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News Roundup

Title Date Source
CBS News’ Ad-Supported Streaming Service Has Launched a New Morning Show 10-15-2018 Adweek
Google Play Movies might soon upgrade your movies to 4K for free 10-13-2018 Android Authority
In Battle With Amazon, Walmart Pushes Deeper Into Entertainment 10-12-2018 NY Times
Netflix Content Quota in Europe May Lead to TV Buying Spree 10-11-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
Google Chromecast Is Losing the TV Battle to Roku, Amazon 10-11-2018 PC
Netflix Released Record-High 676 Hours of Original Programming in Q3 10-11-2018 Variety
Shorter TV Ads Command More Viewer Attention 10-11-2018 Mediapost
NBC News ramps up its digital video output as it prepares to go over the top 10-11-2018 Digiday
Jeffrey Katzenberg And Meg Whitman Unveil Name Of NewTV: Quibi (Short For Quick Bites) 10-10-2018 Deadline
AT&T Will Launch a New OTT Service Next Year Featuring HBO to Compete With Netflix and Disney 10-10-2018 Adweek
Snapchat becomes the mobile HBO with 12 daily scripted Original shows 10-10-2018 TechCrunch
Discovery Forms Digital Studios Group Headed by Vikki Neil 10-09-2018 Variety
Facebook’s launch of Portal has been stymied by trust issues 10-09-2018 The Verge
Netflix’s content chief says the company has no idea what to expect from Apple’s streaming TV service 10-09-2018 9to5 Mac
YouTube To Net $3.4 Billion In U.S. Ad Revenues This Year (Study) 10-09-2018 Tubefilter
Roku Starts 11-Partner Ad Measurement Effort 10-09-2018 Mediapost
The Athletic gets into video by licensing a show from The Players’ Tribune 10-09-2018 Digiday
Some advertisers are moving half of their search budget from Google to Amazon 10-08-2018 CNBC
Condé Nast to Launch New Unscripted Series ‘Risky Biz’ on Facebook Watch 10-08-2018 The Wrap
Facebook Launches Portal Video-Chat Devices for the Home 10-08-2018 WSJ
Walmart’s Vudu Orders MGM Shows for Free, Ad-Supported Video Service 10-07-2018 Variety
5G service rolls out - but not without controversy 10-06-2018 LA Times
YouTube TV Adds Ability To Fast-Forward Through Ads On DVR’d Shows 10-05-2018 Tubefilter
Spying TVs: Legal Settlement Provides a Few Bucks for Vizio Owners; Millions for Lawyers 10-04-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
Cox Integrates YouTube Kids, NPR One Into Contour TV 10-04-2018 Multichannel News
Antitrust Chief Vows To Scrutinize Comcast 10-04-2018 Mediapost
Turner Ad Sales Boss Donna Speciale Wants To Blur The Line Between Linear And Digital 10-04-2018 AdExchanger
What’s the Best Streaming Live TV Bundle for You? 10-03-2018 WSJ
Twitter Now Lets Its Publishing Partners Rake In Global In-Stream Video Ad Revenues 10-03-2018 Tubefilter
Amazon Fire TV Update Closes Gap On Roku 10-03-2018 Zatz Not Funny
Amazon plans TV series based on Robert Jordan's 'Wheel of Time' novels 10-02-2018 Engadget
Netflix Eats Up 15% of All Internet Downstream Traffic Worldwide (Study) 10-02-2018 Variety
The anti-Netflix: Free, ad-supported video streaming services are growing 10-01-2018 Digiday
YouTube's miniplayer arrives to keep you watching while browsing 10-01-2018 Engadget
Amazon's IMDb will announce this week a new free video service to compete for TV ad dollars 10-01-2018 CNBC
Verizon activates ‘world’s first’ 5G network in 4 U.S. cities 10-01-2018 Venture Beat
Caavo's Video God Box Enters the Mainstream 10-01-2018 Light Reading
YouTube Expands Brand Lift Capability, Extensions To Video Ads 10-01-2018 Mediapost
Moffett to Hill: Beware Cord-Switching Bubble 09-27-2018 Multichannel News
Facebook takes on YouTube with more video advertising options 09-27-2018 CNBC
CollegeHumor makes a play for subscription revenue 09-27-2018 Digiday
YouTube Has Partnered With Facebook-Owned Oculus On YouTube VR App For The Oculus Go 09-26-2018 Tubefilter
TV Stations' Consortium Launches Programmatic TV Ad Effort 09-26-2018 Mediapost
iSpot Raises $30 Million in Series C Funding 09-26-2018 AdExchanger
AT&T Sees Investment In HBO As Profitable 09-26-2018 Mediapost
AT&T Unveils Xandr, Its Answer To The Future Of Advertising 09-25-2018 AdExchanger
Netflix and Amazon Set to Nearly Double Originals Catalog, Study Says 09-25-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
Janice Min Joins Jeffrey Katzenberg’s NewTV Mobile Video Startup 09-25-2018 Deadline
ABC News is focusing on free video services for its livestreaming channel 09-25-2018 Digiday
