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pay-tv rights


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


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


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


Verizon Go90 mobile video service opens gates to public Thursday

After a short invite-only period, Verizon's experiment with a cross-carrier, mobile-only video service will be available in app stores this week.

By September 29, 2015


Verizon's Go90 to deliver free mobile TV service

Verizon customers get some video exclusively from the purely mobile mix of YouTube-like clips and on-the-go TV, but people who use any rival carrier will be able to watch at no cost too.

By September 8, 2015


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


Apple said to be exploring making its own movies and TV shows

Original content could be a valuable addition to a much-hinted-at Web-based subscription TV service.

By August 31, 2015


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


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


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