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Lions Gate offered to sell Starz to CBS for $5.5 billion - sources

18 May 2019

Lions Gates Entertainment offered to sell cable channel Starz to CBS Corp for $5.5 billion after rebuffing a lower offer, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Disney takes control of Hulu to challenge Netflix, Amazon

15 May 2019

Walt Disney Co said it will take full control of the Hulu service in a deal with Comcast Corp, as it vies for a bigger piece of the global video streaming market dominated by companies such as Netflix Inc. | Video

Sinclair CEO sees possible deals with Amazon and others seeking live sports

06 May 2019

NEW YORK Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc would consider teaming up with Amazon.com Inc and other tech giants to offer live sports, its chief told Reuters, fresh from announcing a $9.6 billion deal to buy Disney's regional sports networks.

Sinclair CEO sees possible deals with Amazon and others seeking live sports

06 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 6 Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc would consider teaming up with Amazon.com Inc and other tech giants to offer live sports, its chief told Reuters, fresh from announcing a $9.6 billion deal to buy Disney's regional sports networks.

Hulu achieves rapid growth, hits 26.8 million paid subscribers

01 May 2019

Hulu on Wednesday said it has reached 26.8 million paid subscribers, a milestone that suggested rapid growth in the first four months of the year. | Video

Spotify hits 100 million subscribers, reports revenue jump

29 Apr 2019

Spotify Technology SA, the world's leading streaming platform, said on Monday it had hit 100 million paid subscribers as it reported a better-than-expected rise in first-quarter revenue. | Video

Who was first to launch 5G? Depends who you ask

06 Apr 2019

NEW YORK/SEOUL When it comes to who triumphed in the multi-billion dollar global race to launch the world's first 5G next generation wireless network, the winner is clear ... depending on who you ask.

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