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Vewd, AirConsole gaming partnership

Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, and AirConsole, a cloud-based video game console developed by Zurich-based startup N-Dream, have announced a strategic partnership that aims to simplify the distribution of casual gaming services in the TV market. AirConsole’s gaming system offers seamless integration with Vewd’s content offering, enabling pay-TV operators, smart TV device manufacturers, […]

May 31, 2022

CNA selects Vewd for app distribution

Vewd, a provider of OTT solutions globally, has announced that Asian news channel CNA is now available for Vewd-enabled smart TVs and STBs worldwide. With nearly 30 million Vewd-enabled TVs, STBs, game consoles, and cars shipping each year, and over 450 million connected TV devices enabled to date, Vewd offers one of the largest independent […]

March 30, 2022

Vewd gets Court approval for restructuring

Vewd Software, a provider of OTT software solutions, has announced the US Bankruptcy Court’s approval of its Plan of Reorganisation, paving the path for accelerated growth in the next phase of its business plan. Vewd’s financial restructuring efforts will eliminate the vast majority of Vewd’s debt and position Vewd for long-term growth with the backing […]

February 2, 2022

Skywell selects Vewd for Automotive

Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, has announced that Vewd for Automotive, a white-labelled, cloud-managed content aggregation, and monetization solution, has been successfully enabled in Skywell’s flagship electric SUV, the ET5. With Vewd for Automotive, consumers can access the widest possible variety of entertainment options – including radio, podcasts, broadcast television, OTT apps, and VoD […]

January 27, 2022

Vewd files voluntary Chapter 11

Vewd Software, a provider of OTT software solutions, has come to an agreement with its senior lenders to position the company for continued success via a court supervised process that will result in deleveraging and improving its balance sheet. The restructuring of its balance sheet will be facilitated through a debt for equity exchange pursuant […]

December 17, 2021

Intertrust ExpressPlay joins Vewd Operator TV ecosystem

Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, and Intertrust ExpressPlay, a specialist in media security and anti-piracy services, have announced that its ExpressPlay XCA content security solution has joined the Vewd Operator TV ecosystem. With ExpressPlay XCA pre-integrated, pay-TV operators now have a complete smart TV platform on which they can offer secure broadcast and […]

December 7, 2021

Vewd selects MediaTek for Vewd for Automotive

Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, today announced that MediaTek’s Autus I20 (MT2712) chipset was selected as the first reference platform to power Vewd for Automotive, a white-labelled, cloud-managed content aggregation and monetization solution for in-vehicle infotainment equipment providers and car manufacturers. MediaTek’s customer base, streaming ecosystem partnerships, and strong technical capabilities make it the strongest supplier […]

October 21, 2021

Vewd, Vestel SaaS-based Operator TV solution

OTT software solutions provider Vewd and TV manufacturer Vestel have introduced the Vewd Operator TV, a fully-featured Smart TV with a built-in, content-enriched pay-TV experience which they say will allow operators to win the retail Smart TV landscape. Rather than up-selling pay-TV services through a separate set-top box, or competing alongside other apps inside hard-to-discover […]

October 14, 2021By Colin Mann

Redbox expands with Vewd

Redbox has signed an agreement with Vewd to pre-load the Redbox app on all new Vewd powered TVs and set-top boxes in the US. Vewd will also feature the Redbox app to existing customers on such brands as Hisense, Funai and Tivo, as well as pay-TV operators like Evoca. Redbox’s streaming app offers access to […]

September 24, 2021

Video calling, targeted ads arrive in new Vewd Core

Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, today released Vewd Core 4.22, the latest version of Vewd’s Emmy-award winning HTML5 and streaming SDK for connected TV devices. The latest Vewd Core enables video calling and advanced advertising as part of a robust feature set to power the next generation of smart TVs, set-top boxes, and embedded […]

September 16, 2021