Time’s streaming service gets rebranded as ‘PeopleTV,’ passes 100M views in year one – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Time is giving its celeb and entertainment-filled streaming service a new name. Launched last year as the blandly and cumbersome “People/Entertainment Weekly Network,” the newly rebranded service is now being called just […]

HBO NOW’s app has pulled in $19 million since the “Game of Thrones” premiere – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The “Game of Thrones” effect is in full force for HBO NOW, the premium network’s streaming service for cord cutters. According to new data from app intelligence firm App Annie, the iOS […]

CBS adds 24/7 news from CBSN to its standalone streaming service, CBS All Access – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch CBS’ streaming service for cord cutters, CBS All Access, is rounding out its programming lineup by adding live, anchored new coverage and original reporting to its subscription service by way of CBSN. […]

AMC launches a $5 per month ad-free TV streaming service – but not for cord cutters – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Cable network AMC today announced the launch of a new streaming service called AMC Premiere, which allows subscribers to pay $5 per month for access to commercial-free versions of its current TV […]

Free streaming service Tubi TV grabs $20 million in new funding – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch San Francisco-based Tubi TV has raised an additional $20 million for its advertising supported streaming service for TV and movies. Investors in the round are betting on the fact that the next […]

Former Maker, Disney, Nickelodeon execs raise $6 million for kids media startup Pocketwatch – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch With traditional television no longer the powerhouse it once was, today’s kids grow up on a diet of Netflix and YouTube and other digital content. A new startup aiming to be the […]