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Fast Company
1 month ago
Tech industry

Here's a quick guide to the wild world of streaming bundles

User retention is crucial in the increasingly competitive streaming market as companies aim to combat subscription churn rates through bundled offerings. [ more ]
The Drum
1 month ago
Marketing

The Drum

Ad-free offerings were the catalyst for the initial success of subscription services. [ more ]
AdExchanger
1 month ago
Marketing

The Devastation Of DTC; Why IP Owners No Longer Want To Be Streamers | AdExchanger

Direct-to-consumer brands are facing challenges with rising interest rates, impacting their ability to grow and access credit. [ more ]
GameSpot
1 month ago
Video games

Buy A PS5 Slim, Get A Free Backbone Controller For Remote Play

Your smartphone can serve as a portable PS5 for gaming on the go, especially with a Backbone controller.
A free Backbone controller (valued at $100) is available with the purchase of a PS5 Slim, making gaming more accessible.
Accessing a library of games on smartphones is easy, with services like Netflix, Crunchyroll, Apple Arcade, and Remote Play via Xbox and PlayStation. [ more ]
#advertising
Adweek
1 month ago
Marketing

Adweek Podcast: Are TV Upfronts Still Worth It?

TV Upfronts gather networks and streaming services to attract advertisers for upcoming season schedules. [ more ]
Tom's Guide
1 month ago
Tech industry

Ads are coming to Prime Video Australia - here's what it means for your Prime membership

Prime Video in Australia to introduce ads on basic plan from July 2nd, 2024, with limited advertisements. [ more ]
MarTech
2 months ago
Marketing

3 reasons why digital video and CTV are booming in 2024 | MarTech

Video ad spend to rise 16% in 2024 due to CTV's deep penetration and consumer acceptance. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

How the NBA's broadcast rights tussle could affect advertisers

Streaming services may bring new audiences and opportunities for advertisers in the NBA media rights landscape. [ more ]
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Amazon Execs Paul Kotas & Mike Hopkins Kick Off Tech Giant's First Upfront, Touting Prime Video As A "One-Stop Shop" For Viewers And Advertisers

Amazon aims to be a 'one-stop shop' for viewers and advertisers through Prime Video content and advertising efforts. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Tech industry

What All the Big Streamers Are Telling Advertisers

The traditional TV upfronts are making a comeback as streaming services like Netflix, Disney+, and Amazon now embrace advertising to boost profits. [ more ]
Adweek
1 month ago
Marketing

Adweek Podcast: Are TV Upfronts Still Worth It?

TV Upfronts gather networks and streaming services to attract advertisers for upcoming season schedules. [ more ]
Tom's Guide
1 month ago
Tech industry

Ads are coming to Prime Video Australia - here's what it means for your Prime membership

Prime Video in Australia to introduce ads on basic plan from July 2nd, 2024, with limited advertisements. [ more ]
MarTech
2 months ago
Marketing

3 reasons why digital video and CTV are booming in 2024 | MarTech

Video ad spend to rise 16% in 2024 due to CTV's deep penetration and consumer acceptance. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

How the NBA's broadcast rights tussle could affect advertisers

Streaming services may bring new audiences and opportunities for advertisers in the NBA media rights landscape. [ more ]
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Amazon Execs Paul Kotas & Mike Hopkins Kick Off Tech Giant's First Upfront, Touting Prime Video As A "One-Stop Shop" For Viewers And Advertisers

Amazon aims to be a 'one-stop shop' for viewers and advertisers through Prime Video content and advertising efforts. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Tech industry

What All the Big Streamers Are Telling Advertisers

The traditional TV upfronts are making a comeback as streaming services like Netflix, Disney+, and Amazon now embrace advertising to boost profits. [ more ]
moreadvertising
#comcast
Vulture
1 month ago
Tech industry

This New Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV+ Bundle Comes With a Catch

Bundling multiple streaming services is a new trend in the industry, with companies like Comcast offering exclusive bundles to their existing customers. [ more ]
Ars Technica
1 month ago
Tech industry

Comcast's "StreamSaver" plan is $15/month, if you like cable bundles and ads

Comcast is reintroducing bundled services to combat streaming pressure with a $15/month package for Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV+. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Tech industry

Cable TV providers ruined cable-now they're coming for streaming

Comcast launches Streamsaver bundle to counter streaming competition. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Comcast has a Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV Plus bundle coming next month

Comcast plans to launch a bundled package featuring Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV Plus for its customers at a discounted rate. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Comcast Plans Streaming Bundle With Netflix, Apple TV+

Comcast plans to offer a bundle named StreamSaver with Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV+ at a discount to attract subscribers and compete with other streaming services. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Tech industry

