London, UK (PRWEB UK) 20 August 2014
The app has been developed using TV App Agency’s award winning TV App Engine which enables developers` to develop a single app and upon submission into the TV App Engine, create native apps for over 100 supported platforms including all the major Smart TV platforms such as Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Philips, Foxxum, Opera TV, Toshiba and Google TV.
“Developing the TG4 app has been a perfect example of how we can use our TV App Engine technology to bring great content to multiple platforms and maximise reach for brands and content owners.” Explains Bruno Pereira, TV App Agency Director and Co-Founder.
TG4 Technical Director, Nevil Keaveney “the roll out of the Smart TV App is another reflection of TG4’s commitment to adapting to new technologies to deliver the channel’s quality content to the audience and to ensure Irish language content is available to audiences worldwide.”
The TG4 Smart TV app is now available worldwide on Samsung, Philips, Opera TV, Foxxum, Toshiba, Google TV and will soon be available on Panasonic and LG Smart TVs. The app will provide the global base of Irish speaking viewers a source of original Irish video content and a wide range of content in Documentary, Drama, Kids, Sport, News and Current Affairs, Music and Entertainment all available via their Smart TVs.
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 Smart TVs, set-top boxes and gaming consoles.
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.
TG4 is an Irish language free-to-air channel, available across all the viewing platforms, with a strong viewer base of an average of 650,000 viewers a day watch TG4 in the Republic of Ireland. TG4 provides a range of programmes from news, music and entertainment to TV dramas, reality series and sports coverage.