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News Roundup

Title Date Source
YouTube Pivots Physical ‘Spaces’ Strategy To Emphasize Region-Specific Pop-Ups 05-30-2019 Tubefilter
Data-Enabled TV Buying Rises, Despite Concerns 05-30-2019 Mediapost
Netflix to raise prices for UK subscribers by up to 20% 05-30-2019 Guardian
Cable Answers Cord-Cutters With Half-Price Cellphone Service 05-28-2019 WSJ
‘We’ve just gotten smarter’: Why ESPN is rolling out more Snapchat shows 05-28-2019 Digiday
Jeep's Record-Breaking Video Will Air On Broadcast 05-25-2019 Mediapost
Facebook on Defensive Over Fake Pelosi Video 05-24-2019 Variety
Comcast Ends Xfinity On Demand App on TiVo 05-24-2019 Multichannel News
Instagram’s IGTV Adds Support for Horizontal Videos - but Still No Monetization 05-23-2019 Variety
T-Mobile Raises Prices To Account For Netflix Price Hike 05-23-2019 Mediapost
Meet the man with an impossible job: cleaning up YouTube 05-23-2019 Recode
The real cost of cutting the cord: What streaming companies don’t want you to know 05-23-2019 USA Today
Here’s What Ad Buyers Really Thought About Upfronts Week 2019 05-23-2019 Adweek
Roku and Amazon Even in U.S. OTT Market: Research Company 05-22-2019 Multichannel News
Click-Through Rates Of Video In-App Ads Soar 05-22-2019 Mediapost
YouTube is changing how subscriber counts are displayed, possibly shifting its culture 05-21-2019 The Verge
AT&T Has Become a New Kind of Media Giant 05-21-2019 Fortune
Netflix Again Blows Past HBO, Others as No. 1 Pick for ‘Best Original Programming,’ Survey Finds 05-20-2019 Variety
Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Fox Acquisition Broke Ground for Disney+, Hulu-Comcast Deal 05-16-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Over 34 million people use Amazon Fire TV 05-16-2019 Engadget
Sony Crackle Had Q1 Revenue of $11 Million, Operating Profit of $3.5 Million 05-16-2019 Variety
YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Now Available In More Than 50 Countries 05-15-2019 Tubefilter
What does it cost to compete with Disney and Netflix? Quibi bets $2 billion 05-15-2019 The Verge
WarnerMedia Pitches Data-Driven, ‘Smarter’ Ad Approach at Upfront 05-15-2019 Adweek
Hulu CEO Randy Freer explains why Hulu never promoted its ad-free version 05-13-2019 Recode
TV networks emerge as obstacles on YouTube's hunt for ads 05-13-2019 Reuters
Apple just launched its first big push into subscription TV 05-13-2019 CNBC
WarnerMedia may stream show debuts before they reach TV 05-13-2019 Engadget
Cannes Festival Embraces Streamers (Though Not Netflix) With New Industry Event 05-13-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
As TV Industry’s $20 Billion Week Starts, Signs That Streaming Isn’t King Yet 05-13-2019 NY Times
Disney Has 'Dialogue' With Comcast About Selling Hulu Stake 05-09-2019 Mediapost
Fox Corp. Won't Launch Fox-Branded Direct-to-Consumer Service 05-09-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Viacom CEO Charges Less for Channels in Bid for Long-Term Growth 05-09-2019 WSJ
FuboTV to Launch Free Ad-Supported Streaming Service This Year - and Original Content 05-08-2019 The Wrap
Disney put more than $400 million into Vice Media. Now it says that investment is worthless. 05-08-2019 Recode
Sinclair To STIRR Former Fox Sports Shows Into Online Service 05-08-2019 Forbes
Rita Ferro Previews Her First Combined Disney Upfront 05-08-2019 Adweek
Cord-Cutting Got 75% Worse in Q1, Most Terrible Quarter Ever for Pay TV 05-07-2019 Multichannel News
More Than 500 Hours Of Content Are Now Being Uploaded To YouTube Every Minute 05-07-2019 Tubefilter
Many 4KTV Owners Don't Use Advanced Content Features 05-07-2019 Mediapost
Android TV Gets One-Click Subscriptions, Revamped Play Store This Year 05-07-2019 Variety
US digital advertising exceeded $100B in 2018 (IAB report) 05-07-2019 TechCrunch
As Digital Media Cuts Costs, Hulu and YouTube Take Spotlight at NewFronts 05-06-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Vox Media’s entertainment studio aims for 12 series for TV, streaming platforms in 2019 05-06-2019 Digiday
At Brandcast, YouTube Announces Creator-Driven Original Projects Starring Markiplier, Dude Perfect, Claire Wineland 05-02-2019 Tubefilter
Vice NewFront Promotes Brand Safety, Metrics And Site Redesign 05-02-2019 Mediapost
Hollywood Stars Want Guarantees Their Films Will Play in Theaters 05-02-2019 WSJ
Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi is looking to score big ad dollars 05-01-2019 Digiday
Hulu unveils binge ad format in quest to prioritize ‘non-traditional’ ad model 05-01-2019 The Drum
