Tag Archives: OSN

castLabs collaborates with OSN to launch new streaming platform

OSN has rolled out a new streaming platform in under six months, using castLabs PRESTOplay. The chief technology officer at OSN, Peter Riz, said, OSNs collaboration with castLabs and integration of PRESTOplay underpins OSNs commitment to amplifying reach and ensuring viewers enjoy a smooth streaming experience whichever device they choose. castLabs technology has been an [...]

OSN selects Comcast Technology Solutions for its streaming service in MENA

The OSN Streaming App is a direct-to-consumer, subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, powered by Comcast Technology Solutions, that enables viewers to watch shows across connected TVs, computers, smartphones, and tablets. Comcast Technology Solutions, a division of Comcast Cable provides media and entertainment technology to content providers, operators, and advertisers, has announced that its Cloud TV Suite serves the back-end platform [...]

OSN partners with PUBG Mobile for premium content

Multi-player PUBG Mobile is collaborating with OSN for exclusive premium in the MENA region. The deal will see players of PUBG Mobile secure exclusive opportunities to access OSN Streaming Apps premium entertainment and original content. PUBG Mobile fans and community members can earn rewards on OSN Streaming App by playing the video game. To start [...]

Friends: The Reunion to launch on OSN in the MENA region

OSN announced that one of the years most anticipated TV events; Friends: The Reunion will be available on its platforms. OSN subscribers can enjoy watching the reunion, titled The One Where They Get Back Together the same time as the world release. The shows six stars Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Mathew [...]

OSN to roll out pop-up channel ‘Howa w Heya’

OSN has announced an Arabic entertainment line-up for Eid Al Fitr, which comprises of the introduction of Howa w Heya, a pop-up channel combining all iconic on-screen duos of Egyptian cinema over the past fifty years including Egyptian megastar Adel Imams popular movies and much more. The network is set to broadcast 30+ classic films [...]

OSN to focus on Kuwaiti audience this Ramadan

OSN has announced its expansion by offering Ramadan programming with premium and local series all targeted at Kuwaiti viewers. Following an extensive analysis of content trends and viewership patterns across the Middle East region, OSN aims to further cement its positioning as a one-stop entertainment platform, providing discerning audiences in Kuwait with content which appeals [...]

OSN to invest in original content

Orbit Showtime Network (OSN) rebranded its streaming app Wavo to OSN Streaming with the intention of combining its traditional and digital offering. Within two months, content consumption on the app grew by a surprising 900 percent and the download of its apps increased by 1700 percent. Last year, OSN has announced new original productions that [...]

OSN collaborates with Be-Entertainment to produce ‘The Way Out’

Middle Eastern broadcaster OSN will produce a local version of Belgian escape room-themed format The Way Out. Initially produced by Be-Entertainment for Belgiums VTM, The Way Out sends two celebrity duos into two identical rooms full of mysteries to be solved. The two celebrity must resolve the mysteries by decrypting codes and clues in order [...]

OSN partners with TVbeat in MENA

OSN has announced a strategic collaboration with TVbeat Inc, to operate its TV SaaS Framework services, in a step that will reinforce OSNs position as a data-driven network and allow it to better address shifting viewership behavior and trends in the MENA region. In collaborating with OSN, TVbeat will streamline set-top box viewership and demographic [...]