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Fox starts delivering authenticated live streams in all 210 of its markets

Making broadcast television's boldest TV Everywhere move yet, Fox announced that it is now offering authenticated live-streaming of its prime-time programming in all 210 of its markets.

Dish and Fox finally settle Hopper suit

Dish Network has finally settled a four-year-old suit with Fox Broadcasting over features in the satellite TV company's Hopper DVR.

MLB Advanced Media to collect 4% of media rights deals for baseball streaming on Fox RSNs

Major League Baseball Advanced Media will indeed handle the technical execution of authenticated live-streaming of MLB games on 21st Century Fox-owned regional sports networks, starting next year.

Fox, Discovery, Time Warner and others could be pulling away from Netflix

In recent statements, executives from 21st Century Fox, Time Warner and Discovery Communications appear to be working to put some distance between their companies and Netflix. As Re/code pointed out, investors now will likely be watching carefully during this third-quarter reporting period to determine whether major pay-TV programmers will further that trend.

AutoHop court battle between Dish and Fox gains new life amid retrans impasse

A 10-month stay has been lifted in 21st Century Fox's court battle with Dish Network over the AutoHop DVR feature, after the two sides failed to come to terms on a new retransmission licensing deal for the Fox Broadcasting Network.

Samsung and Fox roll out the first 4K Blu-ray player and discs

The emerging Ultra HD/4K video format received a boost with the introduction of the first Ultra HD Blu-ray and associated packaged media titles.

Big Four broadcasters still more essential than ESPN in pay-TV bundle, survey finds

The Big Four broadcast networks are still more essential to American TV consumers than cable networks like ESPN and Discovery Channel.

Cincinnati Bell sees short-term upside to Charter-TWC merger

Cincinnati Bell CFO Leigh Fox says the company isn't concerned about one of its main competitors, Time Warner Cable, merging with Charter Communications.

Cable drives Fox to 10% revenue growth in Q2, but soft ad market cuts into forecasts

Despite a bullish fiscal second quarter, during which revenues spiked 10 percent to $7.42 billion, 21 st Century Fox issued a bearish forecast to investors.

Report: Fox and Disney jointly own more than $100 billion in long-term sports commitments

Due to massive TV rights deals signed with the NFL, NBA and Major League Baseball, media conglomerates Fox and Disney are each looking at long-term sports licensing commitments approaching or exceeding $50 billion.