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News Roundup

Title Date Source
In Facebook’s shadow, Twitter cozies up to video publishers with reliable cash 04-04-2017 Digiday
Warner Licenses TV Catalog to Verizon Go90 04-03-2017 Home Media
Modi Media Vets Stake Out Addressable TV Firm For Multi-MVPD Buys 04-03-2017 AdExchanger
Big brand pullouts will have had limited impact on YouTube 04-03-2017 Digiday
Forget Trump TV. Bernie Sanders has struck gold with his new Facebook Live show 04-03-2017 Salon
Twitter targets tie-ups with pay-TV broadcasters in live video push 04-03-2017 Telegraph
TV streaming app Molotov now has 1 million users 04-03-2017 TechCrunch
Roku leading the way in streaming TV boxes, with fireTV, Chromecast & Apple TV following 04-03-2017 9to5Google
Google Training Ad Placement Computers to Be Offended 04-03-2017 NY Times
TV feels the heat from Google and Facebook 04-03-2017 Digiday
ESPN Releases New Apple TV App With Auto-Play Live Streaming 04-03-2017 B&C
Apple wants to sell HBO, Showtime and Starz in a single bundle 04-02-2017 Recode
YouTube channels with at least 1K subscribers can now officially livestream from mobile 04-01-2017 9to5Google
Univision Shows Leave Hulu as Streaming Deal Expires 03-31-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Moodelizer helps add epic soundtracks to your video efforts 03-31-2017 TechCrunch
Broadband providers reaffirm privacy policies amid FCC rules flap 03-31-2017 CNET
Apple Taps Former YouTube Executive To Supercharge Video Strategy 03-31-2017 Tubefilter
Marriott Rewards Is Giving 4 Influencers Spectacles to Make Buzzy Snapchat Stories 03-31-2017 Adweek
Zenith and Magna: Programmatic Is A Boon To Digital Ad Spend As It Overtakes TV 03-30-2017 AdExchanger
Verizon Said to Plan Online TV Package for Summer Launch 03-30-2017 Bloomberg
Inside Cheddar, the Would-Be CNBC of the Internet 03-30-2017 Wired
Mashable CEO Pete Cashmore: The future is in premium video for mobile 03-30-2017 Digiday
ESPN Has Seen the Future of TV and They’re Not Really Into It 03-30-2017 Bloomberg
Verizon insiders describe the fight to save go90 03-30-2017 Business Insider
Kagan: Broadband-Only Homes Represent 13% of U.S. Households 03-29-2017 Home Media
NBC Reteams With Snapchat, BuzzFeed for 2018 Winter Olympics Coverage 03-29-2017 Variety
Discovery CEO Warns of Cable 'Street Fight' as Viewers Go Online 03-28-2017 AdAge
How Trump Can (and Just Might) Kill AT&T's Time Warner Deal 03-28-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Comcast quietly taps the iPhone ahead of Xfinity Mobile launch 03-28-2017 Fierce Wireless
Who Wins and Who Loses in YouTube's Falling Out With Brands 03-28-2017 AdAge
Both Fullscreen And BuzzFeed Opt Out Of 2017 NewFronts Lineup 03-28-2017 Tubefilter
Discovery Upfront Pushes Multiplatform Reach For Advertisers 03-28-2017 Mediapost
Sling TV Dishes Up Programmatic Supply 03-28-2017 AdExchanger
How a Hot Sports Media Startup Unraveled 03-28-2017 WSJ
Comcast Plans to Launch Low-Cost Broadband Skinny TV Bundles Across U.S. Footprint in Q3 03-28-2017 Variety
What Consumers Really Think About YouTube’s Offensive Content Problem and Its Advertisers 03-28-2017 Adweek
TV Networks See an Opportunity in Google Ad Backlash 03-28-2017 WSJ
Twitter introduces pre-roll ads to Periscope videos 03-28-2017 TechCrunch
Consumers Prefer 'à La Carte' TV Networks 03-27-2017 Home Media
Spotify Acquires MightyTV To Double Down On Programmatic And Personalization 03-27-2017 AdExchanger
AMC plans ad-free streaming service for cable subscribers 03-24-2017 Reuters
Netflix: The Monster That’s Eating Hollywood 03-24-2017
YouTube Advertiser Exodus Highlights Perils of Online Ads 03-24-2017 NY Times
Facebook, Amazon, Twitter and YouTube are bidding to stream the NFL’s Thursday night games 03-23-2017 Recode
Facebook’s New Video Ad Format Aims to Make Ecommerce Easier 03-23-2017 Adweek
Sling TV Launches Real-Time Programmatic Ad Service 03-23-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube Ad Boycott Expected to Have Minimal Revenue Impact on Google, Analysts Say 03-23-2017 Variety
YouTube Stocks Up On 360-Degree Music Videos From Artists Like Gorillaz 03-23-2017 Tubefilter
Comcast Said to Gain Rights to Offer Web TV Service Nationwide 03-23-2017 Bloomberg
How the Financial Times gets people to share more videos 03-23-2017 Digiday
