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Comcast, playing off its own TV Everywhere experience with subsidiary thePlatform’s mpx video management system, is pushing its content distribution system, Comcast Wholesale, into a broader play for OTT and TV Everywhere customers.
Is there a new Age of TV News dawning? Maybe so.
International news agency Reuters is reported to be in the process of developing a full-fledged digital TV news service that will be called, appropriately, Reuters.TV, and is set to launch next year, according to published reports.
Ad Age writes that the new platform initially will roll out for iOS devices, and will be a subscription service that also will be ad-supported, although ad loads will be light, the company said.
Warren Hellman, the founder of the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival, passed away this week. The free music festival is one of the largest of its kind in the nation, and attracts scores musicians from multiple genres.