announces the launch of two new college sports apps on Boxee’s
popular Internet TV platform, making the company the first to bring college sports to the software. This service will create a cutting edge on-demand college sports platform fans to watch current and classic content on-demand.
The XOS Digital apps on Boxee will stream the largest collection of current and classic content available. Fans are now able to play, pause and replay their favorite moments from some of the most watched games and documentaries in history. By going to SECOnDemand.com
to sign up for “My Library”, fans will have access to a content library and the ability to purchase premium content on Boxee.
Boxee’s award-winning software brings video from the Internet to the TV in a way that makes sense for a large screen and remote control. Since Boxee’s debut in 2008, over-the-top devices have skyrocketed in popularity. With 2 million users across a variety of devices, Boxee has quickly established itself as a leader and innovator in the space. Presently, more than 30 percent of households in the U.S. have an internet enabled television or device. Technology research firm Forrester predicts that by 2012, more than 50 million U.S. homes will have a television that is directly connected to the internet.
Upon launch, the XOS Digital apps on Boxee will offer full access to original programming including:
- Pre-game analysis from the XOS Digital Studio during the week
- Post-game highlights immediately after the game as well as a “Game of the Week” extended highlight
- Full games are available to purchase and watch Sunday morning
- Classic games and documentaries dating back to the 1950’s