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Todd Spangler / Variety:
ESPN Launches Score-Tracking App for Pebble Smartwatch   —  ESPN wants to grab sports fans by the wrist: The cable programmer has unveiled a real-time score app for the Pebble smartwatch.  —  The app, launched Thursday, can track multiple games and causes the Pebble to vibrate when it receives game updates and score changes.
Aug 21, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Roku's First Streaming-Video TVs Ready to Hit U.S. Market   —  Remote controls for TVs from TCL, Hisense include buttons for Netflix, Amazon Video, Rdio and Walmart's Vudu  —  For years, Apple has been rumored to be developing an integrated, Internet-connected HDTV designed to make streaming video …
Aug 19, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
Susanne Ault / Variety:
Survey: YouTube Stars More Popular Than Mainstream Celebs Among U.S. Teens   —  U.S. teenagers are more enamored with YouTube stars than they are the biggest celebrities in film, TV and music.  —  That's the surprising result of a survey Variety commissioned in July that found the five …
Aug 10, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Danny Zappin, Ousted CEO of Maker Studios, Raises $25 Million to Launch Digital Studio   —  Danny Zappin, who was fired as CEO of Maker Studios and unsuccessfully tried to block a shareholder vote on Disney's acquisition of the mulitchannel network he co-founded, has raised $25 million …
Aug 5, 2014, 10:00 AMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Qplay, TiVo founders' service for streaming video playlists to TVs, shuts down six months after launch   —  Qplay, Internet Set-Top Startup Formed by TiVo Founders, Shuts Down  —  Qplay, the Internet video-device and app startup launched by the founders of TiVo, is closing its doors less …
Jul 19, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Ted Johnson / Variety:
FCC Receives More Than 677,000 Comments on Net Neutrality Proposal   —  The FCC has collected more than a half million comments on its latest proposal to establish rules of the road for the Internet, with a deadline on Tuesday for weighing in on how or if the agency should adopt regulations …
Jul 15, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Andrew Wallenstein / Variety:
Twitter Replaces Media Chief Chloe Sladden with Katie Stanton (Exclusive)   —  Less than a month after the departure of Twitter Media chief Chloe Sladden, the social media giant has found her replacement.  —  Katie Stanton, previously vice president of international market development …
Jul 7, 2014, 6:01 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Twitch Hooks Into YouTube for Live Broadcast Alerts   —  Extended partnership comes as Google is engaged in acquisition talks with Internet videogame broadcaster  —  Internet videogame-broadcasting company Twitch extended its partnership with YouTube, under which the Google-owned site …
Jun 22, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Cynthia Littleton / Variety:
Dish Network to Accept BitCoin Payments for Pay-TV Service   —  Charlie Ergen has always been a gambler.  Now the Dish Network CEO is taking a flier on accepting the Internet currency bitcoin as payment for pay-TV bills.  —  Dish trumpeted its decision in a news release on Thursday …
May 29, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
YouTube to Acquire Videogame-Streaming Service Twitch for $1 Billion: Sources   —  Deal would be biggest ever for YouTube  —  Google's YouTube has reached a deal to buy Twitch, a popular videogame-streaming company, for more than $1 billion, according to sources familiar with the pact.
May 18, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context

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