News of Note—New Fox, Gracenote and WWE 'Smackdown'

news of note
Gracenote launched a new product that unifies search and discovery results across multiple vMVPD and VOD services. (stevepb/Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> Lachlan Murdoch will be CEO of New Fox and his brother James, who is CEO of 21st Century Fox, is expected to leave the company. CNN article

> Gracenote launched a new product that unifies search and discovery results across multiple vMVPD and VOD services. Release

> WWE's "Smackdown" is reportedly being shopped around to different networks after NBCUniversal's USA declined to renew its deal. Hollywood Reporter article