GlobeCast Launches App for Its MyGlobeTV Service in the United States
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
NEW YORK — July 31, 2013 — GlobeCast today announced the release of an application to allow its MyGlobeTV service to be accessed on any internet-connected device. MyGlobeTV is a consumer television service available in the United States that delivers a broad range of international and genre-based audiovisual content from around the world directly to subscribers via broadband. Content available on the platform currently includes Portuguese-language, French African, and Romanian packages, as well as several thematic channels.
"Television today is being consumed on all devices — it’s time for international content to catch up,” said Lisa Coelho, CEO of GlobeCast Americas. "Whether viewers are Nollywood fans, martial arts enthusiasts, enjoy fashion, or are simply avid followers of international television, MyGlobeTV now allows them to enjoy their passion for this content anywhere.”
The MyGlobeTV app supports all major mobile platforms including Apple® OS X® and iOS, Android™, as well as all main browsers including Internet Explorer®, Firefox®, Safari®, and Chrome™. As such, the app runs on the full range of Apple devices, including the iPhone®, iPod touch®, iPad®, and iPad mini, as well as all smart phones and tablets from Samsung® (Galaxy line), HTC®, Motorola®, and ASUS®. Using Apple AirPlay®, MyGlobeTV subscribers can stream content to their iOS devices.