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Disney Announces a New Direct-to-Consumer Unit

Yesterday The Walt Disney Co. announced a major reorganization. Part of this effort was to launch a new direct-to-consumer unit to focus on new products such as their ESPN Plus subscription service and the planned subscription streaming service from Disney that is launching in 2019. The new unit will be headed by Kevin Mayer, who […]

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Study: Cord Cutters Not Going Back to Cable TV

In what is likely not a shock to our readers, a new study from TiVo reported today that cord cutters seem very happy and are not going back to traditional pay-TV services. Yesterday TiVo’s research group released their fourth quarter 2017 study on the state of TV around the United States. Part of what they […]

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NBA League Pass is FREE Starting Today

Right now you can get a free preview of NBA League Pass to access all out-of-market games. The free preview will run through March 16th, 2018. You can get the free trial by downloading the NBA League Pass app and logging in. Typically League Pass costs between $17.99 and $39.99 a month. You can pick […]

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Firefox Updates Their Fire TV App

In December 2017, Mozilla released Firefox on the Fire TV. With the Firefox app, you have a fully powered browser on the Fire TV. Watch videos from YouTube and other popular sites—or search the web—with Firefox for Fire TV. Use your Fire TV remote or app to play, pause, fast forward, and rewind. The Firefox for Fire […]

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Netflix, Amazon, & Hulu Represent Over 97% of All Americans Who Use a SVOD Service

This may not be a surprise to many but Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu are dominating the world of on-demand streaming. What may surprise you is how dominant they really are. Today Tivo’s research group announced their fourth quarter 2017 results, including a look at the most popular subscription video on-demand services. According to Tivo’s report, […]

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