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News Roundup

Title Date Source
Instagram video is soaring for publishers 06-28-2017 Digiday
Facebook Just Bolstered Its Retail-Focused Dynamic Ads With Video and Merchandising Overlays 06-27-2017 Adweek
‘Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ to Launch Monologue Recap on Amazon’s Echo Show Device 06-27-2017 Variety
YouTube Red Orders Doug Liman-Produced Action-Thriller ‘Impulse’ To Series 06-27-2017 Tubefilter
How Wimbledon is using Artificial Intelligence to enrich the fan experience 06-27-2017 Telegraph
You only have to log into NBC's app once across Apple devices 06-27-2017 Engadget
Virtual MVPDs Help Boost TV Business 06-27-2017 Mediapost
Fox Sports Pacts With Facebook to Live-Stream European Soccer Champions League Matches 06-27-2017 Variety
AT&T Kicks Off 5G-Powered DirecTV Now Trial 06-27-2017 B&C
Sprint Enters Into Exclusive Talks With Charter, Comcast On Wireless Deal 06-26-2017 WSJ
Facebook video ad viewability rates are as low as 20 percent, agencies say 06-26-2017 Digiday
Fox Sports Cuts Web Writing Staff to Invest More in Online Video 06-26-2017 Bloomberg
Vimeo says it’s not going to launch a video subscription service, after all 06-26-2017 Recode
YouTube is rebuilding the Creator Studio and introducing a new way to browse comments 06-25-2017 Android Police
Facebook Is Going Hollywood, Seeking Scripted TV Programming 06-25-2017 WSJ
Insiders detail why Apple’s efforts in the TV space have been unsuccessful 06-24-2017 BGR
Amazon to charge $2.8 million for NFL ad packages 06-23-2017 Reuters
DirecTV Now Sets Best Buy Promo 06-23-2017 Multichannel News
Study: Hulu Subs More Likely to Cut Cord 06-23-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube Red Originals Have Received 250 Million Views So Far, And 2017 Will Bring 13 New Releases 06-22-2017 Tubefilter
Sling TV extends cloud DVR to iOS devices 06-22-2017 Engadget
YouTube announces dynamic video player, wider rollout of share feature and YouTube TV 06-22-2017 9to5 Google
Google is launching a new line of cameras for 180-degree VR video 06-22-2017 The Verge
Scripps-Owned Newsy: OTT Investment Is On The Upswing 06-22-2017 AdExchanger
Survey: Majority Want Net-Neutrality Rules 06-22-2017 Multichannel News
VidMob Featured As Launch Partner in Yext App Directory 06-21-2017 Press Release
For YouTube stars, breaking up is hard - and epic - to do 06-21-2017 CNET
Mic adds $6.5M from WPP to build out its news brand for millennials 06-21-2017 TechCrunch
Dailymotion reboots itself with new premium video service 06-21-2017 Venture Beat
Adidas Is Ratcheting Up Live Video for International Yoga Day and the Summer Solstice 06-21-2017 Adweek
Hollywood Salivates as Apple Moves to Make TV Shows 06-21-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
CBS Teams With FuboTV In New Deal To Offer Live And VOD Streaming 06-21-2017 Deadline
Amazon Prime Video India Doubles Subs as First Original Series Launches July 10 06-20-2017 Home Media
Twitch nabs exclusive streaming deal with Blizzard for 20+ major e-sports events 06-20-2017 TechCrunch
Instagram adds 24-hour live video replays to Stories 06-20-2017 Engadget
CNN Invests $40 Million in Digital Studio Great Big Story 06-20-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Sizing Up BuzzFeed: Could This Unicorn Ever Go Public? 06-20-2017 Variety
Fox Commits To 6-Second Spots On YouTube 06-20-2017 Mediapost
Publishers Pen A New Playbook For The Platform Era 06-20-2017 AdExchanger
The Next Step of YouTube’s Original Content Evolution Involves Traditional Film Studios 06-19-2017 Adweek
Introducing Comcast’s Advanced Advertising Group 06-19-2017 Comcast blog
Samba TV Raises $30M for Smart TV Measurement 06-19-2017 B&C
Time Warner Signs $100 Million Deal With Snap for Shows and Ads 06-19-2017 WSJ
Fox, Scripps Join $55 Million Round for FuboTV Streaming Startup 06-19-2017 Bloomberg
Netflix tests pre-roll video ‘previews’ that are personalized to your interests 06-19-2017 TechCrunch
Adobe Redefines Live Television With Personalized Advertising 06-19-2017 Press Release
Set-Top VOD Ads Must Evolve to Survive 06-19-2017 Multichannel News
Vice Media Secures $450 Million Investment From Private-Equity Firm TPG 06-19-2017 WSJ
Comcast Launches Advanced Advertising Group 06-19-2017 Multichannel News
YouTube Sets New Policies to Curb Extremist Videos 06-19-2017 NY Times
New Research Shows That In-Stream Video Ads Outperform Preroll 06-16-2017 Adweek
Seeso Undergoes Layoffs As NBCU’s Comedy Streaming Service Mulls Future 06-16-2017 Deadline
