PlayOn Launches PlayCast Channel for Roku
PlayCast Brings PC Browser-To-TV Casting Capabilities to Roku
Seattle, WA – November 18, 2013 – PlayOn, the media server software from MediaMall Technologies that streams online videos to TVs and mobile devices, today announced the availability of its new PlayCast channel in the Roku channel store. PlayCast gives Roku users the Chromecast-like ability to send virtually any video from a PC browser to a Roku-connected TV. When used in conjunction with PlayOn, PlayCast gives users the ability to cast videos from the browser of their choice including Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Opera..
"PlayCast is the last piece of the puzzle needed to give Roku devices functionality comparable to Chromecast," said Jeff Lawrence, CEO, MediaMall Technologies. "With PlayOn and PlayCast, Roku users can now watch nearly any online video on their TV. Even YouTube videos can be cast to the TV with PlayCast."
PlayCast is now available in the Roku channel store for all new and existing PlayOn customers. PlayOn is available in monthly, annual and lifetime subscriptions. For more information about PlayCast visit www.playon.tv/playcast. To learn more about PlayOn visit www.playon.tv.
About MediaMall Technologies
MediaMall Technologies, the creators of PlayOn, PlayLater, and MyMedia was founded in 2003 to make it simple, affordable, and fun to enjoy your favorite movies, TV shows, and videos from the Internet on your TV or on the go. The PlayOn and PlayLater software products allow customers to recreate the traditional cable and satellite TV viewing experience using only the Internet and their existing hardware for a fraction of the price – and even extend that viewing experience to mobile devices. The MyMedia software product offers a free way for users to stream local media content to their TVs. MediaMall operates with offices in New York, Seattle, and Copenhagen and can be found online at www.PlayOn.tv and www.PlayLater.tv.
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