TORONTO, CA – April 1, 2020 – Zone·tv, a leading provider of SVOD programming to TV service providers, announces fun and informative content from PlayKids is now available on SLING TV as part of the “Stay in & SLING” lineup of free content. SLING TV, a leading TV streaming service that delivers live and on-demand entertainment instantly to compatible internet-connected devices, launched “Stay in & SLING” to deliver cost-free access to news and entertainment as the world confronts the COVID-19 crisis.
The content will remain on the SLING TV free experience temporarily, as the nation continues to monitor the rapidly evolving national emergency. Following the limited time freeview period, SLING TV subscribers can easily add this service to their account through the “Add Premium Channels & More” ribbon on the MyTV tab, at sling.com/account, or through the online shopping cart during the initial sign-up process.
PlayKids brings children ages 2 through 10, a fun and educational viewing experience through hundreds of videos, including read-along stories, educational activities, and games. The content is designed to foster literacy, promote motor coordination, enhance social skills, and spur creativity all while entertaining our children.
“We’re excited to partner with SLING TV in delivering PlayKids for their customers to discover and enjoy some of the best children’s content from the comfort of their living rooms.” said Jeff Weber, CEO, zone·tv.
Unlike traditional cable and satellite television services, SLING TV is a cost-effective, app-based alternative with no long-term contracts, rental equipment or hidden fees. SLING TV also gives viewers the opportunity to preview more than 3,000 hours of premium content for free without a subscription.
The new SVOD offering includes:
PlayKids ($5 per month):
The easiest way to learn – a fun and entertaining world of discovery and learning. Features top programming brands kids know and love, plus skill-building video stories from popular publishers.
Zone·tv bridges the gap between technology and engaging programming with its innovative technology solution offering a best-in-class, convenient and highly personalized viewer experience. The zone·tv™ Studio suite of tools allows any video service provider to create personalized thematic channels with their own content. Zone·tv uses its own zone·tv™ Studio tools to create the zone·ify multi-channel video service – an unprecedented linear-like viewing experience, powered by A.I. Its proprietary software architecture combined with an 8,000+ hour content library has powered the company’s monumental growth. Zone·tv has become the largest provider of thematic subscription video on demand services in North America with more than 18 SVOD channels.
Its diverse programming can be seen on, Comcast Xfinity, X1, DIRECTV, Rogers Ignite TV, CenturyLink Prism TV, AT&T U-verse, TELUS Optik TV, Bell Fibe TV, Frontier Vantage and FiOS, Armstrong Cable and others. The company has offices in Toronto, Canada.
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