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Title Date Source
Vice Media to Acquire Refinery29 10-02-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Vevo Looking To Supercharge OTT Distribution 10-01-2019 Tubefilter
Discovery Picks FreeWheel For Unified Ad Management 10-01-2019 Mediapost
Comcast emerges as new Google antitrust foe 10-01-2019 Reuters
TiVo debuts the Edge DVR and TiVo+, its own livestreaming service 10-01-2019 Digital Trends
As Viewers Go Ad-Free, Streaming Services Adapt With Product Placements 09-30-2019 Adweek
MLB’s YouTube Game Live-Streams Averaged 1.2 Million Views This Season 09-29-2019 Variety
As Linear Ratings Continue to Slide, Buyers Say Those Viewers Will ‘Never’ Return to TV 09-27-2019 Adweek
Apple TV Plus, Disney Plus Will Enter Europe Playing Catch-Up to Netflix, Amazon 09-27-2019 Variety
Apple Plans to Bring Feature-Length Films to Theaters 09-27-2019 WSJ
Telaria Launches Addressable Products for Connected TV 09-27-2019 Multichannel News
Tesla V10.0 car software update adds Smart Summon, Netflix/YouTube, Spotify, karaoke and more 09-26-2019 TechCrunch
Netflix Accelerates Canadian Investment as Streaming Competition Heats Up 09-26-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Amazon Is the Biggest Purveyor of European Films Globally 09-26-2019 Variety
Twitch Rebrands With New Logo, New Slogan: “You’re Already One Of Us” 09-26-2019 Tubefilter
Survey: Streamers Now Access Two-Third of Their Video Online 09-25-2019 Multichannel News
'Platform Surfing': 74% Of Connected Device/Smart TV Users Stream; 44% Switch Between Streaming, Linear TV 09-24-2019 Mediapost
Snapchat extends video ad limit to 3 minutes, but viewers can still skip 09-24-2019 AdAge
Hulu’s Pause Ads Move Out of Beta, With More New Formats in the Works 09-23-2019 Adweek
Oprah Sets First Book-Club Pick for New Apple TV Plus Series 09-23-2019 Variety
YouTube Launches New ‘Video Reach Campaign’ Ad Format, Brings ‘TrueView For Action’ To Home Feeds 09-23-2019 Tubefilter
Disney Plus is now available to preorder in US as Nov. 12 launch nears 09-23-2019 CNET
Roku is developing ad measurement tools that will soon run across all of OTT 09-23-2019 The Drum
Major Cable Companies Compile More Granular Data to Fuel Targeted Ads 09-23-2019 WSJ
YouTube Automates, Simplifies Choosing Video Ads To Serve Up 09-23-2019 Mediapost
ESPN Inks Facebook Deal to Bring Exclusive Shows and Content to Watch Service 09-23-2019 Variety
TiVo confirms its customers will soon see ads before DVR recordings 09-21-2019 The Verge
The War for Talent in the Age of Netflix 09-21-2019 WSJ
Moffett: Virtual MVPDs Are Wave of the Past 09-20-2019 Multichannel News
New YouTube Policies Aim to Make Kids' Videos Safer, But Creators Will Suffer 09-20-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Netflix chief: $125M for The Crown? That's a bargain 09-20-2019 CNET
Cox Also Flexing Its Streaming Muscles 09-19-2019 Light Reading
Hearst Stations Move to Impression-Based Ad Sales 09-19-2019 B&C
‘Seinfeld’ for $500 million? ‘The Big Bang Theory’ for $1 billion? The streaming arms race has a big problem. 09-19-2019 The Washington Post
Roku Claims 45% of U.S. Cord Cutters Use Its Ecosystem 09-19-2019 Multichannel News
AT&T Explores Parting Ways With DirecTV 09-19-2019 WSJ
Explosion of Streaming Services Points to Price Wars on the Horizon 09-18-2019 Variety
Nielsen Takes Minority Stake in Brand-Safety Firm OpenSlate 09-18-2019 WSJ
Zaslav Says Skinny Bundles Still Too Fat 09-18-2019 Multichannel News
YouTube Is Bringing Its Most Prominent Ad Product, The Masthead, To Smart TV Screens 09-18-2019 Tubefilter
Facebook introduces Portal TV, a video chat camera accessory for your television 09-18-2019 The Verge
Disney+ Originals, Pricing Strategy Puts Pressure on New Streamers, Study Finds 09-17-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
VENN Raises $17 Million to Launch a Cheddar-like TV Network for Gaming 09-17-2019 Variety
Smart TVs sending private data to Netflix and Facebook 09-17-2019 Financial Times
‘The Big Bang Theory’ to Show on New Streaming Service HBO Max 09-17-2019 WSJ
Netflix, France’s Canal Plus Sign Distribution Deal 09-16-2019 Variety
Tinder breaks into scripted original content, wraps filming first video series 09-16-2019 Reuters
Bingeworthy: Netflix Snaps Up Streaming Rights to ‘Seinfeld’ 09-16-2019 NY Times
MoviePass will shut down for good on Sept. 14 09-14-2019 CNBC
