bubbles media GmbH has announced the launch of Europe’s most attractive package of entertainment for Indian viewers on bobbles.tv.
bobbles.tv is the new multiculture satellite and OTT entertainment service for international expat communities in mainland Europe.
Launching today, bobbles.tv delivers 16 channels of entertainment in Hindi and English including Bollywood blockbuster-packed B4U Movies, B4U Music, StarGOLD, Sony MAX and ZOOM. Offering NDTV India, NDTV 24x7, Times Now and Aaj Tak, bobbles.tv brings India’s most watched news channels to viewers in mainland Europe.
Viacom18’s COLORS, StarPlus, NDTV Good Times, NDTV Spice, Sony Entertainment Television (SET), Sony SAB, Life OK and RISHTEY Europe deliver popular general entertainment, comedy, drama, lifestyle, reality TV and made-for-TV movies.
Arnold C. Kulbatzki, bubbles media CEO, said: “As many as 1.5 million Indian people living in mainland Europe now have a convenient way to receive their favourite TV shows from home, via satellite or OTT, live or on catch-up.” He added: “We are really excited to offer this great new package - with bobbles’ simple, affordable, contract-free subscription, feeling closer to home has never been easier.”
bobbles aims to entertain Europe’s 14 million expats
bobbles.tv distributes channels from around the globe, aiming to reach a potential audience of around 14 million people originating from Asia, Latin America and Africa but currently living and working in Europe. In addition to its new offering for Indian viewers, bobbles.tv delivers popular programming to Chinese, Indonesian and Vietnamese expat communities, with further language packages anticipated.
Launched in August 2016, bobbles.tv breaks new ground in viewer choice and service usability. bobbles.tv is available in Europe via ASTRA satellite at 19.2 degrees East. Supported by broadcast services leader MX1, it can also be enjoyed via OTT for online viewing, via connected TV or mobile devices. Subscribing is easy and affordable, with a flat monthly fee of €19.95 on satellite and €12.95 online. The bobbles.tv user experience is engaging, intuitive and seamless across multiple devices thanks to frontend design partner TeraVolt, with app, frontend and UI development and integration from 3 Screen Solutions.
bobbles.tv offers broadcasters a powerful and resource-efficient opportunity to reach millions of people in far-flung communities. Via its bundled offerings, bobbles gives content owners a chance to reach new audiences, freed from the requirement to invest in expensive marketing campaigns or complex licensing operations.
14 channels of bobbles’ Indian package are available for live streaming and catch-up TV via OTT. The bobbles app is available from iTunes App Store and on Google Play. bobbles’ satellite receiver and smartcard (NAGRA-protected) can be purchased on the bobbles.tv website.