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David Carr / New York Times:
Hulu receives exclusive rights to stream South Park immediately after broadcast and entire back catalog in deal worth $80M+   —  Hulu to Stream ‘South Park’ as More Players Jostle for Online Rights  —  While the media moguls in Sun Valley, Idaho, jockeyed for parking spaces for their jets …
Jul 12, 2014, 6:36 PMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
Popcorn Time's “Netflix for Torrents” Is Coming to Chromecast   —  Popcorn Time is a miracle: It lets you stream torrents of movies and TV shows as though they were on Netflix or Hulu.  Is it illegal?  Probably!  But it's also awesome, hard to trace, and soon, it'll work with your Chromecast.
Jul 8, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
New Zealand ISP allows its customers to subscribe to the U.S. version of Netflix   —  Slingshot, a local internet provider in New Zealand, wants to give its subscribers a little extra perk: The ISP just added a new “global mode” to its internet plans that allows its customers to access video services …
Jul 7, 2014, 11:05 PMIn context
Jethro Nededog / The Wrap:
‘Community’ to Return for Season 6 on Yahoo Screen   —  It's Hulu's loss and the fans' gain.  Former NBC comedy “Community” will continue on at Yahoo Screen.  —  In a surprise last-minute deal, the show's producers Sony Pictures Television sold a 13-episode sixth season to the web video service.
Jul 1, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Cyanogen expands team in push for open-source Android, hires former HTC, MediaTek and Amazon executives   —  Cyanogen Expands Team in Push for Open Android  —  Cyanogen has quietly expanded its executive ranks to transform its open source Android project into a serious player in the phone business.
Jun 24, 2014, 6:55 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Ex-Hulu CEO Jason Kilar teases video startup Vessel, raises $75M from Benchmark, Greylock, and Bezos   —  Jason Kilar's New Startup Has a Name, and a Whole Lot of Money  —  Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar still doesn't want to say much about the startup he has been working on since last fall.
Jun 24, 2014, 5:45 PMIn context
Nick Summers / The Next Web:
Microsoft to offer Xbox Live Gold refunds once requirement is dropped for entertainment apps   —  If you have an Xbox Live Gold subscription only to access media apps such as Netflix and Hulu, Microsoft's recent decision to remove the digital requirement may have left you feeling short-changed.
May 14, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Sam Machkovech / Ars Technica:
Sources: Xbox Live to remove Gold requirement for Netflix, Hulu   —  Coming soon, according to internal Microsoft sources: two fewer white dots on this promotional card.  —  We can report that multiple sources within Microsoft have been briefed on plans to make a long-awaited change …
May 12, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context
Gwynn Guilford / Quartz:
All the Western companies you'd have to combine to get something like Alibaba   —  Alibaba, which filed for its IPO on May 6, isn't just the “Amazon of China”—it's also the Dropbox, PayPal, Uber, Hulu, ING Direct, and more.  Though Google has its fingers in a similarly high volume of pies …
May 10, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / The Next Web:
Facebook launches AppLinks.org, an open standard with open source SDKs for linking mobile apps   —  At its F8 conference today, Facebook announced AppLinks.org, a new way to link between mobile apps.  Initial partners supporting the new technology include Quip, Spotify, Movietickets, Mixcloud …
Apr 30, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context

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