Walmart wants Vizio for the CTV Ad Data

Retail giant Walmart is in talks to acquire Vizio, which sells a popular line of value-priced smart TVs that include an ad-supported free streaming service, in a deal worth more than $2 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. The deal, if completed, could make…

BBC teams with rival broadcasters

BBC teams with rival broadcasters

BBC teams up with rival broadcasters to launch Freely service in bid to take on Netflix. In TV's streaming wars The BBC has joined forces with rival broadcasters to launch new streaming service Freely. This is in a bid to…

Back to the future for Television

Back to the future for Television

Back to the Future for Television - As we hurtle into the future, the landscape of television delivery is undergoing a seismic shift, bringing forth innovations that seem like a rendezvous with science fiction. At the forefront of this revolution…

View TV Ecosystem solves FAST problems and reporting

View TV introduces Unified FAST Plus (UFP), an integral part of the View TV Cloud, revolutionizing the landscape for Free Ad-funded Streaming Television (FAST) channels, content creators, distributors, and traditional television channels transitioning to Streaming TV and Connected TV (CTV)…

How DSPs in FAST are Hindering the Future of Free TV

FAST (Free Ad-Supported TV) channels are linear channels that stream free content with ads, similar to traditional TV. FAST channels are becoming more popular among cord-cutters and cord-nevers, who are looking for alternative and diverse content options. However, FAST channels…

Why bootstrapping a FAST Channel is a bad idea

Bootstrapping a FAST Channel is a bad idea -FAST (Free Ad-Supported TV) channels are linear channels that stream free content with ads, similar to traditional TV. FAST channels are becoming more popular among cord-cutters and cord-nevers, who are looking for…

FAST Cash – Unbeatable FAST Channel Revenue

FAST CASH Guide from View TV for AVOD and FAST Channel Broadcasters - FAST (Free Ad-Supported TV) channels are linear channels that stream free content with ads, similar to traditional TV. FAST channels are becoming more popular among cord-cutters and…

FAST Plus brings Television Back to the Future

FAST PLUS, Empowered by Kapang, Unveils Groundbreaking Revenue Model Propelling the Future of Television In a bold leap forward for the television industry, FAST PLUS, fronted by the dynamic Kapang, is proud to introduce a revolutionary revenue model that promises…

YouTubers adopting FAST with View TV Studios

YouTubers adopting FAST - YouTubers are some of the most popular and influential content creators in the world, with millions of fans and subscribers who watch their videos on YouTube, the world's largest video platform. However, YouTube is not the…

Kapang K2 Platform launches for FAST global rollout

Kapang K2 Platform expands reach and channel line-up for global rollout using automated Geo Channel technology to deploy channels and support monetisation based on the viewer's global location. Kapang K2 has the following unique features for FAST channels and AVOD…

Live FAST – Channels Die Young

Live FAST – Channels Die Young

Live FAST Why FAST Channels Need to Look Like Legacy TV Channels to Succeed FAST channels, or free ad-supported streaming television, are a new and popular form of streaming content, that offer free linear and on-demand content to viewers, across…

FAST Food for FAST Channels

FAST Food for FAST Channels

FAST Food for FAST Channels is the latest advanced approach from View TV. FAST FOOD: The New Product for FAST Channels that Provides Sustainable Ad Revenues and Sponsorship Models FAST channels, or free ad-supported streaming television, are a growing trend…

Streaming Price Rises are changing the landscape

Streaming Price Rises are changing the landscape Death. Taxes. All your streaming services getting a little more expensive all the time. These are the new certainties in life, it seems. In recent years, as the streaming TV and movie business…

FAST Channel Bootstrapping and Investor Funding

FAST Channel Bootstraping or FAST Channel Venture Funding or Streaming TV VC Funding, which is the best way forward. Your effort, your time and your baseline overheads are the same for any size of FAST Channel Operator. Audiences have not…

How do FAST Channels make money?

