By Nikhil Cariappa YuppTV, the over the top (OTT) content provider for South Asian programmes, has launched a hybrid set top box which supports content from OTT, as well as traditional digital video broadcasting-cable (DVB-C) and internet-protocol television (IPTV) media. YuppTV has also partnered with 7Star, a Multiple system operator (MSO) network, which will distribute YuppTV content in Mumbai. YuppTV claims to be the most downloaded Indian Smart TV app with 13 million mobile downloads. It offers over 250 live TV channels and movies in 14 languages. 7Star has an ISP license to offer broadband services in Mumbai, and claims access to 400 channels, 20 audio channels, 40 in house channels and 50 ad-free channels. Recent developments In May this year, ALTBalaji partnered with YuppTV to reach the Indian diaspora market. Presently, YuppTV subscriptions cost between $7-10 a month for the NRI audience. In October 2017, YuppTV tied-up with Vodafone to offer live TV content to Vodafone Play subscribers In August 2017, Ola partnered with YuppTV to offer live TV and infotainment services to its cab riders In June, 2017, YuppTV bagged the rights to stream content from Dharma Productions to a global market, excluding India.
- The Government, the Platform, the Individual: Who’s Responsible for Keeping the Internet Safe? #NAMA March 31, 2023
- MediaNama Daily: India’s Govt has Eyes Everywhere March 31, 2023
- Is age-verification the answer to protecting children from online harms? #NAMA March 30, 2023
- Here are 6 ways the Indian government is collecting your facial data March 30, 2023
- India’s telecom regulator Directs Telcos to Report Major Network Outages March 30, 2023
MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.
Amazon announced that it will integrate its logistics network and SmartCommerce services with the Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC).
India's smartphone operating system BharOS has received much buzz in the media lately, but does it really merit this attention?
After using the Mapples app as his default navigation app for a week, Sarvesh draws a comparison between Google Maps and Mapples
In the case of the ‘deemed consent' provision in the draft data protection law, brevity comes at the cost of clarity and user protection
The regulatory ambivalence around an instrument so essential to facilitate data exchange – the CM framework – is disconcerting for several reasons.
Please subscribe to MediaNama. Don't share prints and PDFs.
You May Also Like
Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...
135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...
Twitter takes down tweets from MP, MLA, editor criticising handling of pandemic upon government request
By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...
Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...