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Freewheel, Cablevision's Wi-Fi-only phone service, goes on sale

The company tries taking on wireless carriers with what it claims is the first all Wi-Fi phone service from a cable provider.

By February 5, 2015


Comcast to buy video-ad platform FreeWheel for about $320M

FreeWheel's service is designed to help TV networks, film studios, and other content companies sell and manage in-video ads across numerous Web sites and devices.

By March 1, 2014


Cablevision sets sights on mobile carriers with Wi-Fi-only service

Freewheel service will cost $29.95 per month and work only with Motorola's Moto G smartphone, which Cablevision will sell for $99.95.

By January 26, 2015


Sling TV launches with a new twist on Internet TV

Television service makes an evolutionary leap with Dish's $20 monthly plan, the NFL arrives on YouTube, and Freewheel offers Wi-Fi-only cell phone service.

By January 26, 2015


Apple gadgets gobble 80 percent of mobile video

Up against entrenched iPods and iPhones and the surging iPad, Android devices nabbed just 20 percent of all wireless video views in the first quarter, says video service provider FreeWheel.

By May 24, 2011


Google's free-wheeling research days wind down

It's no secret Google has been pinching pennies. While engineering still matters, revenue generation is in the driver's seat.

By December 3, 2008


Hollywood takes a FreeWheel-ing approach to ads

FreeWheel, a start-up that helps content owners sell and manage ads across numerous Web sites, has signed some top media companies, including CBS.

By July 29, 2008


Webware Radar: Play games, win cash (or maybe lose it)

Also: Open Text has acquired Vizible and FreeWheel is now the exclusive provider of video ads on the Joost iPhone app.

By April 8, 2009