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The 4K set-top-box segment is finally starting to see some action — and that could be good news for the flagging pay-TV sector.

US broadcaster NBC looks primed for the autumnal season, with a strong 2015-2016 prime time schedule and strong NFL programming — and a decided lack of Donald Trump.

Disney saw its stock tumble after its latest earnings report, thanks to subscriber losses at the US' most expensive cable net, ESPN. The losses sparked widespread fears over the negative impact of over-the-top (OTT) video streaming.

21st Century Fox is feeling the pressure on its advertising revenue growth, thanks to the ongoing exodus of campaign dollars from TV to digital. However, the digital revolution is both a curse and a blessing for the company, because content licensing to over-the-top (OTT) providers could be a white-knight strategy that could boost overall growth by billions.

AT&T has officially closed its $49 billion acquisition of DirecTV, after a review process that lasted over a year.

Over-the-top (OTT) service provider Hulu is considering adding an advertisement-free tier to its service for a monthly subscription of about $12-$14.

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