Post Tagged with: "CBS"

Moonves Says CBS Still In Negotiations With Apple Over TV Service
/ May 27, 2015 12:58 pm
Moonves Says CBS Still In Negotiations With Apple Over TV Service

TechCrunch reports "Moonves did say that CBS would ‘probably’ sign up for the service, adding “we’re very excited about it.” Moonves also said that an Apple TV service would also work within its normal affiliate network, and CBS would give a cut of whatever base rate Apple provided to it to those affiliates. The service has been rumored to be bound up in negotiations with TV broadcasters like CBS and others over offering local channels on its new service. A new piece of Apple TV hardware is said to be launching at Apple’s WWDC conference the week after next.". Read More

Fox Streams to Chromecast
/ May 18, 2015 10:39 am
Fox Streams to Chromecast

Multichannel News reports, "Fox has added a new platform for its authenticated Fox Now app by going live on Google’s over-the-top streaming device, Chromecast. The news is part of an expansion of content available on Chromecast, with Google also announcing the launch of CBS content on the device Thursday.". Read More

CBS’s Video Streaming Service Now Offers Live TV In Over 60% Of The U.S.
/ May 14, 2015 10:52 am
CBS’s Video Streaming Service Now Offers Live TV In Over 60% Of The U.S.

Tech Crunch reports "CBS’s on-demand video streaming service will now offer local, live TV feeds which cover over 60% of the U.S., the company announced this morning. CBS All Access, the network’s over-the-top streaming video service, has long attempted to differentiate itself from competitors like Netflix by making live linear feeds from local CBS stations available to the service’s subscribers.". Read More

CBS Strikes New Deals for All Access Streaming Service
/ April 10, 2015 10:54 am
CBS Strikes New Deals for All Access Streaming Service

AdWeek reports "More local stations are buying into CBS All Access, the subscription-based, livestreaming and on-demand service of the CBS broadcast network.". Read More

A Dozen Station Groups on Board With CBS All Access
/ April 9, 2015 11:28 am
A Dozen Station Groups on Board With CBS All Access

Broadcasting & Cable reports "CBS has reached carriage agreements with several affiliate groups for its CBS All Access live streaming service. Gray Television, Nexstar, Raycom, Hearst Television, Dispatch, Meredith, Graham Media, Lilly Broadcasting, Morgan Murphy, Morris Network, Neuhoff Media and Withers have signed on to partner with CBS, and CBS says more are to come." . Read More

Wednesday Ratings: ‘Black-ish’ Hits 2015 High As ABC Wins Night
/ April 2, 2015 11:29 am
Wednesday Ratings: ‘Black-ish’ Hits 2015 High As ABC Wins Night

Variety reports "Another soft showing by the concluding second part of CBS original movie “The Dovekeepers” seemed to help the competition, with ABC’s “The Black-ish” the biggest opportunist as it posted its best demo score since the fall.". Read More

Here’s how Sling TV, sports streaming, and standalone services will impact pay-TV
/ March 27, 2015 10:59 am
Here’s how Sling TV, sports streaming, and standalone services will impact pay-TV

VentureBeat reports "We’re just a few months into 2015, but it already seems that this is the Year of the Streaming Service. You’ve undoubtedly heard the news: HBO Now is arriving soon; NBCU has plans to launch a comedy-focused subscription video service; Sling TV is adding AMC and IFC to its channel lineup; CBS All Access is live, and Showtime’s standalone service could arrive in 2015." . Read More

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