This New Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV+ Bundle Comes With a Catch

Bundling multiple streaming services is a new trend in the industry, with companies like Comcast offering exclusive bundles to their existing customers. [ more ]
Ars Technica
1 month ago
Tech industry

Comcast's "StreamSaver" plan is $15/month, if you like cable bundles and ads

Comcast is reintroducing bundled services to combat streaming pressure with a $15/month package for Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV+. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Tech industry

Cable TV providers ruined cable-now they're coming for streaming

Comcast launches Streamsaver bundle to counter streaming competition. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Comcast has a Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV Plus bundle coming next month

Comcast plans to launch a bundled package featuring Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV Plus for its customers at a discounted rate. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Comcast Plans Streaming Bundle With Netflix, Apple TV+

Comcast plans to offer a bundle named StreamSaver with Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV+ at a discount to attract subscribers and compete with other streaming services. [ more ]
morecomcast
Adweek
1 month ago
Marketing

How TV Is About to Change, According to 5 Industry Execs

ADWEEK partnered with IAB to discuss key insights from NewFronts week.
The ongoing shift towards digital video and streaming from linear channels is a significant trend highlighted at the event.
Challenges in standardization, interoperability, and consumer behavior continue to impact digital marketing strategies. [ more ]
#nfl
steelersdepot.com
1 month ago
Podcast

Listen: The Terrible Take (Episode 1,172)

The rising cost of being an NFL fan due to the various streaming services required to watch games is a concerning trend. [ more ]
Steelers Wire
2 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers vs Chiefs on Christmas Day to be Netflix broadcast

The NFL is expanding revenue streams through streaming partnerships. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Football League

NFL gives Peacock, Amazon 2 high-profile games

Two NFL games will stream exclusively on Peacock and Amazon Prime Video in 2024.
Viewership success indicates that streaming distribution resonates with NFL fans. [ more ]
steelersdepot.com
1 month ago
Podcast

Listen: The Terrible Take (Episode 1,172)

The rising cost of being an NFL fan due to the various streaming services required to watch games is a concerning trend. [ more ]
Steelers Wire
2 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers vs Chiefs on Christmas Day to be Netflix broadcast

The NFL is expanding revenue streams through streaming partnerships. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Football League

NFL gives Peacock, Amazon 2 high-profile games

Two NFL games will stream exclusively on Peacock and Amazon Prime Video in 2024.
Viewership success indicates that streaming distribution resonates with NFL fans. [ more ]
morenfl
#disney
Medium
1 year ago
Marketing

Using SGAI to deliver and play ads with flexibility and scale

Disney+ now offers a lower-priced, ad-supported Basic plan alongside the ad-free Premium plan, utilizing Server Guided Ad Insertion (SGAI) for efficient video ad delivery. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney and Warner Bros. Discovery Just Reinvented Cable

Streaming services are becoming similar to traditional cable TV with bundled packages. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney's streaming business gets closer to becoming profitable

Disney Plus and Hulu posted their first profit, marking a milestone for Disney's streaming business growth. [ more ]
Ars Technica
3 months ago
Gadgets

The lines between streaming and cable continue blurring

Streaming services are shifting towards traditional TV models to increase revenue. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Canada news

If you're still sharing a Disney+ password, a crackdown is coming soon | CBC News

Disney will crack down on password-sharing starting in June to improve subscriber growth and profitability.
Disney is aiming for double-digit margins in streaming and is considering some consolidation in the streaming industry. [ more ]
Medium
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Disney Hoping AI Can Help Match Commercials With Content

Disney is beta testing an AI tool called Magic Words for matching commercials with scenes from media library.
Magic Words AI analyzes scenes to identify content, brands, and mood for personalized advertising targeting. [ more ]
Medium
1 year ago
Marketing

Using SGAI to deliver and play ads with flexibility and scale

Disney+ now offers a lower-priced, ad-supported Basic plan alongside the ad-free Premium plan, utilizing Server Guided Ad Insertion (SGAI) for efficient video ad delivery. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney and Warner Bros. Discovery Just Reinvented Cable

Streaming services are becoming similar to traditional cable TV with bundled packages. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney's streaming business gets closer to becoming profitable

Disney Plus and Hulu posted their first profit, marking a milestone for Disney's streaming business growth. [ more ]
Ars Technica
3 months ago
Gadgets

The lines between streaming and cable continue blurring

Streaming services are shifting towards traditional TV models to increase revenue. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Canada news

If you're still sharing a Disney+ password, a crackdown is coming soon | CBC News

Disney will crack down on password-sharing starting in June to improve subscriber growth and profitability.
Disney is aiming for double-digit margins in streaming and is considering some consolidation in the streaming industry. [ more ]
Medium
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Disney Hoping AI Can Help Match Commercials With Content

