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TiVo Unveils TiVo Stream 4K

New Product, Built to Bring Entertainment Together, Features Strategic Relationship With Sling TV TiVo, the company that brings entertainment together, announced TiVo Stream 4K™, an easy-to-use streamer with live TV and Cloud DVR from the Sling TV app, plus leading content services. It gives consumers the power to create the bundle they want across multiple entertainment sources using a smart, intuitive interface making it simple to find, watch and enjoy. “Schurz is thrilled to be working with TiVo on this exciting…

Sling TV Bolsters Live TV with Fox News, MSNBC, CNN’s HLN in Base Service; Launches Free Cloud DVR, Updated Pricing, Channel Lineups

FOX News Channel, MSNBC and CNN's HLN Expand News Offerings in Sling Blue Base Service Sling TV expanded its live news offerings with the addition of FOX News, MSNBC and CNN's HLN to Sling Blue base service and launched new "Cloud DVR Free" for all Sling TV subscribers. Sling also introduced updates to pricing and channel lineups across both services. "Sling customers have been clear: they want more live news and sports, and they want a cloud DVR included at purchase – and we listened," said…

Telaria and Sling TV Research Reveals Connected TV Is Key to Reaching Undecided GenZennial Voters Ahead of the 2020 Presidential Election

66% Say CTV Ads Are Relevant and Informative; 50% Prefer CTV Ads vs. Linear TV Ads Telaria, the complete software platform that optimizes yield for leading video publishers, published proprietary research in partnership with Sling TV, illustrating how Connected TV (CTV) will be the key platform for political advertisers to reach GenZennial voters, regardless of party affiliation. With the 2020 Presidential election expected to see an unprecedented amount of advertising spending, the stakes for buyers and sellers of…

DISH Media Appoints Dave Antonelli to Direct Sling TV Advertising Strategy and Sales

DISH Media announced that Dave Antonelli has been selected to lead advertising strategy and revenue for Sling TV. "Dave will apply his insights into the rapidly changing media landscape to further Sling's leadership in advertising innovation as the lines between digital and TV continue to blur," said Kevin Arrix, senior vice president of DISH Media. "Dave will bring exceptional leadership and guidance to both Sling TV and DISH Media." In his new role, Antonelli will manage Sling TV client services, direct and…

Sling TV Brings First vMVPD to Oculus Go Virtual Reality Headset

Sling TV Launches First Virtual Multichannel Video Programming Distributor (vMVPD) on All-In-One Oculus Go Virtual Reality (VR) Headset Sling TV became the first virtual multichannel video programming distributor (vMVPD) to launch on Oculus Go, the all-in-one wireless virtual reality (VR) headset. The Sling TV experience on Oculus Go is equivalent to watching on a 180-inch television. For a limited time, customers who purchase and activate a new Oculus Go will receive an $80 credit toward Sling TV subscription services.…

DISH and Sling TV Join Comscore Campaign Ratings Beta, Introduce Addressable Ads to Measurement Platform

The Addition Marks the First MVPD to Join the Comscore Campaign Ratings Beta Program DISH Media announced it will join the Comscore Campaign Ratings beta alongside other leading media companies. DISH Media encompasses inventory of both DISH and Sling TV – including its live-streamed TV and VOD – and marks the first multichannel video programming distributor (MVPD) to join Comscore’s cross-platform video ad measurement solution. As a leader in addressable advertising, DISH Media’s inclusion broadens the measurement to…

Outside TV Features Boosts Distribution Gains by Adding Top Cable, Satellite and vMVPD Providers

Comcast’s Xfinity TV, DISH and Sling TV Now Offer Rapidly Growing SVOD service Outside TV’s online subscription video on demand (SVOD) offering has expanded significantly and is now available over the internet on Comcast’s Xfinity X1 platform, DISH Network and Sling TV this summer. Known as Outside TV Features, the SVOD service is the premier collection of adventure sports films and series from around the world offered commercial free and on-demand on several leading platforms for $4.99 per month. Outside TV Features’ …