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News Roundup

Title Date Source
Netflix Preps Reality TV Push: Rivals "Should Be Scared Out of Their Minds" 03-02-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Time Inc. Just Launched a New Video-Based, Social-Only Food Publication 03-02-2017 Adweek
Netflix Wants To Add To The $1.75 Billion It Has Already Spent On European Content 03-01-2017 Tubefilter
Cinedigm Launching eSports Streaming Service 03-01-2017 Home Media
New York Times Presses Play On Programmatic Video 03-01-2017 AdExchanger
Marketers are still into Facebook Live 03-01-2017 Digiday
Videology to Use Tru Optik Data for OTT TV Targeting 03-01-2017 Multichannel News
Facebook’s Chief European Creative Says Video Is Still ‘Under-Hyped’ 03-01-2017 Adweek
Facebook Video Now Playing on Apple TV 03-01-2017 Multichannel News
Vice Media Strikes Slew of International Mobile Deals, Will Launch SVOD Service in Japan 03-01-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
AMC CEO 'Intrigued' by Premium VOD 02-28-2017 Home Media
FCC Chairman pledges to roll back net neutrality regulations during European address 02-28-2017 TechCrunch
Roku Says it Pulled In Almost $400M in Revenue in 2016 02-28-2017 Multichannel News
FCC chief doesn’t plan to review AT&T–Time Warner merger 02-27-2017 The Verge
You know what’s cool? A billion hours 02-27-2017 YouTube blog
Judge Trims Relativity's $1.5 Billion Lawsuit Against Netflix 02-27-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Reed Hastings: Netflix Does Stories for Every Screen, Not Mobile-Optimized Content 02-27-2017 Variety
YouTube Tops 1 Billion Hours of Video a Day, on Pace to Eclipse TV 02-27-2017 WSJ
Netflix wants to kill buffering dead 02-27-2017 CNET
2017 Home Entertainment Visionary: Comcast's Brian Roberts Has Crafted a Vision for the Digital Future 02-27-2017 Home Media
Small Change: Why Niche Cable Nets Are on Their Last Legs 02-27-2017 AdAge
AT&T Entertainment CEO Touts Rising Importance of Content 02-27-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Advertising on Streaming TV Devices Is About to Get More Targeted 02-27-2017 WSJ
Nielsen Is Preparing for Its Total Content Ratings to Go Public This Week 02-26-2017 Adweek
Amazon wins 3 Oscars in a first for streaming studio - and Jeff Bezos gets a fun shout-out 02-26-2017 GeekWire
Oscar goes to... Amazon, for playing nice (sorry, Netflix) 02-26-2017 CNET
How YouTube Serves As The Content Engine Of The Internet’s Dark Side 02-25-2017 BuzzFeed
Facebook wants longer videos, but takes away key view metric 02-24-2017 Digiday
Roku Raising New Round of Funding 02-24-2017 Fortune
Dan Abrams Launching Online Video Network Devoted to Live Court Trials 02-24-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Inside Facebook’s recent product pitch to publishers 02-24-2017 Digiday
Disney Lays Off 80 From Maker, Digital Media Unit Amid Restructuring 02-23-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
comScore Offers Mobile Metrics For YouTube 02-23-2017 Mediapost
Sinclair Sees Opportunities in Programmatic Ad Sales 02-23-2017 B&C
With help from Google and YouTube, McClatchy is trying to figure out the next big thing in video 02-23-2017 Poynter
Facebook is starting to put ads in the middle of its videos 02-23-2017 Recode
Instagram Users Can Now Share Up to 10 Photos and Videos in a Single Post 02-22-2017 Adweek
How Crunchyroll Turned a Niche Audience Into a Streaming Powerhouse 02-22-2017 The Wrap
Dish: Online TV Becoming Replacement for Linear TV 02-22-2017 Home Media
The area HBO once dominated is being quickly surpassed by Netflix: Stand-up comedy 02-22-2017 Polygon
Verizon offers taste of 5G as it expands network trials 02-22-2017 CNET
Inside Disney’s troubled $675 mil. Maker Studios acquisition 02-22-2017 Digiday
MobiTV raises $21 million for pay TV delivery system 02-21-2017 Venture Beat
Facebook in talks to live stream one MLB game per week 02-21-2017 Reuters
Comcast Helps Ad-Supported Publishers Compete In A Video Subscription World 02-21-2017 AdExchanger
Amazon's Alexa comes to the living room with new Fire TV Stick 02-21-2017 Telegraph
Scottish startup TVSquared raises $6.5 million to help brands optimize their TV ad spending 02-21-2017 Venture Beat
Google Agrees to YouTube Metrics Audit to Ease Advertisers’ Concerns 02-21-2017 WSJ
Snapchat’s $130 Video Sunglasses Are Now Available Everywhere in U.S. 02-20-2017 Variety
The Bulk Of Time And Dollars Spent Aren’t Going To Traditional TV Anymore 02-20-2017 AdExchanger
