Facebook has scored more live sports for its growing entertainment play: Fox Sports reached a deal with the social giant to stream free matches from the UEFA Champions League — E... More
Months after announcing that its Maker Studios division would no longer operate independently, Walt Disney Co. is putting those assets to good use inside its newly blended digital ... More
Wazee Digital Mike Arthur on the Company’s Evolution and the Oncoming Onslaught of Sports Content (SVG)
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Now that Verizon has finally completed its acquisition of Yahoo, the telco giant is looking to turn the focus on the sum of all its new parts. That was the message at Vidcon Thu... More
LOS ANGELES. — In what may be the most ambitious virtual reality project to date, Technicolor, HP and others have partnered to put together a vision of a viable, sustainable habi... More
Facebook has found a new friend: original programming. The social network is nearing a deal to revive former MTV comedy Loosely Exactly Nicole and is working with American Ninja Wa... More
Media aggregation firm FreeCast is announcing plans to create a new digital television ecosystem. By using low-cost web and over-the-air (OTA) distribution, the company intends to ... More
Verizon said on Tuesday it closed its $4.5 billion acquisition of Yahoo's core business, combined these assets with its existing AOL business to create a new subsidiary, Oath, a di... More
Netflix may have global access, but distribution is still a work in progress. The SVOD pioneer has signed a deal with Dutch-based telecom operator Altice offering direct-access in ... More
Amid a surge of virtual MVPDs entering the market, Verizon Communications plans to to somehow separate itself from the pack with an OTT TV service that delivers a tailored package ... More
Alexa can already control your Fire TV to help you launch Netflix or find your favorite show, among other things, but today Amazon is announcing a new tool for developers that will... More
After years of delay, Amazon and Apple have finally reached an agreement to bring the Amazon Prime video app to Apple TV set-top-boxes everywhere. Apple CEO Tim Cook made the annou... More
Following a backlash around brand advertising on controversial content, YouTube is making a move to clean up which videos are part of its ad network. The Google-owned has update... More
As live TV streaming, a core feature of some competitive skinny bundles, becomes a larger factor in the mobile (and wired) online ecosystem, retailers also have opportunities to in... More
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has scheduled a number of broadband and cable-related items for the June 22 public meeting including paving the way for a new satellite broadband effort. That... More
Fox International Productions is bolstering its engagement with China's all-important youth demographic. The international production arm of 20th Century Fox has partnered with Chi... More
The notion of gathering around the living-room TV has been a relic for some time now, but a new report puts numbers to it, pointing out the host of challenges the trend is presenti... More
With Demand for Video Growing, it’s a Lucrative Time for Entertainment Studios, but Competitive, Too (Digiday)
There has never been a better time to be a digital entertainment producer, with all this demand for video. But it’s a risky business, too. All the money being made available for ... More
People watched, read, listened, streamed and posted more media than ever in 2016, but that consumption plateaued this year, according to data released today by research firm Zenith... More
Negotiations between the major studios and domestic exhibitors have hit an impasse in an attempt to create a premium VOD window for consumers, according to AMC Entertainment CFO Cr... More
Microsoft, Box Ink Yet Another Cloud Partnership (Fortune)On Tuesday, Box named Microsoft Azure as a "strate more...
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AWS to Open Hong Kong Region (Datacenter Dynamics)Amazon Web Services will open a cloud region in Ho more...
IBM Landed a Big Win in the Race to Sell Blockchain to Wall Street (BI)IBM has been selected to build a new blockchain-ba more...
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Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Fine by European Antitrust Monitor (NPR)The European Commission has fined Google 2.42 bill more...
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