What's it About? YouTube says it is putting in place a new process to age-restrict inappropriate videos targeting children. Content flagged in YouTube Kids will be flagged in the main YouTube app. Why it's Important YouTube Kids has over 30 billion views since its...
Roku, the digital streaming company that went public in September, reported its first quarterly earnings report, which beat Wall Street analyst expectation on sales as well as earnings, sending its stock surging by more than 20%.The earnings report came...
Verizon appears to be struggling to find the perfect content strategy for its yet-to-launch online streaming TV service, which is now delayed until at least spring of 2018. The company continues to negotiate programming deals, even as the service's...
AT&T, the world's largest telecommunications company, lost 90,000 video subscribers in the third quarter in what can be termed as the clearest signal yet that cord cutting, customers choosing internet streaming over traditional TV, is accelerating.In a recent SEC...
According to a Wall Street Journal report earlier today, Apple has earmarked $50 million towards original programming that will most likely have iconic storyteller Steven Spielberg at the helm. The deal was signed between Apple and Spielberg's Amblin Television...
Netflix (NFLX) has increased its prices in the United States. Yes, the unthinkable has happened. With competition from Amazon, HBO and Hulu nipping at its heels, not to forget a budding Apple Music and YouTube Red, conventional wisdom in...
Facebook bid $600 million to acquire digital media rights for the Indian Premier League (IPL), a popular professional cricket league in the Indian subcontinent. Facebook eventually lost to Star India, which won global consolidated IPL media rights for $2.55...
Apple TV will get 4K video streaming in its next iteration, a long pending upgrade that's been on the sidelines for close to two years.Alongside the launch of iPhone 8 and Apple Watch series 3, Apple is expected to unveil a...
Verizon has announced new unlimited data plans which are termed worry-free, but it is bundled with the lot of concern, especially the restricting of streaming video to 480p.The company is coming up with three major plans: Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited...
Apple is putting together its plan of getting into original programming, and has set aside about $1 billion to execute its plan by 2018: Procure and Produce.The amount includes licensing and producing content by 2018, and the projected plan is to launch...
Walmart’s streaming video service, Vudu, will be arriving on Apple TV starting August 22.With the launch of a dedicated Apple TV app, Vudu users will no longer need to look for various workaround to watch their favorite programming, such...
Facebook has introduced a new platform called Watch, exclusively for videos. The feature is available on Facebook TV apps, mobile and desktop, as a preview for a limited number of people.Video view time on Facebook is increasing as people finding...
Thanks to Apple's upcoming smart speaker, the HomePod, its firmware has been a well of information for iOS developers, and this is the next valuable nugget they've picked up from the code: Apple TV's next major update could come with 4K...
Finally, there is an update to the YouTube Android TV app. The update comes after almost a year, and it isn't just a bug-fix update. An entirely redesigned interface is accompanied by a few functional changes.YouTube started to roll out...
Google’s next move is to eventually merge Google Play Music with YouTube Red, its paid subscription. The decision was made back in February to combine both the apps to give way to a new service.YouTube Red is available in...