Talk about intersecting trends: Mobcaster is pinpointing TV distribution, crowdfunding, and original programming production with its platform. And turning TV over to masses may be onto something, as Mobcaster has now raised over $100k for its hosted projects.
Television distribution is a point of digital friction. Rights holders, networks, and streaming services are all at odds with each other, and in the end its users that are hurting because we aren’t able to access the content that we want, how we want.
One startup is seeing this pain as an opportunity. “There’s a supply and demand issue in television,” Mobcaster CEO and co-founder Aubrey Levy tells me. “We’re letting the market dictate what TV shows actually work, and then delivering.”
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