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034: Content News from TCA

One week has passed and if you didn’t know the Television Critics Association held an event for the networks which meant there was plenty of content related news announced. So which service had the most news? Or which service had the best news? Find out as Dustin and Tony discuss all the latest content news…

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028: Why are Licensing Deals Important?

Have you ever wondered why shows like Friends, The Office, and Seinfeld demand half of a billion dollars? What makes a service shell out that much and are they actually spending that much? Dustin and Tony lay out the importance of these deals and why streaming services seem to be fighting for the rights of…

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024: Home Alone Reboot and Too Much Money

It was a semi-slow week and while there is content news across all of the major services, none of them are very interesting. There is, however, a few tidbits worth discussing including more sports coming to Prime Video, the Home Alone reboot, and a Code 8 spinoff. Learn all about those topics and more as…

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023: International Plans and Awards Season Begins

Have you heard of Plex? If not, you probably will in the near future since it is a new service that recently launched in over two hundred countries. There is also some news on Peacock along with the international plans for Netlfix, Prime Video, and HBO Max. It is also that time of the year,…

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013: Could Peacock be Free for All?

Could Peacock end up being a free service? What do the recent deals WarnerMedia has been making with international providers mean for HBO Max’s international rollout? Who could possibly buy Vudu from Walmart? All of this and more is covered this time around as Tony and Dustin discuss the latest happenings within the Streaming Wars….

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010: Quibi’s Hype and HBO Max Predictions

Just when we thought we couldn’t get as much content news as the past few episodes, we are proved wrong. So this episode features an announcement regarding the future of the show that should bring the run-time down some while providing even more coverage. Outside of that, there were a few things happening this week…

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008: Disney Bans Netflix and What is Quibi?

The time has come for the show to jump to the present and start covering current events in the great battle between all of the new and existing services. This week the big news seemed to be Disney banning Netflix ads on their platforms. Is it really as big of a deal as everyone seems…

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007: Current State of Peacock

Rounding out our “Current State of” series is a look at a service that may or may not be a major service in a year’s time. Because such little information is known at this point for the upcoming service from NBCUniversal, will this service compete with the major services we have already discussed or will…

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001: What is the Streaming Wars?

Join Tony and Dustin as they cover the latest happenings in the Streaming Wars. A podcast that dives deep into tech news, press releases, and quarterly financial statements to detail how each company is approaching their streaming service. In this first episode, learn about who the hosts are and what the show is all about….

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