AVOD network Crackle is launching on Smart TVs and set-top boxes that run on the Vewd middleware platform.
Streaming films and television shows on connected TV – including STBs, game consoles and smart TVs – is now the most satisfying and preferred viewing method, even before live TV.
Sony Pictures Television is closing down its free-VOD service Crackle in the UK on April 1.
“Viewing habits are quickly evolving and connected TV is going mainstream,” according to Eric Berger, EVP of digital networks, Sony Pictures Television and general manager, Crackle.
Crackle, Sony Pictures Television’s multi-platform video entertainment network, has launched on the Sony Entertainment Network in the UK.
Crackle, Sony Pictures’ multi-platform video entertainment network, has launched in the UK and Australia. Advertiser supported, Crackle features original short-form series, full-length and short-form television shows, and motion pictures from the Sony Pictures library.