News of Note—PlayStation Vue, Sling Media, Amazon Prime Video and more

news of note

Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> David Nevins was named the new chief creative officer for CBS. Release

> Sling Media announced it integrated SlingStudio with Vimeo’s open video platform. Release

Sponsored by Dell Technologies

Whitepaper: How to Elevate Your Content Delivery Workflows With Dell EMC PowerScale

Learn how Dell EMC PowerScale helps meet surging viewer demand while reducing costs with a single centralized platform for the ingest, processing, and delivery of the content your viewers love.

> Amazon’s Prime Video will be made available through du’s mobile and IPTV service in the UAE. Rapid TV News article

> Funimation’s content will reportedly leave Crunchyroll and VRV due to Sony’s purchase of Funimation. Engadget article

> Sony updated its PlayStation Vue app for the Apple TV device to support integration with the TV app. 9to5Mac article


Suggested Articles

Tegna said it is planning to launch OTT streaming apps for its stations on Amazon Fire TV by the end of 2020.

Sinclair’s local sports segment took a major hit in the third quarter.

Locast, a free streaming app for local broadcast television, said it now has more than 1.7 million users as it expands its footprint.