Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

11-20 results from 1000 for query «streaming»

December 11, 2018 11:04 PM China's Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in U.S. IPO

NEW YORK/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China-based music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment Group TME.N has raised close to $1.1 billion in its U.S. initial public offering (IPO) after pricing its shares at the bottom of its targeted range, two sources said on Tuesday. The music arm of gaming and social network giant Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) priced 126

December 5, 2018 7:27 PM Cuaron's 'Roma' beckons moviegoers to Mexico's presidential digs

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Alfonso Cuaron’s critically acclaimed film “Roma” is set to show in one of Mexico’s most exclusive venues, taking over the once-private screening room of the palatial presidential residence, which President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has opened to the public. Lopez Obrador on Saturday transformed “Los Pinos,” the luxurious home of Mexican 118

December 4, 2018 11:25 AM Chief at Alibaba video site Youku steps down amid corruption probe

BEIJING (Reuters) - The president of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s video streaming service, Youku, has stepped down and is believed to be talking to Chinese authorities as part of a potential corruption case, the company said on Tuesday. The abrupt departure comes amid a wider reshuffle of Alibaba executives as the company shores up its leadership following 131

November 27, 2018 9:27 PM Netflix to create animation series based on Roald Dahl books

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc said on Tuesday it will adapt celebrated British children’s author Roald Dahl’s books such as “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and “Matilda” as animation series. The streaming company said it signed an agreement with the Roald Dahl Story Co, but did not disclose the financial terms. The other titles include "The BFG", "The Twits" 121

November 26, 2018 4:18 AM Refunds promised after tech glitch on Woods-Mickelson live stream

Golf fans who paid $19.95 to watch Friday’s live stream of a one-on-one, $9 million winner-take-all match between longtime rivals Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson received some good news Saturday: They’ll be getting their money back. Because of a pre-match technology glitch with its Bleacher Report Live paywall, media company Turner feared that some fans who already 79

November 25, 2018 1:42 PM Tyrus, Britt McHenry co-host inside look at 'Fox Nation' ahead of anticipated launch

Tyrus and Britt McHenry will co-host “UN-PC” on Fox Nation when the streaming service launches on Nov. 27. Britt McHenry and Tyrus will co-host a special look at "Fox Nation," the new on-demand, subscription-based streaming service for Fox News super fans, on Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on Fox News Channel. “Fox Nation Launch Special” will include stars Dana Perino 134

November 15, 2018 7:11 PM Baseball owners extend commissioner Rob Manfred's contract

ATLANTA -- Baseball owners have extended the contract of Commissioner Rob Manfred after two days of meetings in Atlanta. The owners put off any decision Thursday on changes that might speed games. Manfred said they prefer to reach a consensus with the players' union. Manfred took over as commissioner from Bud Selig in 2015. His new deal runs through 68

November 13, 2018 7:41 PM Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company said services would now be available in 13 Arab markets, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Morocco but not Libya, Iraq, Syria, or Yemen. Spotify has been unofficially 86

November 7, 2018 11:16 PM Comcast plans to roll out new video-streaming device: source

(Reuters) - Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) is planning to launch a product that will allow its broadband subscribers to aggregate some video streaming applications, including Netflix, Amazon Prime and YouTube, according to a source familiar with the matter. The product, set to be launched next year, will come with a voice-activated remote and will first be a set-top 128

October 24, 2018 5:02 PM Pay-TV, Video-on-Demand outgrowing ad-funded TV in Germany

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Pay-TV and Paid Video-on-Demand are expected to rapidly outgrow advertising funded TV in Germany this year, an industry association said, as commercial broadcasters struggle to compete with rivals like Netflix. Revenues from subscription TV and video are seen growing by 10.7 percent to 3.4 billion euros ($3.9 billion), the VAUNET 101