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Amazon exploring pay-TV too?

Amazon is said to be meeting with a few of the big media companies, eyeing the possibility of licensing their TV channels, in a report that comes the same day Verizon makes a big step toward such a service.

By January 21, 2014

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Verizon CEO calls for pay-TV rule changes

Says telephone company shouldn't be required to pay fees to local governments for offering pay TV over fiber.

By April 18, 2005

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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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Apple said to be working on Web TV service like Dish's Sling TV

The electronics giant is talking with TV programmers about offering an Internet-based pay TV service, according to a report from Recode.

By February 4, 2015

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First Sky-HBO co-production 'The Young Pope' signs Diane Keaton to star with Jude Law

Law plays a fictional pontiff as the broadcasters team up to take on global rivals such as Netflix and Amazon.

By July 28, 2015

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Where the heck is Apple TV?

Three years since its last major upgrade, another Apple event has come and gone without a peep about Apple's streaming-video box. Here's why we're still waiting.

By June 9, 2015

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Sports are no savior to big cable bundles, survey says

Sports are often seen as the linchpin keeping people in pricey cable packages, but a recent survey found most subscribers don't need games to keep paying for TV. Plus, many sports fans would pony up for streaming.

By May 29, 2015

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Apple TV service coming? Time Warner's CEO is betting on it

The chief executive of HBO-parent Time Warner says he's "pretty confident" Apple will launch its own streaming TV offering soon. Also: HBO chief says HBO Now will soon be available through more ISPs.

By April 29, 2015

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ESPN sues Verizon over new 'skinny bundles' for cable TV

The lawsuit comes after Verizon unveiled new bundles that allow customers to choose specific packages of channels that can be swapped every 30 days.

By April 27, 2015

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New anti-piracy code proposes the 'three strikes' policy for Australia

After service providers and rights holders were called on by the Australian Government to develop a code to address copyright infringement, the industry has responded with a three-strikes scheme for pirates.

By February 19, 2015