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Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Report: Spotify is in advanced talks to acquire SoundCloud   —  Spotify is in advanced talks to acquire rival music service SoundCloud, according to a report by the Financial Times.  This comes just months after SoundCloud launched its own paid streaming service.
Sep 28, 2016, 4:48 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Sep 18, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
GoPro's launching 32 original shows by early 2017, some later this year; source says a cloud-based service for hosting or editing video is coming this year   —  CEO Nick Woodman looks to regain balance after rocky year  —  “I was up jammin' 'til 3 a.m. last night,” GoPro founder …
Aug 31, 2016, 2:22 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Samsung to Close Milk Music on September 22   —  Samsung is finally pulling the plug on its Milk Music streaming service: The company started to notify users of Milk Music Friday that it will shut down the service on September 22.  Samsung told existing users to instead switch to Slacker, which has been powering Milk since its launch.
Aug 20, 2016, 9:40 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Redbox confirms it is testing Redbox Digital video streaming service   —  Redbox is officially venturing back into streaming — on a trial basis, anyway.  A Redbox spokesperson told Variety Thursday that the company has started to test its new streaming service, dubbed Redbox Digital, with some customers.
Jul 21, 2016, 7:20 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Yahoo posts quarterly revenue of $1.3B, up 5% YoY, in line with lowered expectations; Mayer notes success in cutting company costs as bid deadline hits   —  Netflix delivered disappointing subscriber numbers as part of its Q2 2016 earnings release Monday, which showed that the company …
Jul 18, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Vevo updates its design with vertical video, adds user profiles, hires playlist curators and hosts for original video, plans paid tier later in 2016   —  How do you reinvent music television for a generation that grew up not watching MTV, but YouTube, Vine and Snapchat?
Jul 14, 2016, 6:00 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Job listing for news director shows BitTorrent is considering launching a “lean” TV news channel, BitTorrent News, in time for fall election   —  BitTorrent is considering the launch of a TV news network for its live streaming service in time for the election this fall, Variety has learned.
Jun 21, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Boxee founder Avner Ronen launches Public, an iOS app for broadcasting group text chats; chats can be embedded on websites and shared on social media   —  For eight long years, Avner Ronen tried to reinvent television with his consumer electronics startup Boxee.
Jun 20, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Sources: AT&T and Chernin plan subscription video bundle focused on anime and video games, combining Crunchyroll with outside partners, to challenge Amazon   —  How do you sell video subscription bundles to young viewers who've never paid much attention to traditional cable programming?
Jun 7, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context

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