Apple TV set-top Sales Topped $1 Billion in 2013

Apple chief Tim Cook said the company's Apple TV set-top business last year pulled in more than $1 billion in revenue, a figure encompassing both hardware sales and content purchased through the... |
ABC Will Live-Stream Oscars to Web, Mobile Apps for First Time - But There's a Catch

ABC will use this Sunday's Oscars telecast as a carrot to lure viewers to its Watch ABC mobile and web video services. But the Alphabet net is setting up a digital velvet rope: It will let only... |
New OTT service launches undue preference complaint against Bell

An Ontario-based IPTV provider has filed a claim of undue preference against Bell Media for refusing to license its content to the company, which is launching a new OTT service called Pick TV. |
Disney to Spend $200M on Marvel Series for Netflix Set to Film in New York

The Walt Disney Co. will spend $200M over three years filming four series based on Marvel's street heroes characters in New York City for Netflix - the biggest TV or film production commitment in... |
TiVo Founders' Launch Qplay, Set-Top Video Curation Service

Here comes another device built to haul Internet video to HDTVs. But with the new Qplay gizmo, you won't be able to watch Netflix's "House of Cards" - or any other subscription-video content. |
Netflix to pay Comcast for smoother online video streaming

Netflix has agreed to pay Comcast to ensure the subscription service's movies and TV shows stream seamlessly in a deal that underscores the power of distribution in the digital era - and could... |
WWE Blames MLB for Signup Problems with Online Video Network

Wrestling fans jostling to sign up for the new WWE Network online service swamped the servers of the company's technology provider, MLB Advanced Media - blocking many subscribers from registering... |
Netflix's internet provider claims Verizon, Comcast and Time Warner are causing streaming bottlenecks

In the ongoing he said/she said saga surrounding Netflix streaming potentially being throttled, we've got a new, potentially volatile piece of information: the CEO of the company that provides... |
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