News of Note—Viacom, Xumo, Nielsen and Amazon

news of note

Here are some of the other stories we're following today:

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

> XUMO announced that viewing in its multiplatform service will be incorporated into Nielsen's Digital Content Ratings. Release

> Veteran TV executive Vernon Sanders has joined Amazon Studios as co-head of television. Variety article


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