SelectTV Pioneers the Universal eMedia Guide, and Now...

In light of the FCC’s recent decision to eliminate the cable box, calls are growing for a secure universal guide to support both traditional pay-TV content and all legal web-based offerings on all devices. Yet even prior to the FCC’s action, FreeCast has been developing exactly that for close to three years now with SelectTV. […]

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FreeCast CEO: Cable’s ‘Not Cool’ Anymore

FreeCast CEO William “Bill” Mobley looks around at the current state of the pay TV industry, and, well, he isn’t impressed. “Cable’s not ‘cool’ anymore,” he told the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA). “It’s stuck in the past, it’s already too expensive and the price keeps going up. And the customer service is awful.” […]

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Talking Cable TV Shakedown with FreeCast CEO William...

The pay television industry is rapidly evolving. Recent studies have shown up to 50% of adults over 32 will not pay for TV in the future. Consumers are interested in getting content at lower prices and in more convenient ways. FreeCast, the parent company to Rabbit TV, was launched five years ago in anticipation of […]

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Cutting the Cord: Rabbit TV brings free streaming...

Rabbit TV is hopping onto Facebook. The streaming video service hopes to ride a growing wave of video on the social-networking site with its new, free Rabbit TV Lite app. Look up the app and you’ll get access to more than 400 channels — some live and some on demand — all browsable in an interactive programming grid. You won’t […]

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FCC Regulation Move Predicted By Freecast CEO

The FCC is taking a closer look at cable providers’ billing practices, just as Bill Mobley predicted they would. Less than two weeks ago, FreeCast CEO William Mobley warned that political pressures resulting from the coming presidential campaign season could result in even more regulatory scrutiny for the perennially unpopular pay-TV providers. Specifically, he noted […]

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FreeCast Welcomes Web Video Rivals as Google, Pluto...

  The landscape of the television industry is changing. The TV business, like so many before it, is being fundamentally transformed by a number of technologies, with the Internet chief among them.   Just as reading the news, booking travel reservations, and even shopping are completely different experiences today than they were a mere decade […]

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The Evolution of OTT

EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS by Bill Mobley Over-the-top video has come a long way. I know, because I’ve been in the business from the start. As the founder of MegaMedia Networks, my company pioneered the no-download on-page web video, delivering over 800,000 point to point streams a day, almost a decade before YouTube or Netflix would do […]

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