News of Note—ABC, Comcast, IMAX, Innovid and TEGNA

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> Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is now accepting applications for its second class. Release

> Streaming companies Tencent Video, FandangoNOW and Rakuten TV and global device partners Arcam, Elite, Integra, Lexicon, Onkyo, Pioneer, TCL and Trinnov have joined the IMAX Enhanced program. Release

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> Innovid has secured $30 million in pre-IPO funding from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Release

> TEGNA has entered into a multiyear deal with the ABC network that renews the station affiliation agreements for all of the company’s ABC-affiliated stations. Release

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