Friday, February 5, 2016

YuppTV app now available on Apple TV


Atlanta, February 4, 2016: YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, has recently announced its availability on Apple TV. With this, Apple TV users can enjoy YuppTV services such as Live TV channels, Catch-up TV, thousands of Bollywood and regional movies (through its movie-on-demand platform YuppFlix, and Sports. Moreover, users can also watch all the cricket matches from the upcoming Asia Cup 2016 on YuppTV in USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Malaysia.

Speaking on the announcement, Uday Reddy, CEO, YuppTV, said, “AppleTV is one of the most used media streaming devices in the world with more than 20 million devices sold today. By making the YuppTV app available on AppleTV, we continue our efforts to extend our customer reach, worldwide.”

YuppTV app can be downloaded from the entertainment section of the AppleTV app store by searching for “YuppTV”. All Apple TV customers will get 15 days of Free Trial for all the YuppTV services.  Customers can sign up on the YuppTV Website www.yupptv.com to avail Free Trial.


About YuppTV

YuppTV is one of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service provider, offering more than 200+ TV channels, 5000+ Movies and 100+ TV Shows in 12 languages. YuppTV has 25000 hours of entertainment content cataloged in its library, while nearly 5000 hours of new on-demand content is added to the YuppTV platform every day. YuppTV offers Live TV and Catch-Up TV technology. YuppTV has its presence in more than 50 countries. It has recently launched YuppFlix, a movie on demand streaming service for Expat Market and YuppTV Bazaar an online marketplace for the premium content curator. YuppTV is currently ranked #1 Internet Pay TV platform for Indians living abroad and also the largest Internet TV platform from premium content availability in India. YuppTV is the most downloaded Indian SmartTV app and it also boasts of 8 million mobile downloads with 4.0 user rating.
For more information visit http://www.yupptv.com/

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

YuppTV partners with Sun Network to launch 10 channels in Middle East & North Africa


New Delhi, 2nd February, 2016: YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for Indian content, has partnered with leading South Indian television network Sun Network to offer numerous regional entertainment options to its users. With the partnership in place, YuppTV will launch 10 channels in four languages – Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil and Kannada – in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Under the agreement, YuppTV will make the following Sun Network channels available for its MENA viewers – Surya and Kiran (Malayalam), SunTV, KTV, Sun Music, Adithya TV (Tamil), Gemini TV, Gemini Movies & Gemini Comedy (Telugu) and Udaya TV (Kannada). The move will add more content to YuppTV’ s entertainment repertoire which boasts of over 25000 hours of video content in its catalogue. 

Speaking on the partnership, Mr. Uday Reddy, Founder & CEO, YuppTV, said, “As the leading digital entertainment provider for expats from the South Asian community, we pride ourselves on making the latest content available to our users across the world. By entering into partnership with Sun Network, one of the largest TV networks in South India, we will curate even more regional entertainment options to add to our already impressive library.”

Speaking on this occasion, Mr Mahesh Kumar, President, Sun TV Network Ltdremarked. “The partnership with YUPPTV is yet another initiative in line with our strategy to improve SunTV’s presence on digital networks and beef up distribution through a variety of OTT platforms worldwide”.

As the leading OTT provider for South Asian content, YuppTV already has content partnerships with leading television networks to provide 200+ channels in the South Asian region. With entertainment options in 13 languages including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Oriya, Gujarati, Sinhala, Urdu and Bangla, the brand has established itself as the digital destination for South Asian content in the world.


About YuppTV

YuppTV is one of the world’s leading Over-the-top (OTT) content providers for South Asian Content. YuppTV was founded in 2006, with headquarters in Atlanta, GA, and has branch offices in the USA and India. YuppTV started with two channels and has grown to deliver more than 200+ TV Channels today.  YuppTV is accessible on more than 25 internet enabled - Connected TVs, Internet STBs, Smart Blu-ray players, PCs, Smart Phones and Tablets.For more information, visit http://www.yupptv.com


About Sun TV Network Limited

Sun TV Network Limited (‘Sun TV’) is a leading name in Indian broadcast media industry headquartered in Chennai, India. Established in the year 1993, Sun TV is the largest regional TV network offering a bouquet of thirty three TV channels that are watched by over 95 million Indian households and several more in over 27 other countries. Sun TV also operates - through its subsidiaries and affiliated companies - a network of 48 FM Radio stations across India. Sun TV also owns the Hyderabad-based cricket team Sunrisers Hyderabad that plays in the Indian Premier League, the most watched sporting event in the country. For more information, visit http://www.sunnetwork.in/

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The 67th Republic Day Celebrations In India

On this day of 26th January, India prepares to celebrate its first national holiday for the year 2016; the 67th Republic day. The day is very special to the country for it’s a commemoration of when it officially became a republic after having gained independence on the 15th of August 1957.
This highly anticipated celebration is reportedly regarded to be even more special compared to the previous years, due to some special events. Other than the chief guest being the French President Hollande, the Indian government is expected to initiate the “Stand Up India”, a program expected to open up numerous job opportunities for the youths across the country, among other special events.

Wireless Integrated Public Address (WIPA) system has already been setup in 13 metro stations and 31 crowded places in Delhi. Several roads have also been blocked due to the ongoing parade practices. Moreover, tri-color decorations have been put at public places just to mention a few.

Some of the events you can look forward to in the celebrations are such as:
•  French troops would be participating in the parade.
•  The Navy tableaux will display the aircraft carrier Submarine Kalvari and Vikrant as the countries first indigenous developed aircraft.
•  Unlike previous years, a BSF camel contingent won’t be seen marching down at the Rajpath.
•  Paramilitary forces like SSB, CISF and ITBP would be absent this year from the parade.
•  The army dog will make an appearance after 26 years of absence.
•  A women only stunt contingent would demonstrate motor cycle riding skills for their first time.
•  Renowned Sports personalities like Baichung Bhutia , Sanchin Tendulkar and Sania Mirza are expected to feature in a video of India’s National Anthem

For this and more on the celebrations, anyone including the NRI wishing to watch them live can tune in on the Times now live and India Today news live channels for more updates.

And finally, YuppTV wishes all viewers a happy and memorable 67th Republic day. Let us all remember the golden heritage that characterizes our nation and feel proud to be a part of India!