Mobile VOD company Vuclip has launched Viu, a video on demand (VOD) service in India. The service is available over the web and as an Android app. Interestingly, Viu is one of the only streaming platforms to have a separate app for tablets and phones running Android, although the tablet version has rather poor ratings. The company also has an iOS app, which will be launched in India ‘soon’. The apps have been available in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore since January. Vuclip informed us that the tablet version is only for Hong Kong. As of now the platform hosts a variety of English and Hindi TV shows, movies and music. The company claims to partner with content owners like Reliance, Sony Music, Zee Digital, Tips Industries, Balaji, Rajshri, Shemaroo, BBC International and others. As a promotion, the company is…
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