Freesat cleared to offer live pay sports services

Freesat, the UK’s subscription-free satellite TV service, is delighted to announce it has been cleared by the BBC Trust to offer live pay sports services delivered via broadband. The decision will help to progress Freesat’s ongoing conversations with content providers.

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Freesat licenses TVbeat platform to gain real-time TV audience insights

Freesat, has today announced it is working with TVbeat, a real-time cross-screen TV audience attribution company, to gain insights into how its customers are using the connected TV service.

Using TVbeat’s leading TV audience attribution platform, Freesat will be able to analyse the real-time user behaviour of viewers who opt-in to allow Continue reading Freesat licenses TVbeat platform to gain real-time TV audience insights

Strong quarter for Freesat as Freetime drives growth

Freesat today announces a strong final quarter to 2015, with the addition of 36,000 new homes in the three months to December 2015. After adding 61,000 homes over the course of 2015, Freesat is now available in over 1.93 million households and is watched by more than four million viewers every week.

Customer numbers have continued to soar for Freetime Freesat’s Continue reading Strong quarter for Freesat as Freetime drives growth

Freesat continues 2015 momentum adding 25,000 new homes this year

Freesat, the subscription free satellite TV service, has maintained its 2015 momentum by adding 6,000 new TV homes in the three months to the end of September. In total, 25,000 new households have taken up the service to date in 2015. Freesat continues to be the preferred TV service for 1.9 million households Continue reading Freesat continues 2015 momentum adding 25,000 new homes this year

Freesat announces technology partnership with LG

Freesat, the subscription free satellite TV service, and LG Electronics (LG), leading global consumer electronics manufacturer, today announced a strategic partnership to provide the Freesat service on LG’s new and existing satellite enabled smart TVs. Continue reading Freesat announces technology partnership with LG

Freesat launches TV Guide solution for international operators and manufacturers

Freesat, the UK based subscription free satellite TV service, today announced that it will now offer its connected TV guide solution to terrestrial, cable and satellite TV operators and CE manufacturers outside of the UK.

Freesat has applied its Continue reading Freesat launches TV Guide solution for international operators and manufacturers

Solid half year for Freesat as Freetime homes grow

Freesat, the subscription free satellite TV service, has continued its positive start to the year with strong take-up of Freetime, its award-winning connected TV service, which has seen a 200% year-on-year increase in new connected customers. Increased awareness and understanding of the Freetime service has resulted Continue reading Solid half year for Freesat as Freetime homes grow

Freesat sees solid start to 2015 with doubling of Freetime homes

Freesat, the subscription free satellite TV service, has announced a positive start to the year, with strong take-up of Freetime, its award-winning connected TV service. Freesat’s continuing growth demonstrates the ongoing appeal of the free-to-air connected TV service, giving customers high quality technology and engaging Continue reading Freesat sees solid start to 2015 with doubling of Freetime homes