Sling TV Launches NBC Regional Sports Nets 03-23-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube Loses Major Advertisers Due to Distasteful Videos 03-22-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Roku Dominates Streaming Media Device Market 03-22-2017 Home Media
Millennials Skip Online Video Ads, Find Mobile Ads Irrelevant 03-22-2017 Mediapost
comScore Says Growth of Mobile Video Maturing 03-22-2017 Multichannel News
Vice Dives Into Digital Scripted Content 03-22-2017 Variety
Netflix still has a huge lead in the streaming wars, but Hulu’s smaller service has loyal users 03-22-2017 Recode
Facebook now lets you stream live video directly from your computer 03-22-2017 Venture Beat
Former Disney Executive to Launch Kids’ Digital Content Competitor 03-22-2017 WSJ
Appeals Court Rules TV Streamers Don't Get Compulsory License to Broadcast Networks 03-21-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Binge Boom: Young U.S. Viewers Gulp Down Average of 6 TV Episodes per Sitting 03-21-2017 Variety
MGM Television Is the First Big Entertainment Studio to Create Original Shows for Snapchat 03-21-2017 Adweek
T-Mobile Wants a Cable Company, Not Sprint, as a Merger Partner 03-21-2017 Fox Business
Here’s how to watch NCAA March Madness in VR 03-21-2017 TechCrunch
iTunes movie rentals finally work across multiple devices 03-21-2017 Engadget
TV’s Dead Zone: How the Cable Sector Is Killing Off Struggling Networks 03-21-2017 Variety
Adobe Takes Aim At Google And Other Marketing Clouds And TV Is Its Main Weapon 03-21-2017 AdExchanger
Study: Viewability Matters, But Likeability Matters Even More in Online Video 03-21-2017 AdAge
A+E Networks, Live Nation Invest in Beautycon’s $9 Million Round 03-20-2017 Variety
Google Apologizes For Ads Appearing Against Extremist YouTube Videos In U.K. 03-20-2017 Tubefilter
Report: Original Content Paying Off for Netflix, Amazon Prime Video 03-20-2017 Home Media
AT&T offers a year of free HBO to new DirecTV Now subs 03-20-2017 CNET
Twitter is about to open up its live video platform, to take on Facebook 03-20-2017 Business Insider
Instagram now lets you save livestreamed videos to your phone 03-20-2017 Venture Beat
Comcast to Offer Unlimited Netflix Free for One Week to All X1 Customers 03-20-2017 Variety
Snapchat Is Creating More Than 30 ‘Our Stories’ for March Madness 03-18-2017 Adweek
YouTube Focuses On Mobile Tools For Linking 03-18-2017 Mediapost
Why Instagram Is Suddenly the Place for Sports Highlights 03-17-2017 Wired
Hulu Gets NBC Cable Channels in Test of Online Service 03-17-2017 Bloomberg
U.S. Nuclear Weapons Tests Come to YouTube 03-17-2017 NY Times
An MTV pioneer looks to remake media - and himself - for the YouTube generation 03-17-2017 LA Times
The Great SVOD Land Rush – British Invasions And The OTT Channel Grab 03-17-2017 Tubefilter
Top Cable Operators Dominate Broadband in 2016 03-17-2017 Multichannel News
Netflix’s Latest Streaming Record: Members Viewed 250 Million Hours of Video on a Single Day in January 03-16-2017 Variety
Gmail on desktop can now support streaming videos inside emails 03-16-2017 Android Authority
This New Streaming Service Provides High-Quality Foreign TV Dramas You Probably Haven’t Seen Before 03-16-2017 Adweek
Analysts Like OpenAP But Debate Timing, Impact 03-16-2017 B&C
GroupM CEO Brian Lesser On The Unit's Changing Business Model 03-16-2017 AdExchanger
BuzzFeed bets big on original shows for platforms 03-16-2017 Digiday
Twitter Joins NewFronts as Yahoo Exits New York Ad-Pitch Series 03-16-2017 Variety
Top U.S. Pay TV Providers Lost 795K Subs in 2016: LRG 03-16-2017 Multichannel News
Scott Stuber To Lead Netflix’s Feature Film Foray 03-15-2017 Deadline
Tech Netflix will explore mobile-specific cuts of its original series 03-15-2017 The Verge
16 months later, YouTube Music is still a missed opportunity 03-15-2017 Computerworld
Fox, Turner, Viacom Team Up to Push Data-Driven TV Ads 03-15-2017 B&C
Netflix and Amazon strongly favored over local SVOD platforms in Germany and India, survey says 03-15-2017 Fierce Cable
The New Rules of TV Marketing in Binge-Watching World 03-14-2017 AdAge
Acorn TV, Urban Movie Channel Reach 500,000 Combined Subs 03-14-2017 Home Media
Total U.S. MVPD Revs Up, OTT Rising Faster 03-14-2017 Mediapost
New York City sues Verizon over its fiber rollout 03-14-2017 Engadget