Automotive platform solution, a connected car infotainment platform, and VISNOS, a client-based Smart TV OS that significantly reduces the hardware cost for TV manufacturers by enabling Smart TV features through devices with low-powered CPUs. Please visit www.netrange.com for more information.
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