Drawing cat whiskers on Comey. Viewers voting on a telenovela plot. How Super Deluxe is shaping the future of TV 06-16-2017 LA Times
YouTube is letting creators see where people look during 360-degree videos 06-16-2017 The Verge
Amazon Channels now works like a TV login for HBO & Showtime’s apps 06-16-2017 TechCrunch
Apple Hires Sony Pictures TV Chiefs Jamie Erlicht, Zack Van Amburg for Top Video Posts 06-16-2017 Variety
Facebook Chases TV’s $70 Billion Stash With Its Own Video Series 06-16-2017 Bloomberg
Conviva nabs $40M for AI-based video analytics, now valued around $300M 06-15-2017 TechCrunch
Facing DirecTV Now Sub Losses, AT&T Offering Free Roku Device 06-15-2017 Home Media
Viacom Names Bryson Gordon Head of Advanced Advertising Group 06-15-2017 B&C
Netflix changes course and says it’ll ‘never outgrow the fight for net neutrality’ 06-15-2017 The Verge
How Turner trained 500 employees to sell brand social videos globally 06-15-2017 Digiday
Nearly Half of Broadband Consumers Subscribe to a Video OTT Service: Study 06-15-2017 Multichannel News
MTV, Seventeen, E! Plan Original Shows for 06-15-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
How YouTube handled its brand-safety crisis 06-14-2017 Digiday
Netflix limits number of times you can download some content 06-14-2017 CNET
NBC News Wants to Woo Millennials With Its Own Digital Video Service 06-13-2017 Fortune
Facebook Dives Into Scripted Television With Nicole Byer Comedy Series 06-12-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
‘Facebook is only half in’: Creators doubt Facebook’s commitment to original programming 06-12-2017 Digiday
Comcast might have to pay TiVo after losing a patent dispute 06-12-2017 Engadget
Altice, Netflix Ink Global Distribution Agreement 06-12-2017 Home Media
More than a decade later, how do original YouTube stars feel about the site? 06-11-2017 Ars Technica
Live Streaming Of Comey Testimony More Evidence Of Internet 'TV-Ification' 06-09-2017 Mediapost
Facebook Says Users Turn to the Platform During Commercial Breaks When They’re Watching TV 06-09-2017 Adweek
Verizon Exec: Our New OTT TV Service Won’t Be a ‘Me-Too’ 06-09-2017 Multichannel News
Hulu Exec on Post-'Handmaid's' Plans and Advantages of Not Being Netflix 06-09-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
The One Big Reason Why BuzzFeed Needs to Break Into TV 06-08-2017 Bloomberg
Horizon Media Hopes to Unlock the Potential of AR, VR and 360 Videos With Its New Division 06-08-2017 Adweek
Sony Pairing Select Digital Movies With Edited Versions 06-08-2017 Home Media
Amazon is opening up Alexa voice commands to other video services 06-08-2017 The Verge
Startup Led By Former Hulu CTO Looks To Cash In On YouTube Unboxing Videos 06-08-2017 Tubefilter
I want my Snap TV: Snapchat’s move into show business shows early promise 06-08-2017 Digiday
YouTube Says Esports Tournament Watch Time Has Grown 90% Over Past Year 06-08-2017 Tubefilter
Disney and Buffalo Wild Wings Are Making Mobile Video Ads More Interactive 06-07-2017 Adweek
Verizon Revamping FiOS TV to Halt Sub Skid 06-07-2017 Home Media
This is how the NBA makes exclusive shows for millions on Snapchat 06-07-2017 Recode
DirecTV Now will work exclusively on Chrome, dropping Safari & Internet Explorer in July 06-07-2017 9to5 Google
Fox Networks Updated Streaming App for Apple TV, iOS Pulls in FX and Nat Geo Shows 06-07-2017 Variety
Is Apple Now a TV Network? Hollywood Hopes So 06-07-2017 The Hollywood Reporter
Analyst Warns of Possible Recession in TV Ad Market 06-07-2017 Multichannel News
Facebook Live Videos Are About to Become a Lot More Accessible to Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing Users 06-06-2017 Adweek
Net neutrality: Amazon among top internet firms planning day of action 06-06-2017 Guardian
Vertical Video Turns Heads On Social Platforms, Mobile Devices 06-06-2017 Mediapost
How NBC News cut video load times to under 3 seconds 06-06-2017 Digiday
Spotify has a video business you've never heard of, and it's hoping a new 'surgical' approach will change that 06-06-2017 Business Insider
one2one Media Addresses Ads for Home Entertainment Clients 06-06-2017 B&C
Nielsen And Exelate Alum Mark Zagorski Named CEO Of Video Ad Platform Tremor 06-06-2017 AdExchanger
Shudder Bowing First Original Content 06-05-2017 Home Media
It’s official: Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple TV later this year 06-05-2017 The Verge
Netflix Chief Ted Sarandos Uncensored: Why Blockbusters Are Doomed 06-05-2017 The Wrap