To now have Wuaki.tv choosing to use the TV App Engine is a fantastic validation of our technology.
London, UK (PRWEB UK) 11 June 2014
TV App Agency have licenced their unique award winning TV App Engine enabling Wuaki.tv to deploy across all major Smart TV platforms. Wuaki.tv, a leading film and TV streaming service owned by Japanese eCommerce giant Rakuten, have utilized the TV App Engine to enable in-house development of Smart TV apps as they continue their expansion across Europe.
Licencing the TV App Engine has helped Wuaki.tv solve the issue of platform fragmentation and launch on all the latest generation of Smart TV platforms such as Samsung, LG and Panasonic. TV App Agency have also developed Wuaki.tv apps for Sony Bravia, Orange, Sony PlayStation 3 and more recently Sony PlayStation 4.
Co-Founders Bruno Pereira and Andy Eardley said “we are really excited that Wuaki.tv have chosen to use the TV App Engine. Our original vision was to solve the issue of Smart TV fragmentation, we have been using the technology ourselves for the past three years and have developed over 450 apps so far. To now have Wuaki.tv choosing to use the TV App Engine is a fantastic validation of our technology."
As competition in streaming services heats up it is essential for Wuaki.tv to ensure their service reaches a wide range of supported devices so their content can be seen on as many devices as possible as they look to become Europe’s best streaming service.
You can sign up to Wuaki.tv for free and rent or buy TV shows and films. Wuaki.tv’s extensive catalogue includes everything from the latest blockbuster releases to hit TV shows, including productions from major Hollywood studios Warner Bros., Disney, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, and UK distributors including the BBC and ITV.
About TV App Agency
TV App Agency works with leading brands to help them understand, plan, develop and succeed with their apps on a wide range of connected devices. The TV App Engine is a ‘develop once/deploy to many’ cross platform app compiler that is available as a Software as a Service (SaaS) offer and which delivers low cost, maximum reach, faster to market apps for brands through the generation of a single source code to deploy and maintain across most Smart TV platforms and connected devices.
Wuaki.tv is part of the Rakuten Group, the world’s third largest e-commerce company. Our goal is to become Europe’s best way of experiencing high quality entertainment directly on your computer, Smart TV, tablet or game console. You will find everything from Hollywood blockbusters to indie films to old classics!