Analyst Insights

CES 2018

January 18, 2018Rob Silvershein

CES 2018

The 51st annual Consumer Electronics Show is now behind us, and the preliminary data shows that the numbers were strong. According to the Consumer...

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A Foxier FOX

January 11, 2018Rob Silvershein

A Foxier FOX

There has been much written about Disney’s acquisition of key 21st Century Fox assets, with much of the media rightfully focused on how this...

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The Year Ahead for TV & Video

January 04, 2018Joel Espelien

The Year Ahead for TV & Video

Belated Happy New Year, TDG readers! As we all contemplate our New Year’s resolutions, we thought we’d share a few of our predictions for the TV...

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The Role of Hulu in Disney’s Acquisition of Fox

January 03, 2018Mike Berkley

The Role of Hulu in Disney’s Acquisition of Fox

Since Disney’s announcement in December that it will acquire most of Fox’s assets, including majority control over Hulu, there has been some...

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Mighty Mouse

January 02, 2018Joel Espelien

Mighty Mouse

Huge news out of the pay-TV world last month as Disney announced the $66 billion acquisition of Fox, including Fox’s interest in Hulu but excluding...

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Capturing Viewers in the Wild

December 12, 2017Joel Espelien

Capturing Viewers in the Wild

ESPN finally provided an update on its attempt to combine legacy and broadband video streaming into a single measurement. According to Variety, the...

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Free Pay-TV?

December 05, 2017Joel Espelien

Free Pay-TV?

TDG spoke with industry sources last week that confirmed Amazon is still working to launch a free skinny bundle of live TV channels as part of its...

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Fair but Unequal

November 28, 2017Joel Espelien

Fair but Unequal

As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, the FCC will vote on December 14 to dismantle the Obama Administration’s “Title II” net neutrality rules...

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Don’t Change That Channel!

November 21, 2017Joel Espelien

Don’t Change That Channel!

Roku announced its first quarter of financial results as a public company earlier this month, and the market loved it. Streaming video hours were up...

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Fake News

November 15, 2017Joel Espelien

Fake News

Another strange week in the mediasphere. Comic Louis C.K. followed Kevin Spacey onto the celebrity scrap heap in a nearly shot-for-shot repeat of...

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