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FreeCast adds 15 streaming channels from Fast Channels TV

FreeCast has announced a new agreement with Fast Channels TV, bringing 15 new channels to SelectTV. Each of these free ad-supported television (FAST) channels will be available to current subscribers of the SelectTV super aggregation guide. The channels cover a number of different genres, including sports and gaming, music, kids’ and family content, and broad […]

May 3, 2022

FreeCast launches SelectTV’s Streaming TV Kit

FreeCast, super aggregation platform that combines online streaming media from multiple into a single interface available across devices, is launching its SelectTV Streaming TV Kit with major retail partnerships. By packaging its online service into a physical retail kit, FreeCast is targeting over 150 million potential customers who have yet to turn to streaming as […]

March 8, 2022

Freecast launches MediaPlay

Florida-based Freecast has launched its MediaPay billing system. The system will be paired with the company’s SmartGuide to allow SelectTV customers to easily pay for both subscription and pay-per-view video products, and see all charges on a single bill. Freecast has partnered in the payment space and is getting ready to launch the service within […]

October 6, 2021By Chris Forrester

Jentz joins 3SS as VP Americas

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a provider of software solutions for STB and multiscreen entertainment, has announced the appointment of Brian Jentz as Vice President Americas at 3SS. From his Midwest base in Indiana, Jentz will spearhead 3SS’ commercial growth strategy in the US, Canada and across Latin America. Jentz’ appointment sees him lead 3SS expansion […]

September 13, 2021

FreeCast launches Mis Canales package for SelectTV

FreeCast is launching a new bundle of Spanish language family entertainment, dubbed “Mis Canales” available on SelectTV. At only $7 per month, the robust entertainment offering of 25 pay channels complements the existing 15+ free Spanish language channels that SelectTV’s current U.S. Hispanic audience already enjoys. New customers to the SelectTV platform will pay $10.99 […]

May 21, 2021

FreeCast chooses 3SS for SelectTV

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a provider of software solutions for STB and multiscreen entertainment, has announced that FreeCast has selected the 3READY Product Framework to transform the user experience (UX) of its aggregated OTT multiscreen service. This deployment further expands 3SS’ growing footprint in the Americas. Privately-owned FreeCast provides its customers with an all-OTT aggregated […]

April 13, 2021

FreeCast’s Streaming TV Kit hits retail shelves

A new Streaming TV Kit is poised to hit US retail shelves, backed by powerful promotion and distribution efforts that FreeCast has been securing over the past year. The kit will include a one-year subscription to FreeCast’s “one-stop-shop” streaming service aggregator, SelectTV, as well as an HDTV antenna allowing users to receive their local broadcast stations […]

April 5, 2021

FreeCast standardises on Zixi’s SDVP

Zixi, the industry player for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any-IP, and award winning architect of the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), today announced that FreeCast, a leading content discovery and management engine for streaming content, has entered into an agreement to leverage the SDVP for B2B distribution of live linear channels over IP networks […]

March 3, 2021

Stingray launches channels with 11 new OTT partners

Stingray Group, a music, media, and technology company, has announced the launch of free, ad-supported TV channels with eleven major OTT providers: Comcast Xfinity (US), DistroTV (US), Freebie TV (US), Freecast (US), MX Player (US and India), Peacock (US), Redbox (US), Samsung TV Plus (UK and Germany), STIRR (US), STV (UK) and Vizio Watch Free […]

November 26, 2020

Stingray Music launches in the US

Stingray Group, a music, media, and technology company, has announced the launch of Stingray Music with six leading platforms in the US: Comcast Xfinity, Distro TV, Freecast’s Select TV, Channel Plus on LG, MX Player, and XUMO. These distribution agreements grow Stingray’s potential reach by over 40 million viewers. Users have free access to up […]

August 3, 2020