Media aggregation firm FreeCast is announcing plans to create a new digital television ecosystem. By using low-cost web and over-the-air (OTA) distribution, the company intends to create a television platform that is expected to be more profitable and more accessible for content creators, advertisers, and viewers alike.
Apple has launched its first company-produced original TV series, "Planet of the Apps," on its Apple Music and iTunes platforms.
In this "Innovation in Broadcasting" session of the 2017 DTG in London, speakers examined the current state of the broadcast industry and discussed its evolution, while emphasizing that there's a long road ahead for traditional linear broadcasting.
Haystack TV announced it's expansion into local news and weather through partnerships with several major broadcast groups, adding the ability to stream local news and weather from 70 U.S. Markets, encompassing nearly 40 million households.