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Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Wi-Fi Speaker Makers Aether, Beep Shut Down Quietly   —  There's a saying among Silicon Valley entrepreneurs: Making hardware is hard.  As it turns out, making hardware that competes with products from much bigger companies is even harder.  —  That's a lesson that two San Francisco-based …
Nov 13, 2015, 12:05 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Roku introduces the $50 Roku SE, with 1080p playback and compatibility with Roku's library of 3K apps, to debut for $25 on Black Friday   —  Roku Introduces Low-Cost Streaming Player, to Sell for $25 On Black Friday  —  Roku isn't just discounting its existing streaming players for Black Friday …
Nov 11, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Mobile-marketing startup Swrve raises $21M and acquires data-automation firm Adaptiv.io, says its SDK has been installed 1B times   —  Evolution Media Partners Leads Swrve $21.3M Funding Round to Fuel Mobile-Marketing Startup  —  Swrve also announces acquisition of data-automation firm Adaptiv.io
Nov 11, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Amazon removes all Apple TV, Chromecast listings from its website, including those from 3rd-party resellers, following plans announced earlier this month   —  Amazon Removes All Apple TV, Chromecast Listings From Its Website  —  Amazon has followed through on its plans to go nuclear on its competitors …
Oct 30, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Rovi-owned Fan TV stopped selling its set top box last Friday, will switch users to its Android TV app and end partnership with Time Warner Cable next month   —  Rovi Stops Selling Fan TV Devices, TWC to End Service Next Month (Exclusive)  —  Senior Silicon Valley Correspondent @jank0
Oct 28, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Ted Johnson / Variety:
Sony Pictures settlement of cyber attack lawsuit includes identity theft protection through 2017, $4.5M in reimbursement funds   —  Sony Cyber Attack Settlement Includes ID Theft Protection, $4.5 Mil Reimbursement Funds  —  Senior Editor @tedstew  —  The settlement reached …
Oct 20, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Aurous takes its streaming music app offline following court order and RIAA lawsuit   —  Streaming Music App Aurous Suspends Downloads Following Court Order  —  Senior Silicon Valley Correspondent @jank0  —  That was quick: The free streaming music app Aurous has suspended operations …
Oct 16, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Netflix raises price of most popular plan to $10 a month in US, Canada, and Latin America for new customers, existing customers see no increase for 12 months   —  Netflix Hikes Price of Standard Streaming Plan to $10 per Month  —  Netflix is raising the price of its most popular plan …
Oct 8, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Comcast launches web video service Watchable with 30 partners including Vice, Vox, and Buzzfeed   —  Comcast Launches Watchable: Can Web Video Help Save Cable TV?  —  Cable giant debuts service with 30 content partners, available on set-tops, apps and online  —  NY Digital Editor @xpangler
Sep 29, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Samsung to Shutter Milk Video Service in November   —  Senior Silicon Valley Correspondent @jank0  —  Samsung is shuttering its Milk Video service in November.  The company announced the shut-down on Google Play Monday, writing: “While we remain committed to providing premium entertainment services …
Sep 28, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context

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