News of Note—AT&T; Defy Media; Hulu and Nielsen

news of note

Here are the stories we’re following today:

> Both AT&T and Hulu are looking to roll ads when subscribers pause their OTT programming. Variety article

> Nielsen announced that Sky Link Media, a U.S. Chinese entertainment and news distributor with U.S. headquarters in San Francisco and Los Angeles, has named Nielsen its Local TV measurement provider. Release

> Dozens of YouTube creators are being left unpaid after multichannel network Defy Media shut down with little notice. The Verge article