ESPN to make original digital shorts for ‘SportsCenter’ 02-20-2017 Digiday
Conde Nast Entertainment Hires New Content Executive Away From Vice Media 02-17-2017 Tubefilter
YouTube to stop 30-second unskippable ads 02-17-2017 Campaign
Comcast Keeps Edge in Netflix’s ISP Speed Index 02-17-2017 Multichannel News
Snapchat Is Creating Original and Exclusive Content With Discovery Communications 02-16-2017 Adweek
Apple Vowed to Revolutionize Television. An Inside Look at Why It Hasn’t 02-16-2017 Bloomberg
Arris CEO Downplays Threat of TV Apps 02-16-2017 Multichannel News
Mobile Location-Based Video Ads Positioned For Growth In 2017 02-16-2017 Mediapost
When Video Inventory Is Scarce, Bonnier Turns To Automation 02-16-2017 AdExchanger
YouTube’s Monster: PewDiePie and His Populist Revolt 02-16-2017 NY Times
Google Fiber Taps New Leader Amid Restructuring 02-16-2017 Multichannel News
Moonves: CBS On Pace for 8 Million Combined Subs for 'All Access,' Showtime OTT 02-15-2017 Home Media
With $15M in funding, Caavo aims to unify all your streaming TV boxes and services 02-15-2017 TechCrunch
Forget to hit record on your DVR? Comcast's new Xfinity Stream app will help you out. 02-15-2017 Mashable
‘The Daily Show’ Disappears From Hulu as Viacom Deal Expires 02-15-2017 Variety
CBS All Access Had Record Sign Ups on Grammys Sunday 02-15-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
After SNL’s Highest Ratings in 6 Years, NBC Prepares the Show’s First Branded Content Spots 02-15-2017 Adweek
PewDiePie’s Business Deal Implosions Show That Digital Celebrities Are Now Mainstream 02-14-2017 Variety
T-Mobile is getting rid of the worst thing about its unlimited plan 02-14-2017 The Verge
Caavo’s New Device Wants to Solve the TV Streaming Box Chaos Once and for All 02-14-2017 Variety
Cinedigm OTT Video Ventures Top 80K Subs 02-14-2017 Home Media
61% Of Content Posted On Snapchat Is Video 02-14-2017 Mediapost
How To Drive Live Video Views? Drone Maker DJI Turns To Paid Media 02-14-2017 AdExchanger
Maker Studios Braces for More Layoffs as Disney Plans to Shrink Creator Network 02-14-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
NBCUniversal, BuzzFeed Co-Developing TV Content 02-14-2017 WSJ
Comcast, ABC to Offer Immersive Oscars Experience 02-14-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube cancels PewDiePie's original series following Nazi controversy 02-14-2017 The Verge
Showtime Hits 1.5 Million Streaming Subscribers, CBS All Access Nears Same Mark 02-13-2017 Variety
BBDO Study Offers Clues For Optimizing The Impact Of Video 02-13-2017 Mediapost
YouTube Red launches slate of original children's programming 02-13-2017 LA Times
Disney Severs Ties With YouTube Star PewDiePie After Anti-Semitic Posts 02-13-2017 WSJ
The Washington Post will be the breaking news source on Snapchat’s Discover 02-13-2017 The Washington Post
Viacom Confronts Bundle Conundrum 02-13-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube Kids Announces 8 Million Weekly Users, First Slate Of Family-Friendly ‘Red’ Shows 02-13-2017 Tubefilter
Super Bowl Ads Show Up With YouTube Videos Promoting Terror Groups, Sparking Backlash 02-12-2017 AdAge
More than 60 percent of Snapchat users skip ads on the platform 02-12-2017 Digiday
‘Saturday Night Live’ Debuts First Snapchat Show, in Which Donald Trump Boycott Goes Horribly Awry 02-10-2017 Variety
Sling TV Celebrates 2nd Birthday 02-10-2017 Home Media
Snapchat to Bow Relationship-Crisis Unscripted Show From A+E Networks 02-10-2017 Variety
Viacom says it’s keeping its newest shows away from streaming services 02-09-2017 Recode
Facebook Will Be Audited After Overstating Ad Metrics 02-09-2017 Fortune
Sling TV Expanding Cloud DVR Trial to More OTT Platforms 02-09-2017 Multichannel News
Warner's Kevin Tsujihara Eyeing Premium VOD for 'Middle-of-the-Market' Theatrical Dramas 02-09-2017 Home Media
Anime streamer Crunchyroll swells past 1M paid subscribers 02-09-2017 CNET
Snapchat Discover Adds Entertainment Weekly and Essence 02-09-2017 WSJ
Twitter’s Advertising Revenue Declines Despite Heavy Emphasis on Video 02-09-2017 Adweek
Tremor Video CEO Bill Day Resigns, Former Bloomberg CRO Paul Caine Steps In As Interim CEO 02-09-2017 AdExchanger
Starz Gets Wider Streaming Access on DirecTV Now 02-08-2017 Home Media
MTV’s Mina Lefevre Exits to Join Facebook as Head of Originals Development 02-08-2017 Variety
Netflix Plans New Toys, Merchandise Based on Hit TV Shows 02-08-2017 Bloomberg