The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) has granted Vewd a Technology & Engineering Emmy Award in the category of ‘HTML5 Development and Deployment of a Full TV Experience on Any Device’ for its pioneering work on HTML5 for the presentation of online content on the TV screen. Specifically, Vewd won the award for its work to develop highly scalable and breakthrough products based on web standards that enable the mass deployment of OTT, hybrid TV and full television experiences. Over 300 million connected TV devices from more than 50 customers across nearly 170 countries now benefit from Vewd products incorporating the innovation.
The award will be presented at the 71st Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy Awards. These take place, in partnership with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), at the NAB Show at the Wynn Encore Hotel and Spa on Sunday, April 19 in Las Vegas.