PlayOn Launches PlayCast Channel for Roku

PlayCast Brings PC Browser-To-TV Casting Capabilities to Roku

Business Wire

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

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, MyMedia, and PlayCast 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 their local media content to their TVs. PlayCast lets users cast virtually any video from their PC browser to their TV. MediaMall operates with offices in New York, Seattle, and Copenhagen and can be found online at www.PlayOn.tv and www.PlayLater.tv. PlayOn and PlayLater are trademarks of MediaMall Technologies, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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