Disney is beta testing an AI tool called Magic Words for matching commercials with scenes from media library.
Magic Words AI analyzes scenes to identify content, brands, and mood for personalized advertising targeting. [ more ]
moredisney
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Tech industry

YouTube TV's 'multiview' feature is now available on Android phones and tablets | TechCrunch

YouTube TV introduces 'multiview' feature for watching four streams at once on Android devices. [ more ]
#audience-engagement
TheWrap
2 months ago
Marketing

Tubi CMO Says 'Viewer First' Content Strategy Fuels Massive Growth

Tubi has experienced rapid growth in total U.S. viewing time, with over 60% increase, surpassing other streamers in April, and attracting a significant number of cord-cutters and unreachable viewers. [ more ]
Digiday
3 months ago
Marketing

Media brands are leveraging content catalogs and driving ad revenue with linear channels

Linear television still holds significant audience demand despite the rise of streaming services.
Media companies are leveraging linear channels to drive engagement, extend watching time, and create new revenue streams. [ more ]
TheWrap
2 months ago
Marketing

Tubi CMO Says 'Viewer First' Content Strategy Fuels Massive Growth

Tubi has experienced rapid growth in total U.S. viewing time, with over 60% increase, surpassing other streamers in April, and attracting a significant number of cord-cutters and unreachable viewers. [ more ]
Digiday
3 months ago
Marketing

Media brands are leveraging content catalogs and driving ad revenue with linear channels

Linear television still holds significant audience demand despite the rise of streaming services.
Media companies are leveraging linear channels to drive engagement, extend watching time, and create new revenue streams. [ more ]
moreaudience-engagement
#netflix
Fast Company
2 months ago
Tech industry

Netflix advertising is booming: More than 40 million users are now on its ad-supported tier

Netflix is rapidly growing its ad-supported subscription option, surpassing the total number of subscribers of competitors like Peacock and Apple TV+. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Tech industry

Netflix to take on Google and Amazon by building its own ad server | TechCrunch

Netflix launches its own advertising technology platform, empowering targeted ad experiences for its massive user base. [ more ]
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Netflix Ad Tier Hits 40M Monthly Active Users, Nearly Double Its Scale At Start Of 2024

Netflix's ad tier has grown to 40 million users, with 40% signups from it, emphasizing pricing attractiveness and strategic importance. [ more ]
The Ringer
2 months ago
Deliverability

Netflix's Backtrack on Transparency

Netflix is pivoting away from reporting subscriber growth and average revenue per user every quarter, sparking discussions on transparency in the streaming industry. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Tech industry

Netflix advertising is booming: More than 40 million users are now on its ad-supported tier

Netflix is rapidly growing its ad-supported subscription option, surpassing the total number of subscribers of competitors like Peacock and Apple TV+. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Tech industry

Netflix to take on Google and Amazon by building its own ad server | TechCrunch

Netflix launches its own advertising technology platform, empowering targeted ad experiences for its massive user base. [ more ]
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Netflix Ad Tier Hits 40M Monthly Active Users, Nearly Double Its Scale At Start Of 2024

Netflix's ad tier has grown to 40 million users, with 40% signups from it, emphasizing pricing attractiveness and strategic importance. [ more ]
The Ringer
2 months ago
Deliverability

Netflix's Backtrack on Transparency

Netflix is pivoting away from reporting subscriber growth and average revenue per user every quarter, sparking discussions on transparency in the streaming industry. [ more ]
morenetflix
The Atlantic
2 months ago
Tech industry

The Dream of Streaming Is Dead

Streaming landscape has shifted from simplicity and affordability to complexity and high costs. [ more ]
#roku
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

How To Watch Dodgers On Roku As Part Of MLB Sunday Leadoff

Roku will exclusively broadcast MLB Sunday Leadoff games, replacing Peacock.
Roku introduces MLB Zone for game discovery and MLB FAST channel for continuous baseball content. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Las companias tecnologicas no son tus amigas. El caso de Roku lo confirma

Roku users faced forced service agreement update, restricting legal action.
Roku experienced a security breach affecting 15,000 user accounts. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

How To Watch Dodgers On Roku As Part Of MLB Sunday Leadoff

Roku will exclusively broadcast MLB Sunday Leadoff games, replacing Peacock.
Roku introduces MLB Zone for game discovery and MLB FAST channel for continuous baseball content. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Las companias tecnologicas no son tus amigas. El caso de Roku lo confirma

Roku users faced forced service agreement update, restricting legal action.
Roku experienced a security breach affecting 15,000 user accounts. [ more ]
moreroku
#apple-tv
Inverse
2 months ago
Tech industry