The New Echo Show Hints at Amazon’s Vision for TV 09-25-2018 Wired
How Netflix and Disney are fighting for the future of streaming: Kids 09-25-2018 Digital Trends
Hannah Storm, Andrea Kremer Will Become First Female Duo to Call NFL Games 09-25-2018 Sports Illustrated
How Streaming Services Like Showtime and Hulu Combat Subscriber Churn 09-25-2018 Adweek
Former TiVo, GoPro Execs Join Hulu's Tech Team 09-24-2018 Light Reading
Bloomberg’s TicToc is starting to build a brand beyond Twitter 09-24-2018 Digiday
How T-Mobile plans to use 5G to challenge traditional ISPs 09-24-2018 Digital Trends
Why Hulu hangs in the balance of the $39 billion Comcast-Sky deal 09-23-2018 CNBC
YouTube is replacing textbooks in classrooms across America 09-22-2018 Axios
Amazon Announces Fire TV Recast Network-Connected DVR for Cord Cutters 09-20-2018 Variety
fuboTV Says It's Licensed 486 Local Stations, Ranks 3rd Among vMVPDs 09-20-2018 Multichannel News
Viacom Digital Names Existing Awesomeness Execs Co-Heads Of Network Following Acquisition 09-20-2018 Tubefilter
‘Consistent and reliable’: Pluto TV is a bright spot for video programmers 09-20-2018 Digiday
Hulu launches a new website specifically designed for watching shows on your computer 09-20-2018 The Verge
TV Revenue Expected to Dip in Record-Setting Year for Ads 09-20-2018 Multichannel News
Sling TV Signs With Nielsen 09-20-2018 Mediapost
Magna: OTT Will Reach $2 Billion In 2018 09-20-2018 AdExchanger
Disney Says ESPN+ Streaming Service Notches More Than 1 Million Subscribers 09-20-2018 Variety
BuzzFeed News Cuts Podcasting Team to Focus on Video 09-19-2018 WSJ
Netflix comes to Sky Q boxes in November 09-19-2018 Engadget
Amazon becoming 3rd-biggest digital ad platform 09-19-2018 Axios
YouTube Opens $5 ‘Channel Memberships’ Feature To Creators With More Than 50,000 Subscribers 09-18-2018 Tubefilter
Viacom CEO Sees More Upside "Without Consolidation," Is "Not Looking to Create Another Netflix" 09-18-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
YouTube merges Gaming with main site after standalone app fails to impress 09-18-2018 TNW
Netflix Names Axel Springer CEO Mathias Dopfner to Board of Directors 09-18-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
Apple TV's new TVOS 12 is available now: What's new and how to get it 09-17-2018 CNET
YouTube TV on the web features a convenient dark theme 09-17-2018 9to5 Google
Streaming services in talks to release movies in IMAX theaters 09-17-2018 Engadget
Hulu hits 1 million live TV subscriber mark, debuts new campaign timed to Emmys 09-17-2018 USA Today
YouTube: TV Screen Viewing Up 45% 09-17-2018 Multichannel News
Go90 shows are beginning to show up on other platforms 09-17-2018 Digiday
Hulu Reaches For The Stars With New Ad Strategy To Complement Original Space Show ‘The First’ 09-14-2018 Tubefilter
Netflix, Amazon Streaming Content Spend To Double In 5 Years 09-14-2018 Mediapost
CBS All Access Gets Support for Offline Viewing 09-14-2018 Variety
As Netflix Rebuffs Commercials, Hulu Offers a Tighter Embrace 09-14-2018 Variety
C3 Primetime Ratings Dropped 12% During August 09-14-2018 Multichannel News
Instagram’s IGTV sees growing popularity of episodic videos 09-14-2018 Digiday
Why Apple's in no rush to sell you a 5G iPhone 09-14-2018 CNET
Netflix Tells Court It Isn't a Video Service Provider 09-13-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
YouTube Kids App Unveils New Feature To Target Preteens 09-13-2018 Tubefilter
With 70% Of Viewership On Mobile, YouTube Is Finally Rolling Out Vertical Video Ads 09-13-2018 Tubefilter
FuboTV’s Andy Hammond: With Turner On Board, It’s A Home Run 09-13-2018 AdExchanger
Comcast Focuses on Connectivity 09-12-2018 Multichannel News
AT&T Boss Writes Script for HBO: More Data, More Money 09-12-2018 WSJ
Facebook introduces new brand-safety measures, but advertisers say it doesn’t go far enough 09-12-2018 Digiday
Stephenson: Netflix is ‘Walmart’; HBO is ‘Tiffany’ 09-12-2018 Multichannel News
European Parliament Passes Copyright Directive Giving Artists Greater Share of Revenue 09-12-2018 Variety
AT&T's Randall Stephenson Not Worried About DOJ Appeal of Time Warner Deal 09-12-2018 The Hollywood Reporter
Instagram is testing video tagging 09-11-2018 TechCrunch
Apple just signed deals for two movies. They star wolves and elephants 09-10-2018 CNET
The Netflix Executives Who Bent Comedy to Their Will 09-09-2018 NY Times