Watch4 and W4Free become wedotv ahead of expansion to new markets

Video Solutions, the media company that owns and operates AVOD channels Watch4 and W4Free, has rebranded the services under the name wedotv. The rebrand comes as the company embarks on plans for expansion outside its current markets, including in further major countries within Europe, Australia and New Zealand, Africa, and North America. wedotv is available on […]

Video Solutions AG picks Amagi for pair of channel launches

Watch4 operator Video Solutions AG has partnered with SaaS tech provider Amagi to launch, distribute and monetise two AVOD channels. The channels will be available on Samsung TV Plus, LG, Phillips, TCL, and Xiaomi, with one in Germany and one in the UK. Amagi will support the launch via Cloudport and Thunderstorm, its premier tech […]

Watch4 scores ATP rights

DACH-based AVOD Watch4 will stream three ATP 250 tournaments live from Australia.. The streamer has entered into an agreement with IMG, with the announcement made by Philipp Rotermund, CEO, Video Solutions AG. From now to January 15, Watch4 will feature live streams of 21 Tennis Australia tournaments taking place in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney. The […]

AVOD Watch4 launches new movies channel

Ad-supported streaming service Watch4 has launched a new FAST channel across smart TV platforms in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The new channel, Watch4 Movies presents curated collections of movies across genres like horror, drama, comedy, mystery and action films. The channel also will feature seasonal and themed collections. Watch4 Movies has launched across multiple Smart […]

Watch4 secures German and UK deals with Huawei

Advertising-supported streaming service Watch4 has secured a distribution agreement with smartphone giant Huawei for its TV service in Germany and the UK. The Watch4 service is now accessible on Huawei Video in Germany, while Watch4’s UK service W4Free is also now available on Huawei Video throughout the country. Both services provide Huawei customers with access to hundreds of hours of free content. […]

Sky to market Watch4 in Germany

Sky’s advertising business Sky Media will exclusively market AVOD Watch4 in Germany.  Under this deal, Sky Media will provide direct sales service and programmatic advertising. This deal serves as something of an extension of the one previously agreed with Sky in the UK, where Sky already handles the ad sales for Watch4. The free-to-view platform […]