The Most Underrated Sci-Fi Streaming Service Could Suddenly Be More Accessible

Streaming services evolve to mimic traditional TV giants via bundles, offering diverse content and reach like Comcast's StreamSaver with Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV+. [ more ]
TheStreet
4 months ago
Online marketing

Apple TV+ might soon make a change that users may not like

Apple TV+ is reportedly investing in building its TV advertising sector.
Competitors like Amazon and Netflix have added ad-tier options for extra fees. [ more ]
Quartz
4 months ago
Tech industry

Apple TV+ is probably getting ads

Apple TV+ may introduce an ad-supported tier soon.
Apple has hired ad executives to strengthen its video advertising team. [ more ]
gizmodo.com
4 months ago
Tech industry

All Signs Point to Apple TV+ Getting Ads

Apple TV+ may introduce an ad-supported tier soon
Apple's hiring indicates a focus on video advertising [ more ]
Inverse
2 months ago
Tech industry

The Most Underrated Sci-Fi Streaming Service Could Suddenly Be More Accessible

Streaming services evolve to mimic traditional TV giants via bundles, offering diverse content and reach like Comcast's StreamSaver with Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV+. [ more ]
TheStreet
4 months ago
Online marketing

Apple TV+ might soon make a change that users may not like

Apple TV+ is reportedly investing in building its TV advertising sector.
Competitors like Amazon and Netflix have added ad-tier options for extra fees. [ more ]
Quartz
4 months ago
Tech industry

Apple TV+ is probably getting ads

Apple TV+ may introduce an ad-supported tier soon.
Apple has hired ad executives to strengthen its video advertising team. [ more ]
gizmodo.com
4 months ago
Tech industry

All Signs Point to Apple TV+ Getting Ads

Apple TV+ may introduce an ad-supported tier soon
Apple's hiring indicates a focus on video advertising [ more ]
moreapple-tv
Engadget
2 months ago
Gadgets

One of our favorite Roku streaming sticks is on sale for only $34

The Roku Streaming Stick 4K offers 4K visuals, free content, supports popular streaming services, and has an easy-to-navigate interface. [ more ]
Vulture
2 years ago
Film

The 60 Best Horror Movies on Shudder

Shudder is the best streaming service for horror enthusiasts. [ more ]
#nba
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Tech industry

No NBA deal yet for Warner Bros. Discovery, but David Zaslav is 'hopeful'

The NBA media rights deal negotiations are crucial for Warner Bros. Discovery's future strategy. [ more ]
newyorkupstate
4 months ago
New York Knicks

What channel is Knicks vs. Cavaliers on tonight? Time, free live stream (3/3/24)

The New York Knicks will play the Cleveland Cavaliers on 3/3/2024 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
Fans can watch the game via streaming services like DirecTV Stream and fuboTV. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Tech industry

No NBA deal yet for Warner Bros. Discovery, but David Zaslav is 'hopeful'

The NBA media rights deal negotiations are crucial for Warner Bros. Discovery's future strategy. [ more ]
newyorkupstate
4 months ago
New York Knicks

What channel is Knicks vs. Cavaliers on tonight? Time, free live stream (3/3/24)

The New York Knicks will play the Cleveland Cavaliers on 3/3/2024 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
Fans can watch the game via streaming services like DirecTV Stream and fuboTV. [ more ]
morenba
#apple
The Verge
2 months ago
Apple

The beginning and end of the iPad

People have mixed feelings about Apple's iPad Pro and strongly dislike a recent ad. The Vergecast discusses Apple news, streaming costs, and current tech industry developments. [ more ]
Pitchfork
4 months ago
Music

Neil Young to Return to Spotify, Accuses Streaming Services of Serving Disinformation

Neil Young ends Spotify boycott due to Apple and Amazon actions
Young critiques Spotify's streaming quality and calls for a hi-res tier [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Apple

The beginning and end of the iPad

People have mixed feelings about Apple's iPad Pro and strongly dislike a recent ad. The Vergecast discusses Apple news, streaming costs, and current tech industry developments. [ more ]
Pitchfork
4 months ago
Music

Neil Young to Return to Spotify, Accuses Streaming Services of Serving Disinformation

Neil Young ends Spotify boycott due to Apple and Amazon actions
Young critiques Spotify's streaming quality and calls for a hi-res tier [ more ]
moreapple
AdExchanger
2 months ago
Marketing tech

Data Dazzles Ahead of the TV Upfronts | AdExchanger

TV Upfronts now include ecommerce giants and tech players, shoppable TV is a key focus, buyers seek flexibility, and streamers feel pressure to make services profitable. [ more ]
#user-experience
LADbible
2 months ago
Tech industry

