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Spotify gets its MTV, plus VH1 and CMT too

The startup will be the streaming-music service for top music TV company Viacom, directly providing the tunes on MTV, CMT, and VH1 apps and websites.

By July 22, 2014

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AOL: TV channel of the next generation? New video head sees it so

AOL tapped Dermot McCormack to take the steering wheel of its revving video engine. His outlook: The company becomes the Internet's ad-based TV behemoth.

By October 8, 2014

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Sony clears major hurdle to Internet TV with Viacom channels

Sony's fully online TV service -- the first of its kind -- is coming, but it's no cable killer yet. It seals a big deal for Viacom channels like Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and MTV.

By September 10, 2014

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Sony's affordable tabletop 'hi-fi' system

The $150 Sony CMT-MX500i might serve as a terrific starter hi-fi or holiday present; either way the Audiophiliac thinks it's a sweet little system.

By November 10, 2013

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Post-YouTube, MTV revives the video star -- briefly

After forces like YouTube hammered the final nail in the coffin of music-centered TV channels that actually played music, Viacom's channels resuscitate the notion -- at least for a few hours.

By July 4, 2013

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I want my MTV, again

More than 30 years ago, MTV was Music Television, and on July 4 it will be again.

By July 3, 2013

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Twitter and Viacom announce social video marketing pact

The new deal, which will start with tweeted highlights during the MTV Video Music Awards, is the latest in Twitter's ongoing march to bolster its advertising muscle.

By June 19, 2013

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Viacom launches music TV apps with on-demand video

Starting with one for MTV and MTV2, they build on the company's current "second screen" apps and add on-demand video, plus new webisode-style series. But most of it is only for people who already pay.

By June 12, 2013

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Viacom, DirecTV trade salvos in content battle

DirecTV says Viacom requires it to carry EPIX channel for an additional half a billion dollars, a cost that would be passed on to customers. Meanwhile, TV fans are still stuck with a blackout of Viacom shows on DirecTV.

By July 18, 2012

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MTV, Comedy Central, other Viacom channels go dark for DirecTV

It's unclear how long the blackout -- which hits more than 20 million customers -- might last after DirecTV and Viacom fail to come to terms on distribution fees.

By July 11, 2012