Altice USA Buys Digital News Service Cheddar for $200M 04-30-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
YouTube sets a goal of having half of trending videos coming from its own site 04-30-2019 TechCrunch
The Obamas and Netflix Just Revealed The Shows and Films They’re Working On 04-30-2019 NY Times
Roku Veterans Launching CTV Ad Network 04-30-2019 Mediapost
YouTube Scores MLB 13-Game Package With Exclusive Rights in U.S., Canada 04-30-2019 Variety
At NewFronts, Twitter Pitches Programming Pacts With Wall Street Journal, Live Nation, Univision 04-29-2019 Tubefilter
Vimeo’s new feature will allow creators to create Smart TV channels 04-28-2019 The Verge
Walmart Bets on TV Shows for Families, Date Night in Media Push 04-28-2019 Bloomberg
Investors Want to Know More About Upcoming Streaming Services. Not Everyone Has Answers Yet 04-25-2019 Adweek
BBC admits iPlayer has lost streaming fight with Netflix 04-25-2019 Guardian
Inside Newsy’s Plan to Use Live Video – With a Focus on the Midwest, Not the Coasts 04-25-2019 The Wrap
Comcast is in talks to sell its 30% stake in Hulu to Disney 04-25-2019 CNBC
Blockbuster Battle Between Steven Spielberg and Netflix Fizzles 04-24-2019 NY Times
Single Successful TV Series Can Boost Streamer's Popularity 04-24-2019 Mediapost
CNN Launches Channel on Pluto TV Free Streaming Service 04-23-2019 Variety
Academy Board Does Not Pass New Rule Targeting Netflix 04-23-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Verizon will directly sell YouTube TV to its mobile and Fios customers 04-23-2019 The Verge
Liberty Global to Integrate Amazon Prime Video into UK Set-Tops 04-23-2019 Multichannel News
Facebook Watch Breakout ‘Red Table Talk’ Returns For New Batch Of Episodes May 6 04-22-2019 Tubefilter
Look What the Streaming TV Revolution Did to Your Cable Box 04-22-2019 WSJ
WarnerMedia Pulls Out of OpenAP Audience Targeting Platform. Other Companies Remain ‘Committed’ 04-20-2019 Adweek
Verizon Media Opens Eight Studios Globally, Including 5G Studio in Los Angeles 04-18-2019 Variety
Jumprope Is A New Social Network Where Users Create How-To Videos - And Then Post Them Everywhere 04-18-2019 Tubefilter
After a long winning streak, Netflix’s vulnerabilities are becoming clearer 04-18-2019 Digiday
Digital publishing site Wattpad is partnering with Sony to adapt stories for Hollywood 04-18-2019 The Verge
Netflix to Launch New York City Production Hub 04-18-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Philo Taps SpotX For Programmatic Monetization 04-18-2019 Mediapost
Google and Amazon end their ridiculous streaming video spat 04-18-2019 Engadget
Disney+ to Reach 25M Subscribers in North America by 2024: Research Group 04-17-2019 Multichannel News
Hulu, Netflix May Face Subpoena Over Fyre Documentaries 04-17-2019 Bloomberg
As Netflix Contends With More Rivals, Hulu Stands Out 04-17-2019 NY Times
Netflix is booming internationally, but its growth is slowing in the US 04-16-2019 Recode
White House Refuses to Turn Over AT&T-Time Warner Records to House Democrats 04-16-2019 Variety
OTT Moves Beyond ‘Early Adopter’ Phase as 45-60 Set Becomes New Battleground 04-15-2019 Multichannel News
YouTube Names New Head Of Unscripted; Says Upcoming Originals Slate Will Center On Music, Education, And Creators 04-15-2019 Tubefilter
AT&T Sells Hulu Stake, Valuing Video Service at $15 Billion 04-15-2019 WSJ
Apple hires former A+E executive to serve as head of documentaries for Apple TV+ 04-15-2019 9to5 Mac
Facebook’s latest change to Watch makes it more like YouTube 04-15-2019 Digiday
Vimeo has acquired short-form video-creation platform Magisto, reportedly for $200M 04-14-2019 TechCrunch
YouTube TV Subscriber Growth Threatened by $10 Discovery Hike 04-12-2019 Variety
Fox, Discovery Using SpotX, Clypd Combo for Cross Platform 04-11-2019 B&C
Disney+ streaming service will be available starting Nov. 12 for $6.99 a month 04-11-2019 CNBC
Cord-Cutters’ Savings Shrink as Online TV Services Raise Prices 04-11-2019 WSJ
Future Of Fox News May Be D2C, 'Nation' Exceeds Expectations 04-10-2019 Mediapost
AccuWeather hits 650m video views on its site and apps 04-10-2019 Digiday
Netflix to Publish Magazine as It Chases Hollywood Awards 04-10-2019 Bloomberg
YouTube TV Hikes Price to $50 per Month for All Customers After Inking Discovery Deal 04-10-2019 Variety
The 'Chef's Table' team is making non-fiction shows for Disney+ 04-10-2019 Engadget
T-Mobile Launching 'TVision Home' Against Cable TV 04-10-2019 Light Reading
Disney’s Next Big Remake: Itself 04-10-2019 WSJ
Streamers Make More Shows But Cancel Sooner, Study Finds 04-09-2019 The Hollywood Reporter