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Verizon Blames Cord Cutting For Lost Subscribers

Today Verizon announced their 3rd quarter 2017 earnings and reported a loss of 18,000 Fios Video Customers. In 2016 during the same period Verizon Fios added 36,000 video subscribers.) In response to these losses Verizon’s CFO Matt Ellis, echoing past comments by Verizon execs, saying, “The traditional TV bundle is not long-term sustainable.” Verizon is betting […]

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Nielsen Is Now Measuring Netflix Viewers

Netflix is notorious for not divulging viewing statistics for many of their shows. To address this Nielsen is teaming up with select broadcasters to track the performance of their shows on video-on-demand services starting with Netflix. Among these partners are A&E Networks, Disney/ABC, Lionsgate, NBCUniversal, and Warner Bros. Now Nielsen will provide data comparable to […]

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HBO is Bringing New Original Programming to HBO NOW

For years HBO has made original programming for markets around the world that have never been seen in the United States. Today HBO’s CEO Richard Plepler told the crowd at Mipcom that, beginning in December, HBO plans to bring more original series from HBO Europe, HBO Latin America, and HBO Asia to the United States […]

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Tablo is Rolling Out a New Roku Channel Update

Today Tablo announced a new Roku Channel update with bug fixes, performance improvements, and more. In a statement on their blog, Tablo said “It’s been a long time, but we’ve been very excited to get back to work on Tablo’s ROKU channel. A brand new update should be making its way to your ROKU devices […]

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