Future Today has been streaming since 2010 and despite bigger players piling into the market, it increased its viewership 120% in 2020.
Other gaudy statistics for the year include an 85% increase in viewing time to more than 43 million hours of content in March and an increase in the number of advertisers Future Today works with directly of 500%.
April 20, 2021
Future Today has partnered with kids YouTube sensations Pink Fong and Like Nastya to launch new multi-platform streaming channels dedicated to the hit children’s entertainment brands. Future Today has also expanded its HappyKids library by adding over 200 episodes from Pinkfong and Like Nastya in addition to content from other popular creators Gabby & Alex and Ruby & Bonnie.
March 10, 2021
Future Today, known for creating and managing new platforms and programming channels that reach millions of viewers, has announced that Kidtagious Entertainment and Millimages have chosen HappyKids, its flagship kids and family-themed channel, as their preferred streaming platform. Under this agreement, HappyKids will be bringing more than 525 new episodes of their popular children’s TV programming to millions of little viewers and their families.
September 1, 2020
Roku announced this morning it’s expanding into Brazil, a sizable market that could have a notable impact on the streaming device maker’s advertising business. The company last summer was said to be considering a Brazil expansion, at a time when more than 90% of its advertising business’s revenue came from the U.S. Since then, Roku expanded its TV licensing program to Europe, and at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show it revealed plans to add new international Roku TV partners, including its first in the U.K., bringing its total global brand partners to 15.
Streaming platform HappyKids, which claims an average 6 million unique monthly visitors, has formed new partnerships with Kidtagious, a children’s licensing company, and animation studio Millimages, both veterans of family entertainment.
September 1, 2020
VIZIO, Inc., the #1 American-based TV brand and #1 sound bar brand in America today announced the launch of a number of kids and family linear TV channels free for SmartCast users as lockdowns continue across the U.S. The 24-hour TV channels bring kid-friendly entertainment to millions of viewers across America. VIZIO has seen a spike in engagement for kids and family content as families continue to stay home. Apps with content for kids and family have historically seen around 35 percent more engagement than the average app on SmartCast.
August 14, 2020
Future Today, the largest OTT publishing platform, announced it will be expanding its offering on HappyKids by adding the ultra-popular Super Simple Songs® content library. As part of the deal, Future Today will also be launching a branded Super Simple Songs® channel on a number of streaming devices including Roku and Amazon Fire TV..
July 20, 2020
Future Today, the largest OTT publishing platform, announced it will be expanding its offering on HappyKids by adding the ultra-popular Super Simple Songs® content library. As part of the deal, Future Today will also be launching a branded Super Simple Songs® channel on a number of streaming devices including Roku and Amazon Fire TV.
July 21, 2020
Now that summer’s here, kids are out of school and might need a little extra entertainment to keep them busy. Happykids.TV provides a safe place for children of all ages to learn and discover new things, as well as watch their favorite cartoons and shows like Garfield, Care Bares, Yu-Gi-Oh and more, all for free.
July 6, 2020
PBS KIDS and HappyKids.TV and provide 24/7, high-quality educational children’s programming. PBS KIDS is a 24-hour children’s entertainment network that offers educational services, games, and TV shows designed to inspire, nurture curiosity, and encourage kids to love learning. The channel launched in 1999 and features favorite characters such as Angelina Ballerina, Arthur, and Clifford the Big Red Dog.
July 8, 2020
Mattel, Spin Master, and 9 Story Distribution International are the latest big name brands in children’s entertainment to join the roster of content on Future Today’s popular HappyKids.tv app. The deal will bring new short content featuring Barbie, Thomas and Friends, Hot Wheels, Bakugan: Battle Brawlers, and more to the platform.
July 8, 2020
Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes values-based content for kids, today announced that Mia’s Magic Playground, its first original series based on the successful Little Baby Bum series, will launch on Sky Kids, part of Sky, Europe’s leading media and entertainment company, in June. This is the first partnership as part of Moonbug’s planned global distribution of the series.
