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News Roundup

Title Date Source
Peacock Reaches Over 15 Million Sign-Ups, Comcast CEO Says 09-15-2020 The Hollywood Reporter
CBS All Access streaming service is getting a new name: Paramount+ 09-15-2020 CNBC
Vice Strikes Content Deal With Hulu Through New Distribution Outfit 09-14-2020 Variety
Building YouTube Shorts, a new way to watch & create on YouTube 09-13-2020 YouTube blog
ViacomCBS' Bakish Touts New Amazon Deal for CBS All Access 09-10-2020 Multichannel News
ViacomCBS Chief: Upfront Ad Market 'Very Far Along' 09-10-2020 Mediapost
WarnerMedia eyes spring debut for HBO Max’s ad-supported tier 09-10-2020 Digiday
Are Quibi's 'quick bites' appetizing enough for advertisers? 09-09-2020 AdAge
TikTok, U.S. Discuss Ways to Avoid Sale 09-09-2020 WSJ
37% of U.S. Broadband Homes Have Cut the Cord 09-09-2020 Next TV
Apple hires former Hulu/Quibi Hollywood exec as it explores Apple TV+ bundle deals 09-07-2020 9to5Mac
Disney+ Tests Out a Bold Pandemic Experiment With Mulan 09-04-2020 Adweek
YouTube TV adds NFL Network to its core lineup 09-03-2020 Engadget
PwC Study: Global Media, Entertainment Revenues To Sink 5.6% in 2020 09-03-2020 Mediapost
How to get HBO Max at a 20% discount 09-03-2020 CNET
Facebook Watch Tops 1.25 Billion Monthly Viewers, Continuing to Ramp Up Challenge to YouTube 09-03-2020 Variety
What NBCU’s Peacock Is Pitching As It Opens Up To More Advertisers 09-02-2020 AdExchanger
TV Manufacturers Seek to Capture a Bigger Share of Streaming Ad Market 09-01-2020 WSJ
U.S. TV Ad Spend Down 9% in 2020 Due to COVID 08-24-2020 Variety
TikTok reveals detailed user numbers for the first time 08-24-2020 CNBC
UK broadcasters outbid and forced to innovate amid shortage of shows 08-24-2020 Guardian
YouTube Unveils List Of Year’s Top ‘Direct Response’ Ads As Format Continues To Flourish 08-21-2020 Tubefilter
ViacomCBS Seeks About $5.5 Million for 30-Second Commercial Spots in 2021 Super Bowl 08-20-2020 WSJ
Netflix still can’t figure out how to make talk shows work 08-19-2020 The Verge
Study: CTV Reaches 'Persuadable' Voters Not Reached By Pay TV 08-17-2020 Mediapost
Vizio Adds 12 Channels for Kids to SmartCast 08-14-2020 Multichannel News
Redbox’s Free Live TV Service Hits 60 Channels, New Additions Include Tastemade and Cheddar 08-13-2020 Variety
Apple TV+ to Launch First Discounted Video Content Bundle 08-13-2020 Bloomberg
YouTube Tops In Brand Safety, According To Mediabrands Report And Audit 08-13-2020 Mediapost
AT&T puts another 'for sale' sign up seeking $1.5B from Sony for Crunchyroll 08-12-2020 Fox Business
Disney+ Gains Foothold in Streaming Battlefield, Nielsen Says 08-12-2020 The Hollywood Reporter
Delayed ‘Diana’ Musical to Be Streamed on Netflix 08-12-2020 NY Times
Stephens: WarnerMedia Restructuring a ‘Refocusing’ 08-11-2020 Multichannel News
Jukin Launches Self-Service Platform Allowing Anyone To License Its Viral Videos, Starting At $50 08-11-2020 Tubefilter
‘Hamilton’ Far Bigger Than Anything on Netflix in July, Audience Data Reveals 08-10-2020 Variety
What the world watched in a day 08-10-2020 Think with Google
Top 3 Takeaways From The Trade Desk’s Second Quarter Earnings Report 08-08-2020 AdExchanger
TikTok ‘Shocked’ by Trump Order Banning App, Threatens Legal Action Against President’s Move 08-07-2020 Variety
'The Mandalorian' Most In-Demand Original Across New Streaming Services 08-06-2020 The Hollywood Reporter
Sling TV Integrates OTA Channels Directly Into Program Guide on LG Smart TVs 08-06-2020 Multichannel News
Streaming Video Ad Attempts Down 28% In Q2; Time-Spent Growth Robust But Slowing 08-06-2020 Mediapost
TikTok launching new app on Amazon Fire TV 08-06-2020 The Verge
ViacomCBS Plans International Streaming Service and Expanded CBS All Access Originals 08-06-2020 Adweek
A new TV network aims to lure a generation brought up on video games in the coronavirus era 08-05-2020 CNBC
Roku Loss Grows Despite 65% Streaming Hours Hike 08-05-2020 Multichannel News
Microsoft could buy TikTok for as much as $30 billion 08-05-2020 CNBC
Discovery Getting Closer To U.S. DTC Service 08-05-2020 Deadline
Netflix, Disney Plus, Amazon Make Huge Gains in U.K. Lockdown 08-05-2020 Variety
Quibi launches a completely free ad-supported tier in Australia, New Zealand 08-05-2020 The Verge
Philo is winning the hearts and wallets of cord cutters with cheap streaming TV and no sports 08-05-2020 Fast Company
Prime Video Tops in 2Q New SVOD Subs 08-05-2020 Multichannel News
