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October 8, 2018 3:18 PM Microsoft testing new game-streaming service

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is testing a new game streaming service called Project xCloud that is designed to work across PCs, consoles and mobile devices, the company said on Monday. “We are testing Project xCloud today. The test runs on devices (mobile phones, tablets) paired with an Xbox Wireless Controller through Bluetooth, and it is also playable 88

October 3, 2018 7:10 PM Amazon announces $50 4K-capable Fire TV Stick

Amazon just unveiled its first sub-$50 media streamer capable of streaming 4K content. The new Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is a media hub that supports ultra high definition (UHD, or 4K) streaming video with high dynamic range (HDR) in HDR10, HDR10+, and Dolby Vision formats. The Fire TV Stick 4K features a 1.7GHz quad-core processor that Amazon claims is 80 percent 87

October 2, 2018 6:21 PM Tencent Music Files for U.S. IPO

Chinese music-streaming service could be one of the biggest tech IPOs ever Tencent Music Entertainment Group filed to go public in the U.S. on Tuesday, kicking off what could be one of the biggest initial public offerings ever for a technology company. The China-based music streaming service, part of internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. TCEHY -2.26% , said it has applied 79

October 2, 2018 10:17 AM Ubisoft shares climb on Google game streaming partnership deal

PARIS (Reuters) - Ubisoft (UBIP.PA) shares rose on Tuesday, outperforming weaker European markets, after Google said it had partnered with the French video games maker to test its video game streaming service. Ubisoft's shares were up 2.4 percent in mid-session trading at 98.94 euros, making the stock the best performer on Paris' SBF-120 index .SBF120, which 82

September 28, 2018 6:08 AM Netflix to double investments in France, produce more local shows

PARIS (Reuters) - Streaming service Netflix Inc. (NFLX.O) plans to double its investments in France and produce 14 local shows, twice as many as previously planned, Chief Executive Reed Hastings said Friday. Hastings did not disclose how much Netflix would invest in France, though it would be “many millions of euros”, he told French radio station BFM Business 96

September 27, 2018 2:02 PM Amazon-owned Twitch to stream Thursday NFL games this season

Thursday Night Football will debut for free on Amazon-owned livestreaming platform Twitch beginning with this week's matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Los Angeles Rams, the company announced Thursday. The move to Twitch is a part of Amazon's renewal of its two-year, $130 million broadcasting deal with the NFL for the 2018 and 2019 seasons 79

September 26, 2018 5:17 PM Disney Gets $15 Billion to Invest in Streaming

Disney investors can be relieved that 21st Century Fox is tendering its 39% stake in Sky Bob Iger, chief executive of Walt Disney, spoke of Sky as a “crown jewel” in his $71 billion pursuit of 21st Century Fox assets. In the end, though, it was a jewel he could do without. For Disney investors, that probably comes as a relief. On Wednesday, Disney consented 58

September 24, 2018 10:34 AM EU regulators to decide by October 26 on Sony's $2.3 billion bid for EMI

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Sony Corp (6758.T) will know by Oct. 26 whether EU antitrust regulators will wave through its $2.3 billion offer for control of EMI to become the world’s largest music publisher, according to a filing on the European Commission website on Monday. Sony, which announced the deal in May, sought EU approval for the deal last Friday 87

September 21, 2018 6:24 PM Circle of Life: Elton John Stays With Music Label

Universal Music’s deal with ‘Rocket Man’ singer shows how labels, in the streaming age, have had to evolve from just being a publisher Elton John agreed to stay with the world’s largest music company, Universal Music Group, in a sign there is still a place for music labels in the streaming age. The contract with Mr. John, who kicked off a three-year-long 68

September 18, 2018 5:38 PM U.S. audience for Emmy Awards show hits record low

(Reuters) - The U.S. television audience for the Emmy Awards slumped about 11 percent to a new all-time low, according to Nielsen ratings data on Tuesday, drawing just 10.2 million American viewers. Last year’s Emmy Awards ceremony, celebrating the best of television, was seen by 11.4 million U.S. viewers, which itself tied the previous record-low figure 85