June 12, 2020
California-based OTT distributor Future Today is growing its HappyKids.tv app by picking up TV shows from Mattel, Corus and 9 Story Distribution International. Barbie (75 x 25 minutes), Thomas & Friends (551 episodes) and Hot Wheels (54 x 22 minutes) from Mattel, Bakugan (100 x 11 minutes) from Corus, and Camp Lakebottom (26 x 22 minutes) from 9 Story will all be available for free on HappyKids.tv through Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, xFinity and Cox.
July 3, 2020
HappyKids.tv continues to build its library with entertaining and educational content for children of all ages. This month, toddlers will love watching the adventurous of Thomas and Friends, while older kids will learn and be entertained from Pokemon, Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog, and The New Adventures of Madeline.
June 5, 2020
With movie screenings postponed, concert venues shuttered, and theaters closed down for the foreseeable future, the public’s options for entertainment have dwindled down to almost nothing. At this point, home entertainment is truly one of the only outlets remaining.
May 27, 2020
Fawesome.tv is a free package of channels personalized to meet your interest. Its freaking awesome interface enables you to Watch like a TV but control like a PC. The service covers Food, Games, Style, Comedy, Entertainment, Education, Fitness, Health, and (of course) horror! Check out the latest titles available to stream in the graphic below.
June 11, 2020
Future Today, the largest OTT publishing platform, announced a new distribution deal with the recent launch of Fawesome, HappyKids and FilmRise channels on Cox Contour TV and Contour Stream Player.
May 25, 2020
Schools may be closed but there are plenty of free resources to help your kids continue learning during the quarantine. With education at your fingertips, it’s never been easier to keep finding new ways to learn and grow, kids and adults alike.
April 8, 2020
As cord cutters, we’re always looking for new ways to stream content without pricey subscriptions or cable. FilmRise is a great streaming service you may not have heard about yet. It’s a completely free, ad-supported channel available across Connected TV and mobile app platforms with no subscription fee requirement. You can watch for free on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, Xbox, Comcast Xfinity, Android, and iOS apps.
April 6, 2020
Fawesome.tv is a free package of channels personalized to meet your interest. Its freaking awesome interface enables you to Watch like a TV but control like a PC. The service covers Food, Games, Style, Comedy, Entertainment, Education, Fitness, Health, and (of course) horror! Check out the titles available to stream in the graphic below.
March 31, 2020
Screentime doesn’t have to be a waste of time, and HappyKids.tv wants to prove that by offering programming that entertains and educates kids of all age groups with music, rhymes, stories, DIY, activity guides and more.
April 1, 2020
Today, Future Today Inc. announced that it will remain independent while many other AVOD platforms are being acquired, including the recent acquisition of XUMO by Comcast and Pluto TV’s acquisition by ViacomCBS last year.
March 16, 2020
OTT platform Future Today said Monday it’s merger agreement with Cinedigm has been terminated and it’s entered into a content licensing arrangement with the company instead to extend its content offering.
March 16, 2020
Amazon’s Fire TV has long been the leader in free video channels; however, with so many channels to choose from, finding the best can be difficult. With many new Fire TVs sold at the end of 2019 recently many have been asking for recommendations for the best free services on the Fire TV. So here is my personal list in no particular order.
Feb 7, 2020
Have you tried out the new free streaming service FAWSOME.TV and HappyKids.TV? They both offer a huge collection of free movies and TV shows available on streaming devices like Roku players. Today they announced what is new in January 2020 on both FAWSOME.TV and HappyKids.TV. Here is everything coming to these services:
Jan 8, 2020
It’s kind of amazing how many streaming services are available as we near the end of 2019. In a market where Netflix and Hulu once reigned supreme, we now have streaming services from nearly every major cable network, along with tech giants Amazon and Apple.
Nov 25, 2019
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