OTT aggregator Freecast taps 3SS for upgraded UX

US OTT aggregator Freecast has tapped technology provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) to provide its 3READY products to deliver a new user experience for its offering in the Americas. Privately-owned FreeCast provides its customers with an all-OTT aggregated consumer platform called SelecTV, an offering aimed at the American market which acts as a virtual operator […]

CSA withdraws SelecTV authorisation

French media regulator the CSA has cancelled the authorization granted to video-on-demand specialist SelecTV to deliver VOD services on the country’s digital-terrestrial platform via capacity on the R3 multiplex. The CSA ruled that SelecTV, which was granted the licence in January this year, had failed to meet its commitments. SelecTV was a spin-off of digital-terrestrial […]

SelecTV forms JV with Altech for French VOD service

SelecTV, the company that was chosen two years ago by French media regulator the CSA to launch a video-on-demand service via the country’s digital-terrestrial platform, has teamed up with South African set-top maker Altech in a 50:50 joint venture for the service. SelecTV must launch its service by this summer. The service is seen by […]