RCN adds TV everywhere apps from Disney

DetailsMichelle Clancy | 29 December 2014

US regional cable MSO RCN has added support for a slew of TV everywhere apps from Disney, including WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney XD, WATCH Disney Junior, WATCH ABC Family and WATCH ABC.

Customers who receive Disney Channel and ABC networks as part of their monthly RCN Digital TV video subscription can now stream HD-quality programming from iOS and Android devices, as well as online.

The apps include full episodes of ABC's hit shows, such as Scandal and Modern Family, ABC Family shows Pretty Little Liars and The Fosters, Disney Channel shows JESSIE and Girl Meets World, Disney Junior shows Sofia the First, and Disney XD shows Star Wars Rebels and Phineas and Ferb, and others.

"With these new apps, our customers are able to enjoy an even better experience with their RCN video service and with it an incredibly wide selection of programming offered by the Disney Channel and ABC family of networks," said Chris Fenger, COO at RCN. "The launch of these apps keeps our customers on the cutting edge of the viewer experience. It is always our goal at RCN to provide our customers access to the products and services for which they express a need, and this is a good example of that."