Amazon Prime Video 'gets worse and worse' as hated feature is expanded

Controversial addition includes new types of ads on Prime Video. [ more ]
Android Police
4 months ago
Tech industry

Google TV needs to get better, and it needs to do it now

Google TV can improve by reducing excessive and irrelevant ads.
Google TV lacks user-friendly presentation and needs to focus on user experience. [ more ]
LADbible
2 months ago
Tech industry

Amazon Prime Video 'gets worse and worse' as hated feature is expanded

Controversial addition includes new types of ads on Prime Video. [ more ]
Android Police
4 months ago
Tech industry

Google TV needs to get better, and it needs to do it now

Google TV can improve by reducing excessive and irrelevant ads.
Google TV lacks user-friendly presentation and needs to focus on user experience. [ more ]
moreuser-experience
Yahoo Sports
2 months ago
National Hockey League

How to Watch NHL Draft Lottery 2024 Online Without Cable

Start planning for the next NHL season by watching the NHL Draft Lottery 2024 on ESPN+. [ more ]
#disney-plus
Fast Company
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney Plus just became profitable for the first time, a positive sign for streaming TV

Disney Plus streaming service became profitable for the first time, surpassing expectations and showing successful cost management measures. [ more ]
The Verge
3 months ago
Graphic design

Disney Plus has a new Hulu-ified logo

The new Disney Plus logo features a teal background color hinting at the merger with Hulu.
The updated logo stands out from competitors' blue and black logos but loses some nostalgia and whimsy. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Tech industry

Disney Plus just became profitable for the first time, a positive sign for streaming TV

Disney Plus streaming service became profitable for the first time, surpassing expectations and showing successful cost management measures. [ more ]
The Verge
3 months ago
Graphic design

Disney Plus has a new Hulu-ified logo

The new Disney Plus logo features a teal background color hinting at the merger with Hulu.
The updated logo stands out from competitors' blue and black logos but loses some nostalgia and whimsy. [ more ]
moredisney-plus
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Media industry

TV News Can't Sidestep Turbulence as Election Approaches

Television news faces internal turmoil amid evolving business landscape and crucial election coverage. [ more ]
#movie-recommendations
GameSpot
2 months ago
Film

31 Great Movies To Watch On Netflix Right Now

Finding good content on streaming services is challenging due to unclear categorization and algorithm prioritization. [ more ]
Polygon
3 months ago
Film

The best movies leaving Netflix, Hulu, Prime, and Max at the end of March 2024

April brings a diverse selection of movies leaving streaming services. Watch classics like Sexy Beast before they're gone. [ more ]
Vulture
4 months ago
Film

The 30 Best Movies to Watch on Every Streaming Service

Diverse movie recommendations from various streaming services are offered by Vulture.
The article narrows down the must-see movies to a manageable list of 30, updated monthly. [ more ]
Kotaku
4 months ago
Video games

The 10 Weirdest Sci-Fi and Fantasy Movies On Peacock

Peacock offers unique and lesser-known horror and sci-fi movies.
The list includes bizarre and unusual titles for viewers to explore. [ more ]
GameSpot
2 months ago
Film

31 Great Movies To Watch On Netflix Right Now

Finding good content on streaming services is challenging due to unclear categorization and algorithm prioritization. [ more ]
Polygon
3 months ago
Film

The best movies leaving Netflix, Hulu, Prime, and Max at the end of March 2024

April brings a diverse selection of movies leaving streaming services. Watch classics like Sexy Beast before they're gone. [ more ]
Vulture
4 months ago
Film

The 30 Best Movies to Watch on Every Streaming Service

Diverse movie recommendations from various streaming services are offered by Vulture.
The article narrows down the must-see movies to a manageable list of 30, updated monthly. [ more ]
Kotaku
4 months ago
Video games

The 10 Weirdest Sci-Fi and Fantasy Movies On Peacock

Peacock offers unique and lesser-known horror and sci-fi movies.
The list includes bizarre and unusual titles for viewers to explore. [ more ]
moremovie-recommendations
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Film

Your ultimate summer movie guide: what to watch in theaters and streaming from May to Labor Day | amNewYork

A variety of movie genres, from action to romance, are set to hit theaters and streaming services from May through Labor Day. [ more ]
#mlb
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

MLB Rumors: Roku In Talks To Replace Peacock As Sunday Morning Baseball Streaming Service

MLB exploring exclusive TV deals to maximize revenue opportunities. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
2 months ago
Major League Baseball

MLB, Roku In Talks Regarding Sunday Morning Broadcasts

MLB is in advanced talks with Roku for Sunday morning broadcasts due to Peacock's failed renegotiation, hinting at changing broadcasting landscapes. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

