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Todd Spangler / Variety:
Verizon buys 24.5% stake in online-video startup AwesomenessTV for $159M, plans premium short-form mobile video service to launch with its go90 free service   —  Verizon to Acquire 24.5% Stake in AwesomenessTV for $159 Million  —  DreamWorks Animation to remain majority owner, with Hearst holding remaining 24.5% stake
Apr 6, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Nielsen to Break Out Metrics for Apple TV, Roku, Other Connected-TV Devices   —  Nielsen promises to give clients a look next month at usage metrics for connected-TV devices — including Roku and Apple TV set-tops — segmented by individual brand and device type.
Mar 23, 2016, 9:05 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Amazon partners with Comcast to sell Xfinity bundles, quietly launches Amazon Cable Store   —  Amazon.com Starts Selling Comcast Xfinity TV, Internet Service  —  Amazon.com is now selling a range of Comcast Xfinity bundles, as the cable giant seeks to get its cable TV …
Mar 21, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Sony PlayStation Vue launches “Slim” TV bundles nationwide starting at $30 per month but without live broadcast channels in most markets   —  Sony PlayStation Vue Launches ‘Slim’ TV Bundles Nationwide Without Live Broadcast Channels  —  Packages priced $10 per month below ‘full’ TV service …
Mar 14, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Fox Sports Inks 5-Year Virtual Reality Pact With NextVR   —  Fox Sports plans to bring a host of live virtual-reality experiences to sports fans — including this Sunday's Daytona 500 — under a five-year partnership with live-streaming specialist NextVR.  —  The parties claimed the pact …
Feb 17, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
YouTube Red to launch its first original programming, three films and a series, on Feb. 10   —  YouTube Set to Premiere First Original Movies, PewDiePie Series  —  YouTube next week is set to launch its first exclusive programming — a test of how many customers will fork over $10 per month …
Feb 4, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Watchup launches Apple TV news app for personalized, on-demand TV newscasts from 160 sources including CNN, Fox News, CBS, and Tribune Media   —  Apple TV Launches Watchup Video-News App (Exclusive)  —  Startup delivers personalized, on-demand TV newscasts from 160 sources including CNN, Fox News and CBS News
Jan 28, 2016, 8:50 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Netflix says it will block proxy and VPN access, used to bypass country restrictions, in the coming weeks citing content-licensing restrictions   —  Netflix Vows to Shut Down Proxy Users Who Bypass Country Restrictions  —  Netflix, which now offers streaming service in some 190 nations …
Jan 14, 2016, 12:10 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
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

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