Netflix in Talks With China’s Wasu to Enter Country: Report
According to a report by Bloomberg, Netflix has held talks with Wasu — and other companies — about forming a possible partnership in the world’s most-populous nation.
Business Insider http://read.bi/1GcfI1c
Streaming Video News
Amazon’s Twitch Now Streaming on Roku — For Free
Starting Thursday, Twitch is available on Roku media players in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland, as well as on Roku TV models in the U.S. and Canada.
Ordinary people are making money from live-streaming
You’ve probably heard about Meerkat and Periscope, the two live video streaming apps that launched this year to big headlines, and heavy usage from the technorati. We’re guessing that if we also mentioned YouNow in the same breath, you’d probably draw a blank. Here’s a friendly tip: Ask your kids.
USA Today http://usat.ly/1Gcj4RQ
Former Yahoo Exec to Lead Believe Entertainment’s New Digital Studio (Exclusive)
Digital producer Believe Entertainment Group has tapped a short-form veteran to lead a new studio division dedicated to producing digital-first original programming.