content wars

content wars

Is Cable TV Tuning In Its Own Obsolescence?

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Cable TV may be in for a rude awakening from the dream-like hold it has managed to keep over consumers all these years. Recent content provider disputes among DirecTV and Viacom, along with legal decisions allowing websites like Aereo to stream broadcast TV, are putting the industry's revenue model in...
Is Cable TV Tuning In Its Own Obsolescence?

Fact's victory over Surfthechannel is a decisive blow in the copyright wars

www.guardian.co.uk
The link-sharing website's demise at the hands of the content industry's pitbull has set more than one precedentAnton Vickerman probably didn't want to enter the history books in this way. As the founder of surfthechannel.com, a website that provided links to TV and film content - in a significant number...
Fact's victory over Surfthechannel is a decisive blow in the copyright wars

Content Wars – Could Meltwater-Versus-AP And UK Papers Spill Over?

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You’ll recall the battles between the RIAA and the technology industry over music licensing. Well something similar as been going on regarding how newspaper content is licensed to commercial clippings agencies, and it’s blowing up on both sides of the Atlantic. The Associated Press today filed suit against Meltwater News...
Content Wars – Could Meltwater-Versus-AP And UK Papers Spill Over?

HBO Inks Exclusive Deal With Universal To Keep Content Out Of Netflix's Hands

techcrunch.com
HBO today has won a battle in the over-the-top content wars: the pay-TV giant has inked a deal with Universal Pictures that extends Universal Pictures’ and Focus Features’ films appearing on HBO’s TV, online and mobile platforms in the U.S. for the next decade. What’s key is that the deal is exclusive to...
HBO Inks Exclusive Deal With Universal To Keep Content Out Of Netflix's Hands

Barnes and Noble steps up battle against Amazon

www.washingtonpost.com
The content wars continue. Barnes and Noble announced Tuesday that it's releasing its very own video service -- Nook Video -- in partnership with studios such as HBO, Sony Pictures, Starz, Viacom and Warner Brothers. Read full article >>...
Barnes and Noble steps up battle against Amazon
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