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News Roundup

Title Date Source
Golden Age of TV Shows Signs of Cracks as Some Channels Give Up 05-25-2017 Bloomberg
Microsoft Tries to Take On Twitch at Videogame Live-Streaming 05-25-2017 WSJ
Fitbit Finds Value In Short-Form Video 05-25-2017 AdExchanger
FX Chief John Landgraf Talks 'Peak TV,' 'Louie' Future and Netflix: It's "Shoveling Money" 05-25-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
VideoAmp/Mediaocean Team For Integration Linear TV Planning Deal 05-25-2017 Mediapost
What Copa90 learned from its ‘Saturdays are Lit’ Snapchat Discover series 05-25-2017 Digiday
Netflix Data Reveals Viewers’ Distinct Genre Preferences at Different Times of Day 05-24-2017 Variety
Jon Stewart and HBO Cancel Animated Shorts Project 05-24-2017 NY Times
Facebook Now Pins Active Videos While You Scroll Through Your News Feed On Desktop 05-24-2017 Tubefilter
Facebook signs BuzzFeed, Vox, others for original video shows 05-24-2017 Reuters
AT&T’s Vision of TV: ‘Game of Thrones’ in Mobile-Size Bites? 05-24-2017 WSJ
Pinterest is putting its autoplay video ads in a lot more places 05-24-2017 Recode
Starz App Connects With Samsung Smart TVs 05-23-2017 Multichannel News
Disney Not Interested in Premium VOD 05-23-2017 Home Media
Going After Google’s Moneymaker: Facebook Taps Its Audience Data To Power Video Direct Deals 05-23-2017 AdExchanger
What to know about Amazon UK’s live-stream TV service 05-23-2017 Digiday
Snapchat Shows: Inside the Plan to Reimagine TV for the Mobile Era 05-23-2017 Variety
Havas Launches Platform to Track ‘Every Penny’ of Digital Ad Buys 05-23-2017 WSJ
Amazon TV Service Helps Starz, HBO Stand Out in Netflix Era 05-23-2017 Bloomberg
Amazon Channels launches in the UK and Germany 05-23-2017 Broadband TV News
Facebook’s Side-by-Side Video View Could Open Up New Ad Inventory Outside the News Feed 05-22-2017 Adweek
Amazon’s Alexa Can Now Help Dish Network Viewers Change Channels 05-22-2017 Fortune
Verizon CEO: Combined Yahoo-AOL Will Be Platform to Test Over-the-Top Video Service 05-22-2017 Variety
There was something missing from the TV industry's sales extravaganza 05-22-2017 Business Insider
Quora tests video answers to steal Q&A from YouTube 05-22-2017 TechCrunch
Twitter Taps Swidler To Head Video Efforts 05-22-2017 Mediapost
Viacom's Bakish Says Streaming ‘Entertainment Pack’ Talks Are ‘Advanced’ 05-22-2017 Multichannel News
How food brand Tasty is a template for BuzzFeed’s vertical expansion 05-22-2017 Digiday
Networks Offer Taste of TV’s Ad Future. Marketers Are Hungry for More. 05-22-2017 NY Times
Netflix is hiring a new VP of global policy as part of its big expansion in Europe 05-21-2017 Recode
Amazon Channels to launch in UK and Germany 05-20-2017 Broadband TV News
Cannes: Dealmakers Starting to Embrace Netflix Despite Disruption 05-19-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Google-Funded Study Touting YouTube Boost to the Music Business Deemed Misleading by RIAA 05-19-2017 Variety
Turner’s Martin: ‘We Need Fans, Not Viewers’ 05-19-2017 Multichannel News
Musical.ly Talking With Viacom, NBC for Original Shows 05-19-2017 Bloomberg
TV Executives Bash Digital Rivals While Talking Up Digital’s Promise 05-19-2017 WSJ
Beyond Games: 5 Emerging Video Streaming Segments 05-18-2017 AdAge
Comcast: X1 Will Win the Day for Us Even Against OTT 05-18-2017 Telecompetitor
AT&T CFO: DirecTV Now ‘Has Met Our Expectations’ 05-18-2017 Multichannel News
Vevo Unveils Revamped Apple TV App, Adds 7 To Original Content Team 05-18-2017 Tubefilter
FCC Votes to Cut Back Net Neutrality Regulations 05-18-2017 Home Media
Broadcast TV Maintains Media Dominance 05-18-2017 mediap
Facebook lands deal to stream 20 MLB games live this season - here's what we know 05-18-2017 Business Insider
Facebook is going to start live-streaming esports from ESL 05-18-2017 CNET
Open AP Emphasizes Audience Data, The First Leg Of The Stool 05-18-2017 AdExchanger
YouTube is reportedly letting more people live-stream from their mobile 05-17-2017 The Verge
CBS Touts Strong Viewership, Custom Data, 8 New Shows 05-17-2017 Mediapost
Turner: 'We’re Not TV. We’re Omnichannel.' 05-17-2017 AdExchanger
Facebook's plan to disrupt TV advertising may have hit a wall 05-17-2017 Business Insider
