News of Note—Amazon, Cheddar, Dish, Viacom and Warner Bros.

news of note

Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> Amazon and Warner Bros. are allowing Prime members to buy early screening tickets for "Aquaman." Release

> Cheddar is launching on Samsung's TV Plus smart TV streaming service. 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.

> Dish announced Monday that it has appointed Atilla Tinic to the role of senior vice president and chief information officer. Release

> Viacom has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on both its Class A and Class B common stock. Release

Suggested Articles

Comcast and TiVo have ended their years-long legal battle and entered into a new 15-year patent license agreement.

Any inkling of a DirecTV-Dish Network merger is a non-starter until 5G networks reach more rural markets and expand consumer choice.

Private equity firm TPG is reportedly looking to sell off Astound – its U.S. cable operator group that includes Wave Broadband, RCN and Grande.