MarketWatch FreeCast's Next Gen TV Platform Allows Broadcasters to...

Working with broadcasters, FreeCast’s technology will reduce costs of OTA content delivery, while making new niche “Microchannels” more widely available As broadcasters are looking beyond local studios for content, FreeCast has finished developing a new broadcasting platform that allows for distribution of content beyond the web and on to low-power OTA broadcast television stations. Video […]

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A Backdoor Way To Make À La Carte...

So called “skinny bundles” were going to be the next big thing in TV, at least until people figured out that they were still bundles, which meant that sometimes they had the programming that viewers wanted and sometimes they didn’t. Which meant adding on “extras” until the skinny bundles—and their price tags—got kind of fat. […]

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CES 2017: FreeCast Offers 3x to 4x More...

SelectTV to use IP Detection to solve broadcasters’ streaming challenge, delivering relevant local streams, content, and ads specific to each DMA. FreeCast is announcing the addition of IP detection and localized content management technologies to SelectTV. The ability to match localized content, both programming and ads, with viewers to whom that content is geographically relevant […]

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Taking Broadcast Over-the-Top

Putting broadcast TV channels directly onto the Internet may have been a non-starter in the Supreme Court, but a lot of entrepreneurs plus a few big media companies still think it’s a good idea—and it can be done—legally. Nearly two years after the United States Supreme Court dashed Aereo’s concept for retransmission-without-payments, at least a […]

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Guess Who’s Back? TiVo Will Revive Aereo Service

After buying the company’s assets, TiVo says they have a plan to legally re-launch Aereo’s service. After a high profile loss in the US Supreme Court, it appeared that Aereo’s days were numbered. The startup offered a popular service that allowed cord-cutters to stream over-the-air broadcasts to their devices, however, following a suit from the […]

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