How do FAST Channels make money?

How do FAST Channels make money? A FAST Channel or FAST solution is constructed of four key solution parts :- CONTENT (Video) - TV Programmes, Films or Live Events AUDIENCE (Viewers) - The Viewers watching your content, if they do…

Kapang puts TV Broadcasters in the FAST Lane

Kapang drives TV Broadcasters into the FAST Lane with FAST Channel Offering KAPANG FAST LANE - The broadcast TV product to drive streaming audeinces to existing broadcasters in days without a high capital outlay. The TV industry is undergoing a…

ITV Studios launches 15 international FAST channels

ITV Studios has announced it is building a suite of FAST channels as a showcase for its scripted and non-scripted content. Fifteen FAST channels are now now available across 16 territories with ITV Studios programming over 3,500 hours across three continents. Graham…

FAST Channel Network – Connected TV Everywhere FASTer

The world of television entertainment is undergoing a transformation, with streaming and Free Ad-supported Streaming TV (FAST) Channels becoming increasingly popular. At the forefront of this revolution stands Fast Channels Network, a dynamic and innovative distributor, taking the lead as…

Disney’s ESPN Network is going direct-to-consumer

Disney’s ESPN network is going direct-to-consumer, and CEO Bob Iger reaffirmed Wednesday that it’s “not a matter of if, but when,” as the company explores various potential strategic partners. Disney and ESPN made headlines earlier this week when it inked…

Busting FAST Channels Myth

Busting FAST Channels Myth

Busting FAST Channels Myth as there is, it seems, an oddly mistaken assumption that the key to wealth and riches is to "stand up a FAST channel". To grab some previously ungrabbed library content and then wait for the dozens…

NBCU rolls out FAST channels on Roku

NBCU rolls out FAST channels on Roku as it is placing more of its content on FAST channels. NBCU announced the new FAST linear content from it's Global Distribution library is now available on The Roku Channel. Further channels will…

Streaming Services surpass cable as America’s most-watched

Streaming services now command a more significant share of viewers than cable, data published by Nielsen show. That means apps like Netflix and other streaming platforms capture 38% of all television viewing, compared with 31% for traditional cable, the data show. In a sign of streaming's rapid rise,…

“Streaming Mergers” are inevitable say experts

"Streaming Mergers" are inevitable say experts with more likely. A tie-up trend is taking root in the streaming industry. Video on demand providers are scratching around for more subscribers and trying to secure their footing in a crowded market. This…

Rapid Rise of Esports Broadcasting

Rapid Rise of Esports Broadcasting

Rapid Rise of Esports Broadcasting as Esports has exploded from nichehobby to mainstream entertainment. It rivals traditional sports, evidenced by escalating media rights deals now reaching hundreds of millions annually. As the audience expands, digital streaming has become the dominant…

Pluto TV launches Australia

Pluto TV launches Australia

Pluto TV launches Australia - Pluto TV, Paramount’s free streaming television service, is to launch in Australia from the end of August. Comprising more than 50 free ad-supported TV (FAST) channels, Pluto TV will be sold as a dedicated branded area within Paramount…

Amazon enforce developer policy from September 1st

Amazon enforce developer policy starting September 1st 2023 - Amazon will soon require international app developers who offer ad-supported streaming video services available to Fire TV users to opt into their in-house ad publishing service or, where unavailable, offer up…

Netflix touts AI jobs at $900k amid Hollywood strikes

Netflix touts AI jobs at $900k amid Hollywood strikes, triggering an angry response from striking Hollywood actors and writers after posting a job advert for an artificial intelligence (AI) expert. The new position would join its Machine Learning Platform team,…

FAST is DEAD & tech killed it

FAST is DEAD & tech killed it

FAST is Dead and technology companies killed it... TV was great as it was it just needed some efficiencies. FAST: The Future of Television or the End of Content Creation? FAST, which stands for Free Ad-Supported Television, is a streaming…

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