LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- FilmOn.com Inc., (www.FilmOn.com) the first Internet-based, high-definition television service in the U.S., today announced that it entered into a strategic partnership with the cable provider FTTH Communications, the next-generation communications provider of phone, cable and Internet all over a fiber network, and an EveresTV company.
Through the multi-year partnership. FTTH will provide its existing subscriber base of more than 1,200 homes in the Tri-State area and Minnesota, with the ability to watch the cable network channels through mobile devices or over the Web via FilmOn's exclusive platform. FTTH will provide FilmOn with a percentage fee of FTTH's incrementally tiered pricing for the ability to access content over the Internet or on mobile devices.
"The FilmOn platform gives our subscribers the ability to see our content virtually everywhere," said Jeffrey Feldman, president, FTTH Communications. "The platform adds a service that separates us from much larger cable networks, and quickly adds subscribers to our all digital cable network."
"FTTH is an excellent initial partner to provide the FilmOn Mobile platform to its subscriber base as a manageable test group," said Alki David, founder and CEO, FilmOn. "Cable providers small and large see the importance of extending their cable service beyond the television and the home which the FilmOn Mobile platform can provide quickly and easily."
FilmOn OEM Platform
The FilmOn OEM platform is available for network affiliates, cable networks, individual channels and content providers who wish to get into the online broadcast business quickly, with minimal expense, to extend its content and offer IPTV to computers and mobile devices. Like FilmOn.com, subscribers can watch content without the need to download any plug-ins, players or special apps. FilmOn utilizes (JAVA) to deliver HDTV-quality content over virtually any mobile device, PC or laptop with an Internet connection.
The FilmOn platform delivers unparalleled user metrics through its integration with Comscore Beacon. Content providers are able to provide its advertisers with detailed user analytics, providing added value and service to micro-target audiences with the appropriate messages.
ABOUT FilmOn.com Inc.
FilmOn.com Inc. (http://www.Filmon.com) was founded in March 2009 by FilmOn.com Plc, a Berlin-listed company (2F0A-BER) and is operated independently by a dedicated U.S management team with offices in Los Angeles and London. BattleCam.com (http://www.Battlcam.com),is the 24 x 7 live reality community TV channel of FilmOn.com
ABOUT Alki David
Alki David is a digital media entrepreneur and shipping magnate. He is listed as the 45th richest man in the United Kingdom by Times Magazine's "Rich List." In addition to founding FilmOn.com and BattleCam.com, he is a writer, director and producer of feature films and TV shows. David has also starred in several films and television series, such as THE BANK JOB and THE GRID
Contact: Jason Magner, (310) 854-8128, [email protected]
SOURCE FilmOn.com Inc.