News of Note—Comcast, Activision, Amazon, CenturyLink and more

news of note

> Gamemaker Activision Blizzard announced that the nearly 23 million Xfinity TV subscribers will have the first access to a beta test of the new “Call of Duty: WWII.” Press release

> Viacom International Media Networks is planning to offer a new SVOD in Denmark, Sweden and Norway starting in October. FierceOnlineVideo story

> Bill Nye, the science guy, is suing the Walt Disney Company for $37 million, claiming he was not given his fair share of the profits from his long-running ’90s TV show. FierceBroadcasting story

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> CenturyLink is giving businesses the option to migrate to a hybrid cloud environment that balances public cloud agility with the security and dedicated infrastructure of a private offering with its DCC (Dedicated Cloud Compute) Foundation. FierceTelecom story

> Amazon Prime Video has released the schedule for the 11 NFL games (10 Thursday night matchups and one on Christmas Day) that it will be live streaming for its subscribers this season. FierceOnlineVideo story

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