The Walt Disney Company and Comcast Corporation have announced that Disney will assume full operational control of Hulu, effective immediately.
AT&T has sold its minority stake in Hulu back to the streaming video joint venture.
Police in Australia have arrested a 21-year-old Sydney man who allegedly made AU $300,000 (EUR187,000) selling passwords of services including Netflix, Spotify, Hulu, PSN, and Origin.
Parks Associates research finds OTT video services have transitioned back into the home’s living room, with a majority (52%) of US broadband households now watching online video on a TV that is connected to the internet.
Simulation forecasts OTT-only subscribership will increase by 17% by 2024, yet bundling of services will maintain largest market share.
Hulu and YouTube TV are the most popular live TV streaming services inn the US, according to a survey from UBS.
Disney expects to lose $150 million from terminating licensing deals with Netflix this year.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery have won ZDF as a participant in their joint German streaming portal.
The top three OTT video services, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, and Netflix, maintain significant market share, with 91% of OTT subscribers getting at least one of these services, according to Parks Associates.
Hulu has confirmed that it’s live streaming OTT service, Hulu with Live TV, has surpassed 1 million customers.