Brightcove (NASDAQ: BCOV) said that Le Figaro, France´s first national newspaper, has selected the Brightcove Video Cloud online video platform to power the mobile version of its news and entertainment channel Le Figaro TV.
According to Le Figaro, nearly a third of its website traffic comes from mobile devices, and Le Figaro is now able to extend the reach of its growing library of self-produced, advertising-supported videos to viewers across mobile devices.
According to Le Figaro, Le Figaro TV offers original, on-demand content, with approximately 70 four-minute videos uploaded every day, ranging from political interviews to daily news round-ups and music reviews.
Earlier this month, Le Figaro launched its first mobile app using Brightcove´s mobile software development kits to make its video content available to iOS and Android devices. To date, the French news website says it has ingested 40 percent of its video inventory, with the full library to be made available for mobile before the end of the year.
Brightcove, a leading global provider of cloud services for video, offers a family of products that revolutionize the way organizations deliver video experiences. For more information, visit http://www.brightcove.com.