WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- YipTV users can now cast their favorite entertainment or music from their Android smartphones and tablets to their TVs through the YipTV Android app available as a free download in the Android Play store.
Chromecast is a small media-streaming device that plugs directly into the HDMI port on any smart TV or monitor that allows users to watch YipTV and other content over the Internet. Simply launch the YipTV app from your smartphone and hit the Chromecast "cast" button and YipTV's video content will automatically display on your HDMI ready TV or monitor.
"Many of our customers are Android users and we want to ensure they have the best experience with YipTV," said Michael Tribolet, CEO, YipTV. "By including Chromecast functionality we've made it easy for customers to watch their favorite shows on larger screens."
YipTV targets the more than 40 million foreign-born people living in the U.S. with TV programming to which they're accustomed in their home countries, so it has been steadily aggregating entertainment, sports, news, lifestyle, music and other TV channels not typically seen in the U.S. YipTV is available on subscribers' smartphones and tablets with 18 of its channels are available free of charge.
Subscribers can upgrade and access 100+ channels for only $14.99 a month, with no long-term service commitments or contracts. With availability over any type of wired or wireless broadband connection, YipTV uses Internet-based delivery technology to provide affordable access to international programming.
Subscribers sign up for YipTV via the web at www.YipTV.com, then download apps for iOS or Android devices from the Apple AppStore or GooglePlay. In addition to Android- or iOS-enabled smart devices, YipTV also lets subscribers use a Smart TV, laptop or desktop computer browsers. It also can be viewed on a traditional TV screen using an Apple TV™ Airplay or a Google Chromecast™ connected device.
YipTV, Inc., is a privately held company with offices in West Palm Beach, Fla., and New Brunswick, N.J., that provides low-cost, live television channels, including domestic and international network content. Founded in 2012, YipTV is an Over the Top (OTT) television content provider that distributes more than 100 channels and programs in multiple languages, letting subscribers watch YipTV on televisions, tablets, computers, smartphones and other Internet-enabled devices. YipTV sends video content via the public internet to broadband users, bypassing legacy cable systems and head end technology, and then passes that savings directly to the consumer. For more information, please visit https://www.yiptv.com/
Sue Huss, on behalf of Comunicano