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Bhad Bhabie launches new mobile game ‘Ride or Die!

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Fans of Danielle Bregoli, aka rapper Bhad Bhabie, can now play as a virtual version of her. The teenager from Boynton Beach is featured in a new mobile game called “Ride or Die!” that is available for download on the Apple Store and Google Play...

Bhad Bhabie Pacts With BBTV Interactive On Mobile Car Game ‘Ride Or Die!’

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

BBTV Interactive, the gaming division of Vancouver-based BroadbandTV, is partnering with social media musician Bhad Bhabie — whose real name is Danielle Bregoli — on a new mobile game...

Bhad Bhabie Joyriding Game ‘Ride or Die!’ Geared Around Stealing Cars, Outrunning Cops

Teen rapper Bhad Bhabie is hitting the streets in a new mobile game — in which the object is to steal as many cars as possible. The “Ride or Die!” arcade-style racing game comes from BBTV Interactive, a division of media-tech company BroadbandTV...

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Serena Williams to Make Shows for Snapchat (Exclusive)

Snapchat is expanding its shows format, striking deals with a handful of digital-first and traditional media creators to help them launch projects that take advantage of the app's shortform vertical video format…

Snapchat Launches ‘Creator Shows’ From Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kevin Hart, Serena Williams and Others — With Ad-Revenue Sharing Deals

Snap is opening up Snapchat to let celebrities and influencers to create their own shows — and make money from the content — in the same short-form, vertical-video orientation as Snap’s slate of 80-plus original series…

BBTV Founder Shahrzad Rafati Named Vice Chair Of Canadian Federal Investment Agency

Shahrzad Rafati, the founder and CEO of Canadian multi-platform network BroadbandTV (BBTV), has taken on another governmental role.Rafati has been named vice chair of Invest In Canada — a federal agency that aims to create jobs in Canada by facilitating foreign business investment…

Creativity Award 2019 Visionary/Founder of the Year: Shahrzad Rafati, BroadbandTV

Growing up in a war-torn country with limited access to content helped inspire Tehran-born computer scientist Shahrzad Rafati to build Canadian digital entertainment company BroadbandTV…

NBA launches YouTube channel focusing on basketball culture

Friday. October 25th, 2019

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has launched a new YouTube channel featuring players and fans in partnership with Canadian over-the-top (OTT) streaming service Broadband TV (BBTV)...

Behind-the-Scenes NBA Content Is Coming to New YouTube Channel

The NBA and digital entertainment company BroadbandTV, or BBTV, are launching a new YouTube channel today that takes viewers behind the scenes to meet their favorite NBA players and influencers. The channel is called NBA Playmakers and will feature original shows…

BBTV To Help Digital Musicians Secure Distribution On Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube Music, More

BroadbandTV (BBTV), the Vancouver-based digital network mammoth, has unveiled a suite of new services to help emerging musicians find wider distribution opportunities. The company’s just-launched Distribution & Label Services will leverage BBTV’s relationships with Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes,...

BroadbandTV Launches Distribution and Label Services for Musicians

BroadbandTV (BBTV) knows all about digital entertainment, and now they’re expanding their presence to focus on another art form: music. The Vancouver-based BBTV has unveiled their Distribution & Label Services, a new offering for both new and established musicians designed to help secure...

Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018: Technology

Shahrzad Rafati has long been taking big risks to chase her even bigger ambitions. The chief executive of Vancouver-based BroadbandTV (BBTV) was born and raised in Iran, but she wanted better opportunities for herself after high school...

BroadbandTV Announces New Partnership with PBS

One of the largest digital entertainment companies in the world is partnering with a world-renowned broadcaster to help spread both the organizations’ content to more users than ever before…

PBS Taps BroadbandTV to Manage User-Uploaded YouTube Videos

PBS, looking to get a better handle on fan-uploaded YouTube videos that incorporate its intellectual property, has turned to digital media company BroadbandTV to manage user-generated content for shows including “Nova,” “Frontline,” “Nature” and PBS Kids series…

AzzyLand, Bart Baker, Chad Wild Clay and more star in Squad Rivals mobile game

Digital entertainment company BroadbandTV's new games development arm has pulled in a string of internet stars for its latest mobile game Squad Rivals. BBTV has recruited the services of 15 influencers including AzzyLand, Bart Baker, Keemstar and Chad Wild Clay…

BBTV Launches VISO to Bring Content Creators Together

One of the world’s largest video platforms is launching a brand new tool aimed at making the lives of content creators much easier. Vancouver’s BroadbandTV (BBTV) has launched VISO, a creator platform that helps both popular and new creators grow and navigate the world of digital video…

BroadbandTV Unveils ‘VISO’ Platform To Help Creators Collaborate, Optimize Uploads, More

Digital network BroadbandTV is launching today a platform for creators called VISO — which translates to ‘I see’ in Latin — that will provide growth tools for its illustrious client roster, including Yousef ‘FouseyTube’ Erakat, Bart Baker, and Ethan and Hila Klein of h3h3Productions…

STEM POWER: Shahrzad Rafati

When Shahrzad Rafati was seeking investors for digital entertainment company BroadbandTV Corp. (BBTV) more than a decade ago, being a woman didn’t help…

BroadbandTV launches new interactive division

Vancouver’s BroadbandTV Corp. has broadened its impressive global reach. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on January 10, the digital entertainment company announced BBTV Interactive, a new division that creates games and mobile apps for a variety of platforms. This move comes after...

BroadbandTV Launches New Division To Develop Creator-Driven Mobile Games

Digital network BroadbandTV (BBTV) launched this morning at CES a new division dubbed BBTV Interactive that will build original games and mobile apps for its illustrious digital stars…

BroadbandTV Launches Interactive Games and Apps Division

BroadbandTV, which operates a massive digital-video network, has formed BBTV Interactive, a new business division devoted to original games and mobile apps built around top digital talent…