As TikTok’s Aquisition Clock Is Ticking, Instagram Officially Rolls Out Copycat ‘Reels’ 08-05-2020 Tubefilter
Survata Adds CTV Audience Verification To Its Measurement Suite With Help From AKQA 08-05-2020 AdExchanger
Why TikTok Stars Will Survive No Matter What 08-04-2020 Variety
ViacomCBS Preps Connected Video Advertising Platform for Fall 08-04-2020 Adweek
Netflix Moves Forward with Controversial Variable Speed Playback Support 08-04-2020 Multichannel News
Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way Inks Television Deal with Apple 08-03-2020 IndieWire
With Covid Crushing Advertising, YouTubers Turn to Subscriptions 08-03-2020 Bloomberg
Chuck Todd Expands to Streaming as MSNBC Overhauls Afternoons 08-03-2020 Variety
Facebook Will Now Host Official Music Videos, Challenging YouTube’s Dominance In The Category 08-02-2020 Tubefilter
Verizon Will Stream NBA Games in VR Through League Partnership 07-30-2020 Adweek
NBCUniversal TV and Streaming Unit Eyes Restructuring for Digital Age 07-30-2020 The Hollywood Reporter
YouTube Q2 Ad Revenue Growth Slows, Google’s Search Sales Fall Nearly 10% 07-30-2020 Variety
TikTok says it will pay creators a total of $2 billion in the next 3 years 07-30-2020 Digital Trends
The New King of Kids TV Gets 7 Billion Views a Month on YouTube 07-30-2020 Bloomberg
The Potential In Programmatic OTT: Business Outcomes Vs. GRPs 07-30-2020 AdExchanger
ViacomCBS adds 70 shows to CBS All Access, will keep price the same and rebrand by early 2021 07-30-2020 CNBC
Baseball Linear TV Viewing Down On First Weekend, July Sees Higher Sports Streaming: Roku 07-29-2020 Mediapost
Apple Halved App Store Fee to Get Amazon Prime Video on Devices 07-29-2020 Bloomberg
PBS Sets New Streaming Channel for Amazon Prime Subscribers 07-28-2020 Adweek
NHL Inks Deal With Twitter to Provide Live ‘Look-Ins’ of Postseason Games, Powered by Disney 07-28-2020 Variety
WarnerMedia’s Crunchyroll Hits 3 Million Streaming Subscribers As Anime Continues To Gain Traction 07-28-2020 Deadline
Facebook Offers Money to Reel In TikTok Creators 07-28-2020 WSJ
BritBox Streaming Service to Expand Into up to 25 Countries 07-27-2020 The Hollywood Reporter
Oprah Winfrey to Host New Interview Show at Apple TV+ 07-27-2020 The Wrap
Apple eyes new streaming strategy after Tom Hanks drama breaks records 07-24-2020 Fast Company
With Always-On Channels, Streamers Are Looking More and More Like Traditional TV 07-24-2020 Adweek
TikTok Announces $200 Million Fund to Pay Video Creators, but No Details Yet on How That Will Be Doled Out 07-23-2020 Variety
HBO Max has more than 4 million subscribers, AT&T says 07-23-2020 The Verge
Snap Sees Slowdown In User, Revenue Growth, Says Originals Now Reach 75% Of U.S. Gen Z Population 07-22-2020 Tubefilter
Roku Finds 32% of Homes Have No Pay TV 07-22-2020 Multichannel News
NBCU’s Peacock streaming service hits 1.5M app downloads in first 6 days 07-22-2020 TechCrunch
How Hulu’s self-serve ad tool could open streaming’s floodgates 07-20-2020 Digiday
Traditional TV Ad Revs To Sink 20% In 5 Years, AVOD Is Climbing 07-20-2020 Mediapost
DoubleVerify claims first for global CTV ad transparency 07-19-2020 Rapid TV News
Viola-backed Applicaster’s Video Platform Gets New Boost From $11M Series D 07-17-2020 Crunchbase News
Peacock Says User Profiles and Downloadable Content Options Are Coming Soon 07-17-2020 Adweek
T-Mobile’s TVision Now Underpinned by Android TV? 07-17-2020 Multichannel News
Netflix Commits Largest Budget So Far For ‘The Gray Man’ 07-17-2020 Deadline
Adobe Advertising Cloud’s Keith Eadie: Why Adobe Is Pulling The Plug On Programmatic TV 07-17-2020 AdExchanger
Netflix names Ted Sarandos as Reed Hastings' co-CEO as growth surges again 07-17-2020 CNET
How SVODs Are Leveraging Facebook And YouTube To Grow Their Audiences 07-16-2020 Tubefilter
NBCUniversal Adds 11 New Advertising Formats For Marketers 07-16-2020 Mediapost
Peacock's "Channels" is the Latest FAST Service to Launch 07-16-2020 Variety
Streaming advertising’s tipping point: Viewership has shifted and ad dollars are expected to follow 07-16-2020 Digiday
Peacock Has Strong First-Day Mobile App Uptake 07-16-2020 Multichannel News
CTV Ad Fraud Study IDs Early Warning Signs 07-16-2020 Mediapost
Hulu Ad Manager, a Self-Service Tool for Small and Medium Sized Businesses, Launches Today in Beta 07-15-2020 Hulu blog
Amazon Influencer Program opens to live streamers for broadcasting to Amazon Live 07-15-2020 TechCrunch
New Discovery Ad Offering Unifies Audiences Across Linear and Digital Platforms 07-15-2020 Adweek