Apple Offered J.J. Abrams Far More Than WarnerMedia; Here's Why He Said No 09-13-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
NFL, Facebook Extend Content Partnership With Two-Year Pact 09-12-2019 Variety
Vudu Debuts First Original Series, Along With Family Viewing Feature That Autoskips “Objectionable” Content 09-12-2019 Tubefilter
Most of Netflix’s Newest Rivals Aren’t Really Trying to Take On Netflix 09-11-2019 Adweek
Comcast Spotlight Launches Self-Serve Option for Small Business 09-11-2019 Multichannel News
Apple TV Squeezing Into India Market With $1.40 a Month Service 09-11-2019 Bloomberg
Tom Brady Joins TikTok on Heels of NFL’s Deal With Video Platform 09-10-2019 Variety
Cord Cutting Remains Decidedly U.S. Phenomenon 09-10-2019 Multichannel News
Tubular Labs Unveils New Metrics That Seek To Measure Social Video Like TV 09-10-2019 Tubefilter
Introducing Brightcove Beacon 09-10-2019 Brightcove blog
Netflix. HBO Go. Hulu. Amazon Prime. Pretty Soon It All Adds Up 09-10-2019 WSJ
Snapchat readies 2020 news push 09-10-2019 Axios
YouTube vowed to halt comments on videos with young kids. It hasn't 09-10-2019 CNET
Group Nine Media Raises Additional $50 Million From Discovery and Axel Springer 09-09-2019 WSJ
Will Disney Plus Shake Up How Consumers Value Streaming Services? 09-06-2019 Variety
The Time Netflix Considered Selling Itself to Amazon for Peanuts 09-06-2019 WSJ
WarnerMedia’s Crunchyroll to Acquire Majority Stake in Anime Distributor Viz Media Europe Group 09-06-2019 Variety
Viacom Digital Studios Readies Facebook Watch Slate With Grace Helbig, MatPat, Joey Graceffa 09-05-2019 Tubefilter
YouTube network Studio71 is expanding into streaming 09-05-2019 Digiday
Verizon launches 5G in NFL stadiums across the US 09-05-2019 CNET
Xandr to rebrand its AppNexus SSP as 'Monetize' 09-05-2019 AdAge
Facebook Watch Signs Video Partnerships With News Publishers in Europe 09-05-2019 Variety
Popular YouTube Toy Review Channel Accused of Blurring Lines for Ads 09-05-2019 NY Times
Janice Min Departs Jeffrey Katzenberg's Quibi Ahead of Launch 09-04-2019 The Hollywood Reporter
Streaming Content Is Growing, But Broadcast, Cable Still Tops 09-04-2019 Mediapost
Fire TV passes 37M users as Amazon expands smart TV partnerships 09-04-2019 Fierce Video
YouTube will pay $170 million to settle claims it violated child privacy laws 09-04-2019 CNBC
MRC Sets New Standards For Cross-Media Measurement 09-04-2019 B&C
Vice sees success with its year-old cross-platform video ad sales push 09-02-2019 Digiday
Disney+ Subscription Interest Outpacing Initial Company Targets, Report Finds 08-31-2019 Deadline
Coming Soon to a Small Screen Near You: Short Cuts 08-31-2019 WSJ
News Corp plots sale of video advertising platform Unruly 08-30-2019 Sky News
YouTube Moves Cobra Kai in Front of Paywall Today, Kicking Off Original Content Strategy Shift 08-29-2019 Adweek
Comcast, Charter to Offer 5G Via Verizon MVNO 08-23-2019 Light Reading
YouTube TV Adds Subscription Options for AMC Networks’ Acorn TV, UMC 08-22-2019 Variety
You Got a ‘Free’ Internet Speed Upgrade. Then Your Bill Went Up. 08-21-2019 WSJ
Pluto TV Partners with NFL to Launch New Channel 08-21-2019 Multichannel News
WarnerMedia's Interactive Innovation Lab to Debut in New York 08-20-2019 MediaVillage
YouTube’s Original Programming To Become Free For All Users On Sept. 24 08-20-2019 Tubefilter
‘Who has what?’: Agency execs want more clarity into Xandr and WarnerMedia’s sales relationship 08-19-2019 Digiday
Altice USA Pacts With John Hendricks’ CuriosityStream Service 08-19-2019 Variety
Disney+ will stream on these devices at launch 08-19-2019 The Verge
Hulu vMVPD Up to 2.4M Subscribers: Estimate 08-17-2019 Multichannel News
Netflix’s ‘Bloodbath’ Reputation for Canceling Shows? It’s Overblown 08-17-2019 Bloomberg
Amazon Intensifies Cord-Cutting Push With New Consumer Campaign 08-17-2019 Mediapost
YouTube shuts down music companies’ use of manual copyright claims to steal creator revenue 08-16-2019 TechCrunch
50% of U.S. Teens Are Getting Their News From YouTube, But Not From News Organizations 08-15-2019 Adweek
SpotX Adds Latest Prebid Tool for Header Bidding 08-15-2019 B&C
Disney fights streaming account sharing with help from cable industry 08-15-2019 Ars Technica
YouTube is testing a members-only videos feature 08-14-2019 Digiday
CBS All Access and Pluto TV to Be ‘Complementary’ in New ViacomCBS Alignment 08-14-2019 Multichannel News