Hulu CTO: Content rights need to be unlocked for experimentation 05-17-2017 Fierce Cable
TV Networks Dramatically Boost Branded-Content Output on Facebook 05-17-2017 Variety
How Sling TV is tackling programmatic TV ads 05-17-2017 Digiday
BAMTech CTO: OTT Services Face Big Churn Risk 05-17-2017 Multichannel News
Facebook paid pubs to use Live. Here’s what happened at the Times. 05-16-2017 Columbia Journalism Review
Video Carousel Ads on Smartphone Mobile Web 05-16-2017 Facebook blog
ESPN Chief John Skipper Addresses Retrenchment: 'ESPN Is Responding to Change' 05-16-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Pluto TV, Angling to Become the Spotify of Premium Video, Launches Free On-Demand Service 05-16-2017 Variety
Study: Advanced Video Ad Performs Better Than Pre-Roll Video Ads 05-16-2017 Mediapost
The Amazon TV with Alexa is here, and it's made by Element 05-16-2017 CNET
Analyst: Amazon Besting Netflix in Original Movie Buzz, Revenue 05-15-2017 Home Media
Fox Strikes Moat Video Measurement Deal 05-15-2017 Mediapost
How the big TV networks are adapting to ad-skipping viewers and Google, Snapchat and Facebook 05-15-2017 LA Times
Hulu’s Aim: Modernizing the TV Experience 05-15-2017 Multichannel News
TV Industry Mobilizing To Secure Its Fair Share Of Data-Driven Media Spend 05-15-2017 AdExchanger
Sharing skills, Vox and ProPublica are teaming up on video production 05-15-2017 Nieman Lab
The 2016–2017 TV Season in 5 Really Depressing Charts 05-15-2017 Vulture
Redbox bets DVD rental kiosks are making a comeback 05-15-2017 Engadget
Facebook cracks down on fake live videos 05-15-2017 TechCrunch
YouTube TV gets a boost with seven new channels 05-15-2017 TNW
Apple said to be in search of programming chief to lead video efforts 05-15-2017 9 to 5 Mac
Study Illustrates Quickened Pace of Cord-Cutting 05-11-2017 Multichannel News
Disney Bullish on ESPN Digital 05-11-2017 Home Media
The Only Metric That Matters: Sales 05-11-2017 HuffPo
Twitter signed a new live video deal with the NFL that doesn’t include games 05-11-2017 The Verge
Apple Will Announce Amazon Prime Video Coming To Apple TV At WWDC 05-11-2017 BuzzFeed
In the age of cord cutting, Comcast video chief sees value in the bundle 05-11-2017 Chicago Tribune
Here’s Why Advertisers Should Target Dads With Digital Videos Before Mother’s Day 05-10-2017 Adweek
PBS Kids Starts Selling Its Own TV Streaming Stick 05-10-2017 Variety
Fox Promotes Marchese To President, Advertising Revenue 05-10-2017 Mediapost
Most Americans can get internet on their TV - but they’re still mostly watching plain old TV 05-10-2017 Recode
CBS launches an All Access-Showtime ‘skinny bundle’ for cord cutters 05-10-2017 TechCrunch
What’s Wrong with Twitter’s Live-Video Strategy 05-10-2017 New Yorker
The New Hulu Looks a Lot Like the Future of TV 05-10-2017 WSJ
How Bloomberg is tackling Apple TV 05-10-2017 Digiday
How YouTube Red Laid the Groundwork for Google’s Ad-Supported Videos Initiative 05-09-2017 Adweek
Wall Street Fearing Fall of Pay TV as Internet Offers New Bundles 05-09-2017 Variety
Free streaming service Tubi TV grabs $20 million in new funding 05-09-2017 TechCrunch
Inside Time Inc.’s Just Announced Sports Illustrated OTT Service 05-09-2017 Sports Video Group
Jordan Levin Hired as AwesomenessTV CEO 05-09-2017 The Wrap
Zaslav: Sports-Free Skinny Bundles Will Come 05-09-2017 Multichannel News
Study Finds Social Platforms Preferred As Video Ad Partners 05-09-2017 Mediapost
Newsy Continues To Expand On Multiple Platforms With Two-Hour Daily Live Newscast 05-09-2017 Tubefilter
How the NFL is Crippling ESPN and Harming the Future of TV Sports 05-08-2017 Decider
Sinclair Buys Tribune for $3.9 Billion, Creating TV Goliath 05-08-2017 AdAge
In Discover, Snap Sees a Bright Spot as It Tries to Fend Off Facebook 05-08-2017 NY Times
Netflix and Facebook seem to share a crucial thesis about the future of TV shows 05-08-2017 Business Insider
Spiegel Online has a 10-person Snapchat Discover team 05-08-2017 Digiday
Comcast, Charter Strike Wireless Partnership 05-08-2017 WSJ
Candid, Comedic and Macabre YouTube Stars Feel an Advertising Pinch 05-08-2017 NY Times
YouTube: Number Of Channels With 1 Million Subscribers Has Grown 75% Since Last Year 05-05-2017 Tubefilter