The Strategic Organizing Center (SOC) has written the Federal Trade Commission, asking the agency to block Amazon’s MGM purchase.
Streaming TV may be constantly in the news, with a new service seemingly cropping up every week, but it still comprises a minority of the market.
Fastly has said a single customer caused yesterday’s outage, an outage that had widespread repercussions.
A glitch at Fastly, a popular CDN, led to outages for some of the internet’s biggest sites Tuesday morning.
AT&T has announced it will start counting HBO Max against wireless data plans, ending a previous exemption.
One of the best deals in streaming is getting a bit more expensive, as Sling TV is announcing a price hike combined with larger DVR options.
Walmart and Comcast are in talks to partner on smart TVs running Comcast’s software.
AT&T is said to be pursuing a sale of DirecTV as the satellite TV service has lost ground against streaming services.
Verizon has significantly upgraded its Disney+ bundle, including both Hulu and ESPN+ for select plans.
Google has announced a price hike for its YouTube TV streaming service, following its distribution agreement with ViacomCBS.
FaceBank Group has announced a definitive agreement to merge with streaming TV provider fubtoTV.
YouTube TV has scored a win against its streaming TV rivals with a deal to bring HBO and Cinemax to its service.t
Reuters is reporting that a U.S. appeals court has refused to revisit an October ruling that upheld the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of net neutrality. In 2017, the FCC repealed net neutrality rules that had been implemented under the Obama…
NBCUniversal has unveiled Peacock, a multi-tiered, free premium streaming service, according to parent company Comcast. NBCUniversal has been working on its streaming service for some time, but this is the first time there has been significant details. The service will…
Sling TV announced a major update to its streaming TV plans, including the addition of new channels, improved features and higher prices. According to a post on the company’s site, the streaming service is adding FOX News, MSNBC and CNN’s…
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has secured guilty pleas from two programmers who ran massive illegal streaming sites, following an investigation by the FBI’s Washington Field Office. Darryl Julius Polo plead guilty “to one count of conspiracy to commit criminal…
Peter Naylor, SVP Advertising Sales at Hulu, says that they are “exploring new ad experiences for binge watchers.” Naylor indicated to AdAge that Hulu may introduce a binge ad product to advertisers at the upcoming NewFronts.
“The invite-only auction, which is I would say our new shiny toy that’s getting wrapped in the PMP, provides us the opportunity for a variable floor price,” says Doug Fleming, Head of AdvancedTV at Hulu. “So now the advertiser pays what they deem appropriate for that specific audience.
Media innovator Tom Rogers says that Disney can’t begin to catch Netflix in terms of streaming subscribers, but they don’t need to. “No one can catch Netflix,” says Rogers. “I don’t think Disney can begin to catch Netflix, but they don’t need to catch Netflix here to create an asset value that really helps to deal with the issue of the core business decline.”