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Acquired byRakuten
Date6/2012

General Information

CategoryGames/Entertainment
Employees

Offices

Wuaki.tv HQ
Carrer doctor trueta 127-133
Barcelona, 08005, ESP

People

CEO
Co-founder and COO
CTO

Funding

VENTURE FUNDING
Series A, 9/2011
Bonsai Capital
Axon Partners Group

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wuaki.tv

Founded in 2009, Wuaki.tv is headquartered in Barcelona and offers premium movie content over the Internet directly to Smart TVs and devices. We have content distribution agreements with Hollywood majors as well as local studios, and partnership agreements with leading TV, tablet and gaming console manufacturers, to incorporate our technology into their devices.

In June 2012 – Rakuten, the world’s third largest e-commerce company, acquired us. During the next months we are expanding to international markets on deck Rakuten. Today Wuaki.tv has already more than 500.000 registered users.

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wuaki.tv screenshot
Above: Wuaki.tv on Xbox
Uploaded: 9/4/12

Sources

  1. Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten buys Spanish video-on-demand firm Wuaki.tv (thenextweb.com) [edit]
  2. expansion.com [edit]
  3. Rakuten acquires Wuaki.tv (global.rakuten.com) [edit]
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