4oD launches on Freesat’s <free time>

4oD launches on Freesat's <free time>Freesat, the subscription-free satellite TV service, has today confirmed the launch of 4 on Demand on <free time>, offering viewers the last thirty days of catch up and many hours of archive from Channel 4.

Channel 4’s video on demand service joins the ranks of BBC iPlayer, ITV Player Continue reading 4oD launches on Freesat’s <free time>

From catch-up to catch-on: what TV can gain from going online first

Author: Giles Cottle is Head of Strategy at freesat

You’ll be hard pressed to have missed the hype surrounding Netflix’s new House of Cards series. A high-profile ad campaign has accompanied its launch, including blanket coverage on London’s Underground, among other places. Continue reading From catch-up to catch-on: what TV can gain from going online first

4OD and Demand 5 Expected

One of the most commonly asked questions we get asked (apart from where’s Dave!!!) is whether the on-demand services from Channel 4 (4OD) and Channel 5 (Demand 5) will be coming to Freesat.

We know that discussions have been ongoing between the broadcasters and Freesat to increase the number of interactive services and it appears that Freesat are now finishing their email news announcements with the following tag line: Continue reading 4OD and Demand 5 Expected