MLB Rumors: Roku In Talks To Replace Peacock As Sunday Morning Baseball Streaming Service

MLB exploring exclusive TV deals to maximize revenue opportunities. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
2 months ago
Major League Baseball

MLB, Roku In Talks Regarding Sunday Morning Broadcasts

MLB is in advanced talks with Roku for Sunday morning broadcasts due to Peacock's failed renegotiation, hinting at changing broadcasting landscapes. [ more ]
moremlb
#cable-tv
www.cbc.ca
2 months ago
National Hockey League

ANALYSIS | What Amazon's deal to stream NHL games says about the future of broadcasting | CBC News

Streaming giants like Netflix, Apple, and Amazon are now competing to stream live sports, posing a threat to traditional cable TV packages. [ more ]
Poynter
4 months ago
Media industry

Lachlan Murdoch sets expectations for the new joint sports streaming service - Poynter

The collaboration between Fox Corp., Disney, and Warner Bros. Discovery for a sports streaming service surprised many in the industry.
The new streaming service will offer a comprehensive range of sports programming from various channels, appealing to cord-cutters. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Tech industry

Streaming Prices Keep Going Up. Here's How to Manage Subscriptions.

Streaming prices are increasing, potentially costing as much as cable.
Future price hikes for video streaming are expected. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 months ago
National Hockey League

ANALYSIS | What Amazon's deal to stream NHL games says about the future of broadcasting | CBC News

Streaming giants like Netflix, Apple, and Amazon are now competing to stream live sports, posing a threat to traditional cable TV packages. [ more ]
Poynter
4 months ago
Media industry

Lachlan Murdoch sets expectations for the new joint sports streaming service - Poynter

The collaboration between Fox Corp., Disney, and Warner Bros. Discovery for a sports streaming service surprised many in the industry.
The new streaming service will offer a comprehensive range of sports programming from various channels, appealing to cord-cutters. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Tech industry

Streaming Prices Keep Going Up. Here's How to Manage Subscriptions.

Streaming prices are increasing, potentially costing as much as cable.
Future price hikes for video streaming are expected. [ more ]
morecable-tv
#anime-marketing
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

Virtual event: Preparing data for the AI, sponsored by Salesforce

Marketers should heed anime's rise as a marketing channel, akin to gaming for brands.
Executives remain steadfast in their social media strategies despite TikTok ban concerns. [ more ]
Digiday
4 months ago
Marketing

The Rundown: Why anime is having a marketing moment in 2024

Anime is increasingly popular among diverse Gen Z audiences, attracting major brand investments like McDonald's.
Anime's accessibility through streaming services like Crunchyroll has contributed to its mainstream success. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

Virtual event: Preparing data for the AI, sponsored by Salesforce

Marketers should heed anime's rise as a marketing channel, akin to gaming for brands.
Executives remain steadfast in their social media strategies despite TikTok ban concerns. [ more ]
Digiday
4 months ago
Marketing

The Rundown: Why anime is having a marketing moment in 2024

Anime is increasingly popular among diverse Gen Z audiences, attracting major brand investments like McDonald's.
Anime's accessibility through streaming services like Crunchyroll has contributed to its mainstream success. [ more ]
moreanime-marketing
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Tech industry

All the ways streaming services are aggravating their subscribers this week

Streaming services like Peacock raised prices, testing subscriber's patience and loyalty. [ more ]
Exchangewire
2 months ago
Marketing

UK Streaming Service Freely Launches; Amazon Ads Sees 24% Growth; Google Strengthens Ad Partnerships with Disney & Paramount

UK public-service broadcasters collaborate on Freely streaming service. [ more ]
#physical-media
https://www.rogerebert.com/
2 months ago
Film

Home Entertainment Guide: April 2024 | TV/Streaming | Roger Ebert

Trend back towards physical media for movies and shows due to the realization that digital ownership is not guaranteed. [ more ]
Polygon
3 months ago
Film

The best Blu-rays of 2024

Physical media offers permanence and better quality than streaming services.
Smaller labels are crucial in preserving movies that may not be easily accessible through mainstream platforms. [ more ]
https://www.rogerebert.com/
2 months ago
Film

Home Entertainment Guide: April 2024 | TV/Streaming | Roger Ebert

Trend back towards physical media for movies and shows due to the realization that digital ownership is not guaranteed. [ more ]
Polygon
3 months ago
Film

The best Blu-rays of 2024

Physical media offers permanence and better quality than streaming services.
Smaller labels are crucial in preserving movies that may not be easily accessible through mainstream platforms. [ more ]
morephysical-media
#advertising-revenue
AdExchanger
2 months ago
Marketing

