Verizon said Thursday that it has struck deals with programmers that will allow it to stream an additional 16 networks to subscribers using its FiOS Mobile app outside the home, including NFL RedZone, AXS TV, Showtime, Starz, Encore, beIN Sport and Encore.
Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that it plans to open a 45,000-square-foot space in New York next month called Time Warner Cable Studios.
Starz said it launched TV Everywhere app Starz Play on Microsoft's Xbox 360, allowing subscribers from Comcast, Cox Communications, Time Warner Cable, Verizon, Cablevision, DirecTV and Dish Network to navigate on-demand movies and TV series through the gaming console.
Madison Square Garden Co., which is controlled by Cablevision CEO Jim Dolan, said Tuesday that it signed a deal which will see rock legend Billy Joel perform monthly at its Manhattan arena indefinitely.
After failing to agree to terms for a contract renewal, AT&T said it decided to drop horse racing network TVG from its U-Verse TV lineup.
AT&T said Tuesday that it launched a new interactive weather application for U-verse TV subscribers.
Satellite providers DirecTV and Dish Network topped a recent pay-TV customer satisfaction study from London-based research firm YouGovBrandIndex.
Comcast is teaming with Nielsen to determine a way for advertisers to insert current ads into on-demand episodes that are being viewed by consumers days after they originally air.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos deftly dodged questions by "60 Minutes" reporter Charlie Rose about his company's reported secret set-top box project that would allow customers to watch streaming video without a cable provider.
Time Warner Cable may have difficulty persuading other Pay-TV providers to carry its new regional sports channel in Los Angeles. Sources told the New York Post that several distributors are planning to decline the Dodgers network, named SportsNet LA, because of Time Warner's pricey fees. According to sources, which were not identified by the Post but said to be close to the negotiations, TWC is expected to charge distributors $5 per month per subscriber for the network. That fee would then increase to $8 per sub per month over five years.