aioTV and Bluestreak Enable Online Video for Millions of Connected TVs and DevicesTuesday, January 10th, 2012
DENVER, CO — aioTV announced today that Bluestreak Technology will offer the aioTV service on Bluestreak Technology’s MachBlue XT platform making it easy for consumers to discover, experience and share online video on their televisions and other connected devices.
The new offering enables set makers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide that utilize Bluestreak’s MachBlue XT platform in their connected televisions, digital media players, and Blu-ray players to immediately provide consumers with the aioTV web service. The aioTV service aggregates long form video content from the web (OTT) and mixes that with service provider licensed content (VOD, TV Everywhere VOD, even linear channels) to create an integrated user experience that can be viewed across a wide variety of devices.
“Through our recent product launches with companies such as Panasonic Corporation Semiconductor Company and their various OEM customers, we recognize the importance of supporting the deployment of innovative OTT services,” said Marc Belanger, Bluestreak Technology’s CEO and President. “We view the aioTV service as a compelling OTT service that improves the search and discovery of online video content for consumers and enhances the features and options that the MachBlue XT platform delivers to OEMs.”
“Our HTML5 web application enables us to deliver a rich TV-like experience as a standard complimentary offering for OEMs at no cost to them.” said Mike Earle, aioTV’s CEO. “Bluestreak Technology’s MachBlue XT platform makes access to the aioTV service seamless.”