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Disney+
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Verizon is offering new and current customers a free year of Disney+ as the battle for streaming customers heats up. Read more here.
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File photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore.
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AP News
September 24, 2019 - 10:13 am
Shares of Netflix are opening in negative territory for the year — the first time that's happened since 2016 — as major media players step into the stream to fight for subscribers.
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Disney+
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CNN
September 23, 2019 - 11:32 am
Disney+ doesn't launch for another two months, but it's now available for pre-order. Read more here.
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NBC Universal
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Comcast's NBCUniversal said its upcoming streaming service will be called Peacock, in an homage to NBC's logo. It will become the home for some of the company's most popular shows. Read more here.
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Apple CEO Tim Cook announces new products
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AP News
September 11, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Apple is finally taking on Netflix with its own streaming television service and, uncharacteristically for the company, offering it at a bargain price — $5 a month. Plus, Disney is launching its own assault on Netflix the same month, for just $7. Read more here.
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Viacom
Mark Lennihan/AP, file
August 13, 2019 - 3:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS and Viacom announced a long-anticipated reunion Tuesday, bringing together their television networks and the Paramount movie studio as traditional media giants bulk up to challenge streaming companies like Netflix. Viacom CEO Bob Bakish, who will become CEO of the combined...
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Alisha Boe, Katherine Langford, Derek Luke, Dylan Minnette, Miles Heizer and producers attend #NETFLIXFYSEE Event For "13 Reasons Why" Season 2 - Arrivals at Netflix FYSEE At Raleigh Studios on June 1, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
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July 16, 2019 - 7:35 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix has decided to remove a graphic suicide scene from the Season 1 finale of its show "13 Reasons Why" as the series prepares to launch its third season. Show creator Brian Yorkey says in a statement on Twitter the intent in portraying the suicide in such graphic detail was...
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Is Apple killing iTunes?  That's the biggest question ahead of Apple's annual developer conference in San Jose, California, on Monday.
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June 03, 2019 - 4:20 pm
By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) - - The music industry has changed dramatically since Apple disrupted the way people buy songs and albums nearly two decades ago. So Apple is phasing out iTunes in favor of three more modern apps. Apple announced Monday that iTunes will be replaced by a...
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Chris Rock
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April 10, 2019 - 1:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is launching its first audio venture that will feature the video streaming service's comedy programming on SiriusXM. The companies on Wednesday announced "Netflix Is A Joke Radio" will feature highlights from such comedians as Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Ricky Gervais, Sarah...
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Cars enter and leave Fox Studios.
Chris Pizzello/AP
March 20, 2019 - 8:52 am
(Associated Press) — Disney has closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment business, putting "Cinderella," ''The Simpsons," ''Star Wars" and "Dr. Strange" under one corporate roof. The deal is likely to shake up the media landscape. Among other things, it paves the way for Disney to...
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