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Pluto TV Has Updated Their iOS App With a New Interface, Watch Lists & More

Pluto TV viewers on iOS devices are noticing a new look on the free streaming service’s app. The new design went live today and users are already finding that the update has made it easier to find and launch channels, along with marking favorites and creating watch lists to navigate to content even more quickly. […]

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Disney+ Will Be Available Directly on VIZIO with SmartCast

Today, VIZIO announced that Disney+ will be added to SmartCast, its smart TV platform. While VIZIO users have been able to stream Disney+ on SmartCast through Apple AirPlay 2 and Chromecast built-in, this update allows viewers to launch the app and search for Disney+ content directly from the SmartCast home screen. With the app, viewers will be […]

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Redbox’s New Free Streaming Service is Now Available on Roku, Apple TV & More

Last week, we shared breaking news that Redbox had launched a free, ad-supported streaming service, available on the Redbox website and through the Redbox app. This service is now available on Roku, iPhone, Apple TV, Android-enabled devices, VIZIO SmartCast TVs, and LG Smart TVs. “Redbox has built one of the most trusted brands in entertainment by consistently […]

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Here is Everything Coming to Disney+ in March 2020

Here is everything coming to Disney+ in March 2020. Sunday, March 1 Doctor Dolittle 2 Ice Age Wednesday, March 4 Black Panther Thursday, March 5 Bedtime Stories Friday, March 6 The Finest Hours (Returning Title) Three on the Run Diary of a Future President: Episode 108 – “Matters of Diplomacy” Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Episode […]

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Cable TV Lost 6 Million Customers in 2019

Cable TV is losing customers faster than ever. With Cable TV companies now reporting their end of the year numbers for 2019, we can see just how many customers have cut the cord. According to analyst firm MoffettNathanson, six million customers left traditional pay TV in 2019, a 7% year over year decline. Variety reported […]

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Haystack TV is Expanding Globally with Integration in Vidaa on Hisense TVs

This week, news streaming service Haystack TV announced that it will be expanding its worldwide distribution through a partnership with Hisense that will integrate Haystack into Hisense smart TVs. The Haystack TV app will be included on the Hisense Vidaa platform. “Vidaa aggregates content from the best global and local partners for Vidaa users,” said […]

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CBS Launches CBSN Denver for Live News Coverage

CBS has announced that they’ve launched a 24/7 news service for the Denver area, the next city in ViacomCBS’ plan to bring the service to 13 markets across the country. This service will cover news produced by KCNC-TV. The CBSN Denver features anchored programming, coverage of live breaking news events in the region, as well as […]

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DISH Says They Would Love to Do a Deal to Bring FOX Sports Channels Back to Sling TV

Today, DISH is delivering their fourth quarter, year-end financial results. During the call, DISH has just commented that they would love to do a deal that would bring FOX regional sports networks back to DISH and Sling TV customers, saying that it would have to be the “right deal.” Fox regional sports networks were dropped […]

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