Paramount Is Buried In Shareholder Drama - But Stakes Its Future On Streaming | AdExchanger

Paramount Global's CEO absence due to shareholder pushback against a merger with Skydance Media.
Paramount is focusing on streaming and advertising growth to drive revenue amid leadership changes. [ more ]
Exchangewire
4 months ago
Marketing

ITV Profits Plunge By 61%; Half of US Subscription Revenues Will Go To Streaming By 2025; US Approves TikTok Crackdown Bill

ITV profits plunged 61% due to decreased advertising revenue and investments in streaming services.
Over half of US subscription revenues will be towards streaming by 2025, signaling the decline of traditional pay TV services. [ more ]
AdExchanger
2 months ago
Marketing

Paramount Is Buried In Shareholder Drama - But Stakes Its Future On Streaming | AdExchanger

Paramount Global's CEO absence due to shareholder pushback against a merger with Skydance Media.
Paramount is focusing on streaming and advertising growth to drive revenue amid leadership changes. [ more ]
Exchangewire
4 months ago
Marketing

ITV Profits Plunge By 61%; Half of US Subscription Revenues Will Go To Streaming By 2025; US Approves TikTok Crackdown Bill

ITV profits plunged 61% due to decreased advertising revenue and investments in streaming services.
Over half of US subscription revenues will be towards streaming by 2025, signaling the decline of traditional pay TV services. [ more ]
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VG247
2 months ago
JavaScript

Knuckles' first episode is free on YouTube, making it very easy to just watch that and not see how weird the rest of the series is

The first episode of Knuckles is available for free on YouTube, a tactic used to attract new subscribers to streaming services. [ more ]
AdExchanger
2 months ago
Marketing tech

Streaming Platforms Must Become Performance Channels To Stay On Wall Street's Good Side | AdExchanger

Survival in streaming requires turning media into a performance marketing channel with targeted attribution for investors' approval. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

Future of TV Briefing: Sneak peek at 'The Future of TV' video series

The streaming ad industry is facing challenges due to fragmentation across services, audiences, identity technology, and measurement ecosystem. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Marketing

Digiday+ Research: A guide to ad-supported streaming services, from the top platforms to marketing spend

Ad-supported streaming services gaining popularity over linear TV, platforms like YouTube dominate ad placements. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Music

Future and Metro Boomin's Second Joint LP Opens at No. 1

Future and Metro Boomin released successful joint albums ahead of Taylor Swift's new album, attracting significant sales and streaming numbers. [ more ]
LogRocket Blog
2 months ago
Data science

Leader Spotlight: Empowering analytics and business intelligence teams, with Akash Gupta - LogRocket Blog

Empower analytics teams to find 'golden nuggets' of insights.
Understanding the impact of launching a paid streaming service on traditional cable business.
Optimizing and tracking LTV to CAC ratio in the insurance industry. [ more ]
Forbes
3 months ago
Marketing

How GenAI Is Poised To Disrupt $30 Billion CTV Advertising Industry

Connected TV (CTV) is a rapidly growing sector in digital advertising, attracting advertisers for its combination of big-screen storytelling and digital optimization capabilities. [ more ]
Toucharcade
3 months ago
Video games

Posing for Pics with Brad's Mom - The TouchArcade Show #588

Avoid buying a home due to ongoing expenses like potholes causing tire replacements. Exciting discussions on Fallout TV series and Apple allowing emulators in App Store. [ more ]
#media-industry
Observer
3 months ago
Marketing

Top Executive Shakeups in Streaming, Big Media and Digital News in Q1 2024

Leadership changes continue in media and entertainment industry, including key hires at Netflix and Apple.
Traditional media companies like Apple and Amazon are pivoting to advertising through their streaming services. [ more ]
The Daily Upside
3 months ago
Marketing

Advertisement Market is Booming, But Not for Everyone

Media industry ad sales projected to increase over 9% to $369 billion this year.
Premium long-form streaming ad revenue expected to pass $10 billion, while linear TV ad revenue declines. [ more ]
Observer
3 months ago
Marketing

Top Executive Shakeups in Streaming, Big Media and Digital News in Q1 2024

Leadership changes continue in media and entertainment industry, including key hires at Netflix and Apple.
Traditional media companies like Apple and Amazon are pivoting to advertising through their streaming services. [ more ]
The Daily Upside
3 months ago
Marketing

Advertisement Market is Booming, But Not for Everyone

Media industry ad sales projected to increase over 9% to $369 billion this year.
Premium long-form streaming ad revenue expected to pass $10 billion, while linear TV ad revenue declines. [ more ]
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www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
East Bay (California)

