NEW YORK, June 26, 2017 — New York-based media technology company, MAZ, has partnered with Outside TV, the leading video content provider in action and adventure sports, to release their over-the-top (OTT) and mobile apps. These apps are built on TVX, which provides broadcast and video publishers a turnkey OTT app creation solution.
Through this partnership, Outside TV Features was launched, an app offering an all access pass to premium adventure video content. Mobile and TV viewers can enjoy both series and full-length adventure sports films, including: The Fourth Phase, View from a Blue Moon, unReal and hundreds more, along with a film and series refresh rate of every month. Outside TV Features also includes ‘shorts’ – trending adventure videos from around the world featuring top athletes: Lindsey Vonn, John John Florence, Travis Rice, Cam McCaul, Ryan Sheckler and more. Select Live and enjoy Outside TV’s live stream of the best shorts.
Nominated for two Sports Emmy® Awards in 2016 and recipient of the 2017 Sports Emmy for ‘Outstanding Camera Work’ on original mini-series Image Quest, Outside TV offers premium content to their monthly subscribers. This partnership enhances the depth and breadth of their offering. Using TVX, Outside TV is now on all major streaming devices and offers a seamless experience through mobile. With proprietary 360 Sync technology, users have the ability to save videos on their phones and watch them later on TV.
“TVX was built specifically with brands like Outside TV in mind,” said MAZ CEO, Paul Canetti. “They now have beautiful apps on every major device, a direct-to-consumer subscription offering, and of course, amazing content. They’ve inspired our team and helped expand the product I can’t wait to see where this partnership takes us next.”
“Through the development process, MAZ listened to our needs as a premium video content provider that has both an AVOD and SVOD business model. The early feedback has been tremendously positive from our viewers.” Ryan Dadd, Outside TV’s SVP of Digital.
MAZ enables leaders in media to become leaders in technology. Founded by Apple and Adobe designers and engineers, MAZ is on the forefront of OTT and mobile technology, with their TVX product for broadcast and video partners, and Phoenix, for magazine and web publishers. Their suite of CMS and app creation tools power over one thousand apps and websites for industry giants such as Forbes, Gannett, Bloomberg, Rodale, Fast Company, and many more.
About Outside TV
Outside TV is the leading multi-platform video content provider in the adventure sports category. Outside TV’s national cable channel is the only national 24/7 network dedicated to the active adventure lifestyle. Nominated for two Sports Emmy Awards in 2016 and recipient of the 2017 Sports Emmy for Outstanding Camera Work, the network’s high quality HD programming features a wide variety of adventure sports and is available nationwide through major providers including Comcast XFINITY, Dish Network, Cox Communications, CenturyLink, RCN, Sling TV and Sony’s PlayStation Vue. Outside TV Features is a new subscription video service showcasing a premier collection of adventure sports films available on-demand through Amazon Channels, Amazon Fire TV, iOS, Apple TV, Android and ROKU (added). Outside TV Studios is an award-winning brand integration production house creating custom content for top marketers. Outside TV Digital is the leading aggregator and distributor of short-form adventure sports content across multiple digital and social platforms with a library of over 4,000 clips. Outside TV is part of the POWDR Adventure Lifestyle CO. portfolio.
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