MetroCast launches nine new “TV Everywhere” channels12.02.15
MetroCast has announced the addition of nine Discovery Communications’ channels to its “TV Everywhere” on-line video offering with “Discovery GO”. MetroCast customers who subscribe to the services will now have free, unlimited online access to Discovery, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science Channel, Destination America, American Heroes Channel, Discovery Life, and Velocity.
The High Definition (HD) TV Everywhere channels are available on the web, on smartphone or tablet. Viewers may also download the Discovery Go app on the App Store or on Google Play.
MetroCast customers that subscribe to the services can view current episodes from the nine networks the day after they air on TV. Additionally, the app and website include live streams of each network, so MetroCast customers who subscribe to the services can watch live TV whenever and wherever they want.
The addition of the Discovery channels brings the MetroCast “TV Everywhere” offering to over 80 channels*including A&E, ABC, Adult Swim, Animal Planet, BET, Bravo, C-SPAN, Cartoon Network, CMT, CNN, Comedy Central, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, ESPN, ESPN2, Fox, Fox News, Fox Sports 1&2, FX, Hallmark, HGTV, History, Lifetime, MTV, National Geographic Channel, NBC, MSNBC, NBC Sports Network, NFL Network, Nick, Nick Jr., SEC Network, Spike, Sprout, Syfy, TBS, Travel Channel, Turner Classic Movies, TNT, USA, VH-1, HBO GO®, MAX GO®, Showtime Anytime®, Starz Play®, Encore Play® and more (for a complete list of available networks, see http://portal.metrocast.net/tv/3/browse/networks/)
“Our customers’ video packages have been greatly enhanced with the ability to stream the networks for free on computers and mobile devices,” said Andrew Walton, Vice President of Marketing and Communications for MetroCast. “Now our customers can watch on the device of their choice, when it’s convenient for them, even when they’re on the go.”
*TV Everywhere services are authorized based on customer’s video subscription level; all services may not be available on all devices, and smartphone and tablet apps are not available for all networks. All channels may not be available in all areas. Other terms, conditions or restrictions may apply.