FreeCast Reveals OneBox Cable TV Competitor with September...

The long-awaited set-top box will be the one media device that consumers need to access everything on their TVs, pairing online video with over-the-air broadcasts. FreeCast has unveiled its much-anticipated set-top box, which the company envisions as a low-cost, no-compromise replacement not just for the cable box, but expensive cable and satellite TV service. Dubbed […]

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FreeCast Delivers SelectTV to Android Set-Top Box Manufacturers...

The revenue opportunity of SelectTV makes a compelling case as a pre-load versus legally fraught Kodi software. FreeCast has approached Android set-top box manufacturers to propose pre-loads of SelectTV or white label variants of the company’s set-top box UI. This initiative comes as another popular pre-load, the open-source Kodi (formerly XBMC) media player comes under […]

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In Set Top Box Fight… Maybe Everybody Wins?

As its fate is debated within the halls of power by multi-billion dollar corporations, it’s easy to forget that the cable set top box is just a device. It’s salient only because that clunky box near your TV has become emblematic of its function, which is an essential one: the management of media content. This […]

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FreeCast's Mobley Says ACA President Has It Backwards

CEO William Mobley argues that small MVPDs are struggling under the status quo and would benefit from policy changes. William Mobley, founder of FreeCast and one of the pioneers of streaming video, has responded strongly to recent remarks by American Cable Association president Matt Polka that the FCC’s set top box proposal would devastate small […]

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