STAFF REPORT ISB: PTCLs Smart TV Mobile Application has been nominated for the GSMA Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO) 2016 in the Best Mobile App (Media, Film, TV or Video) category.
The PTCL Smart TV App is the first of its kind and has been recognized for integrating live TV with such handheld devices as mobile phones, laptops and tablets. Nomination of the Smart TV App at this level is an indication of the progress achieved by PTCL in internet and multimedia.
“With more than 930 entries this year – a new record – the competition is greater than ever, reflecting the tremendous diversity and pace of innovation across the mobile world,” said Michael OHara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA.
Commenting on the nomination, the PTCL Chief Commercial Officer, Adnan Shahid said that winning a global nomination in the category is a matter of pride for PTCL and the people of Pakistan.
He further said, “Open Innovation is the key driver of growth in the global ICT eco-system and PTCL is leading this through such innovations as the Smart TV App.”
The multi-screen App offers a variety of features and is convenient and user-friendly. People can access hundreds of live TV channels and up to 5,000+ hours (and growing) of content on the App for Video on Demand, Personal Video Recording, TV on demand and films.
Smart TV App with its unique features has become the choice for broadcasters and producers to bring exclusive content only through Smart TV App.