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Thursday, August 24, 2017
Disney Movies Anywhere Gets Fios Distribution

Cloud-based digital movie service Disney Movies Anywhere Aug. 23 announced the platform’s first premium-TV agreement via a distribution pact with Fios by Verizon.

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Kaleidescape Ceasing Operations

Kaleidescape, manufacturer of high-end premium movie players and servers, reportedly is ceasing operations and looking for a buyer. Founder and CEO Cheena Srinivasan disclosed the situation in an interview with CEPro.com.

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Study: Buying, Renting Digital Not as Popular as Disc

In the digital age, transactional VOD and electronic sellthrough are supposed to supplant packaged media and deliver even greater margins to studios. Consumers, however, are not on the program, according to new data from research firm GfK.

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Best Buy Q2 Entertainment Sales Decline 18%

Best Buy Aug. 23 reported an 18% decline in same-store entertainment sales in the second quarter, ended July 30. That compared with a 2% dip during the previous-year period. Domestic entertainment revenue topped $394 million, compared with $473 million a year ago.

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IHS: More Netflix Subs Outside U.S. by 2018

With Netflix available in almost 200 countries, the number of foreign subscribers is projected to exceed domestic subs by 2018, according to new data from IHS Markit.

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'Walking Dead: Season 6' covers at Best Buy and Target Exclusives Caught Between a Walker and a 'Huntsman'

Merchandising: All three of the major retailers offered exclusive promotions tied to Universal's 'The Huntsman: Winter's War' and Anchor Bay's 'The Walking Dead: Season 6.'

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