Bay FC's inaugural home game at PayPal Park: Here's what to expect

Bay FC's inaugural home match at PayPark will attract a sellout crowd of 18,000 fans.
The match can be watched on ION through various streaming services, with the first 5,000 fans receiving an inaugural pin. [ more ]
#mlbtv
newyorkupstate
3 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees fans: There's a new way to watch the Yankees without cable this season

Yankees fans can stream games on YES Network through fuboTV at a competitive price.
Subscription to fuboTV's Pro level includes 131 Yankees games and pre- and postgame coverage. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
3 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Games Streaming Through Spectrum Service For 2024 Season

Spectrum launched a free streaming option for Dodgers games with internet and mobile services.
Spectrum also offers a streaming subscription service for Lakers games. [ more ]
newyorkupstate
3 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees fans: There's a new way to watch the Yankees without cable this season

Yankees fans can stream games on YES Network through fuboTV at a competitive price.
Subscription to fuboTV's Pro level includes 131 Yankees games and pre- and postgame coverage. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
3 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Games Streaming Through Spectrum Service For 2024 Season

Spectrum launched a free streaming option for Dodgers games with internet and mobile services.
Spectrum also offers a streaming subscription service for Lakers games. [ more ]
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Fox News
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Would you trade your privacy for a free TV?

Telly partners with streaming and media companies like Spotify, Microsoft, and Nielsen.
Telly offers free 4K TVs in exchange for user data to generate revenue. [ more ]
Digiday
3 months ago
Public health

Los Agentes Latinos del Cambio: el verdadero poder del marketing esta en la diversidad de sus estrategas

La importancia de la comunidad hispana en Estados Unidos para las empresas de productos de consumo
El creciente uso de servicios de streaming entre la población hispana en EE. UU. [ more ]
Variety
4 months ago
Marketing

Would Banning TikTok Be a Boon or Bummer for Hollywood?

The House has passed legislation threatening TikTok unless ByteDance sells ownership.
TikTok ban could impact Hollywood positively or negatively, with potential shift in user engagement to streaming services. [ more ]
Consequence
4 months ago
Music

Neil Young announces his unenthusiastic return to Spotify

Neil Young has reluctantly decided to make his music available on Spotify again despite previous protest.
Young returned to Spotify due to similar concerns with Apple and Amazon, hoping Spotify's sound quality will improve. [ more ]
Kotaku
4 months ago
Video games

Game Pass, Like Network TV, Is Using Sports To Help Keep The Numbers Up

Microsoft adds NBA 2K24 to Xbox Game Pass.
Networks rely on sports to maintain viewership. [ more ]
#competition
The Verge
4 months ago
Marketing

The 2024 Vergecast streaming draft

Streaming services constantly change and competition is fierce.
Predicting top streaming services in a year involves diverse criteria like price, awards, and content quality. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

Te decimos como gestionar tus suscripciones a las plataformas de streaming'

Subscription fees for streaming services are increasing, potentially costing as much as cable TV.
Future increases in streaming service fees are expected due to additional changes and measures taken by companies. [ more ]
The Verge
4 months ago
Marketing

The 2024 Vergecast streaming draft

Streaming services constantly change and competition is fierce.
Predicting top streaming services in a year involves diverse criteria like price, awards, and content quality. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

Te decimos como gestionar tus suscripciones a las plataformas de streaming'

Subscription fees for streaming services are increasing, potentially costing as much as cable TV.
Future increases in streaming service fees are expected due to additional changes and measures taken by companies. [ more ]
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#neo-noir
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Amazon, Disney+, Hulu, Max and More in March

Road House, a pulp melodrama classic, gets a remake in a new setting with an eclectic cast.
Parish, a neo-noir series based on a British crime show, follows a limo driver reluctantly dragged into criminal activities. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Amazon, Disney+, Hulu, Max and More in March

Original Road House movie gaining attention for its entertainment value through the remake
New series Parish featuring Giancarlo Esposito as the lead character debuts on March 31st [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Amazon, Disney+, Hulu, Max and More in March

Road House, a pulp melodrama classic, gets a remake in a new setting with an eclectic cast.
Parish, a neo-noir series based on a British crime show, follows a limo driver reluctantly dragged into criminal activities. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Television

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Amazon, Disney+, Hulu, Max and More in March

Original Road House movie gaining attention for its entertainment value through the remake
New series Parish featuring Giancarlo Esposito as the lead character debuts on March 31st [ more ]
moreneo-noir
AdExchanger
4 months ago
Growth hacking

Why Netflix Is Winning The Streaming Battle Despite Low ARPU Growth | AdExchanger

Streaming platforms focusing on ad revenue see higher ARPU growth.
ARPU is crucial for long-term profitability and market competition. [ more ]
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