News of Note—Frontier, Plex, Turner, T-Mobile, more

News of note

> Frontier Communications has signed a voluntary agreement to limit the energy usage of its pay TV set-tops. Release

> Plex has quietly added new functionality to its DVR for Plex Pass subscribers that will allow them to have commercials automatically chopped out of recordings. FierceBroadcasting article

> Turner has picked Amazon Web Services as its “preferred” cloud provider as it undergoes the process of moving thousands of virtual machines to AWS. FierceOnlineVideo article

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> Following a meeting with the company’s management, the analysts at Wall Street research firm Jefferies said T-Mobile likely will meet or exceed its guidance for customer net additions and earnings. FierceWireless article

> Canada-based video technology company Dejero has secured new financing to help accelerate product development and global expansion for its blended IP video delivery solution. FierceBroadcasting article

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