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Periscope the big winner for Mayweather-Pacquiao pay-per-view dodgers

HBO and Showtime networks charged $100 a pop to see the history-making fight, but netizens used technology -- specifically Twitter's Periscope tool for live broadcasting -- to watch the match for free.

By May 3, 2015

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YouTube Live streaming now features pay-per-view

As it celebrates its first birthday, YouTube Live starts rolling out pay-per-view streaming. But not everywhere just yet.

By April 10, 2012

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Google bringing pay-per-view to YouTube

Professional content producers rejoice: Google plans to sell YouTube videos with micropayments and subscription services, CEO Eric Schmidt said Thursday.

By April 16, 2009

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RealNetworks mulling adult pay-per-view

It's not just a dirty rumor. A company executive says Real is expanding its tiers of service, possibly including "even an adult tier." Will there be a smut subscription?

By August 15, 2002

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Pay-per-view films on a PC near you

Video-on-demand provider Kanakaris is striving to transform the way people watch movies--but can it differentiate itself from the competition?

February 20, 2002

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Verizon mulls mobile video that doesn't eat into your data cap

The telecom company is readying a mobile and online video service for launch in late summer, and a top exec says there's nothing like it.

By July 21, 2015

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Twitter's hot Periscope arrives on Android

Popular live-streaming app arrives on Android almost a month after its top competitor Meerkat.

By May 26, 2015

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CBS would join Apple's TV service, if price is right

CEO Les Moonves says his broadcast network would "probably" be part of Internet-delivered TV from Apple. The deciding factor? Cold hard cash.

By May 27, 2015

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Mayweather-Pacquiao memes entertain more than the actual fight

After much hype and a match that disappointed many, we have a new champion. But as per usual, the Internet is the real victor.

By May 4, 2015

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Fight night proves Periscope popular for pirating video

Live-streaming apps made it easy for anyone to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight for free, "Star Wars" fans get new movie details on May the Fourth, and a true space heroine boldly brews the first espresso in zero gravity.

By May 4, 2015