Court TV Now Available On YouTube TV

Court TV, the newly-rebooted, multiplatform network devoted to live, gavel-to-gavel coverage, in-depth legal reporting and expert analysis of the nation’s most important and compelling trials, is now available on YouTube TV. “We’re thrilled to have Court TV added to YouTube TV at a time when consumer appetite for the real-life drama of true-crime and courtroom trials […]

YouTube TV, ViacomCBS Expand Carriage

YouTube and ViacomCBS have revealed an expanded, multi-year distribution deal that will add 14 new networks to the tech giant’s YouTube TV service this summer. The agreement will keep CBS TV stations, CBS Sports Network, Pop TV, Smithsonian Channel and The CW on the bundle and also add BET, CMT, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, TV Land and VH1. Additional networks on a premium tier will include ET Her, MTV2, Nick Jr., NickToons, TeenNick and MTV Classic.

ABC News Live Launching On YouTube TV And Amazon’s News App

Sinclair, YouTube TV Renew 19 Regional Sports Nets

Sinclair Broadcast Group said it reached an agreement with YouTube TV to carry 19 of its 21 regional sports networks. Sinclair, which acquired the Fox Regional Sports Network from the Walt Disney Co., last year, said Prime Ticket and Fox Sports West will no longer be carried on YouTube TV effective Thursday.

YouTube TV Loses Yes Network

YouTube TV is no longer carrying the Yes Network, the TV home of the New York Yankees, and Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket due to a carriage dispute with their ownership, Sinclair Broadcast Group. However, it’s unclear if the live streaming service is also losing the remainder of the 20 Sinclair-owned, but Fox-branded regional sports networks.

Sinclair Extends RSNs As YouTube Talks Continue

A day after announcing it would drop Sinclair Broadcast Group’s regional sports networks, YouTube TV said last Friday night that it agreed to a temporary extension and that negotiations continue.

YouTube TV Strikes Out On Sinclair’s RSNs

Baseball fans who also subscribe to YouTube TV got some bad news today when YouTube TV announced it will drop all Sinclair-owned Fox regional sports networks on Feb. 29. The announcement means fans in several markets — including New York, where the Yankees’ YES Network will be going away — will not be able to catch their favorite teams on YouTube TV. YouTube TV tweeted it was “unable to reach an agreement with Sinclair” to continue carrying Fox’s RSNs.

YouTube TV To Distribute HBO Max

YouTube TV will carry HBO Max as part of an expanded distribution deal with WarnerMedia. This is the first deal that WarnerMedia has announced for the third-party distribution of HBO Max but more are expected in the lead up to the service’s May launch.

PlayStation Vue Recommends YouTube TV As Alternative

PBS Member Stations Arrive On YouTube TV

YouTube TV To Add Some PBS Stations Starting Next Month

YouTube TV Adds Subscription Options For AMC Networks’ Acorn TV, UMC

YouTube TV To Offer PBS Live Local Streams

PBS has signed a landmark multiyear deal with YouTube TV that secures carriage for all PBS stations and the PBS Kids network on the live television and on-demand subscription service owned by Google.

YouTube, Verizon Partner On Distribution

YouTube and Verizon have minted a distribution deal that will cross-promote both the telecom giant’s offerings, including 5G and broadband, and the internet-delivered pay-TV service. Under the deal, Verizon will offer promotions on YouTube TV to customers regardless of the service they get.

Live Online TV Getting More Expensive

Streaming TV providers like YouTube TV, DirecTV Now and Hulu with Live TV lured users with digital “skinny bundles” that were cheaper than cable. Now, many are raising prices. The latest is Google’s YouTube TV, whose price just shot up to $50.

YouTube TV Now In All US TV markets

YouTube TV has officially completed its U.S. rollout, with the company announcing that the over-the-top internet streaming service is now available in Glendive, Mont., the final television market of the country’s 210 DMAs that had lacked YouTube TV availability.

YouTube TV Expands Nationwide

While YouTube TV had been available in the country’s 100 largest TV markets, it will be available this week in 95 additional markets, bringing coverage to 98% of the U.S. YouTube says that “the remainder will follow shortly thereafter.”

YouTube TV Offers Extended Free Trial

Fox, YouTube Try Fresh Pitches In World Series

Fox and YouTube TV, the presenting sponsor of the World Series, are putting a number of innovative commercial executions into their advertising batting order. Many of the executions will play off of the situation on the field and will use YouTube TV’s new slogan “Watch Like a Fan.”

CuriosityStream Joins YouTube TV’s Lineup

YouTube TV Offers Free Week Of Service To Compensate For World Cup Outage

YouTube TV Outages Plague World Cup Semifinal

YouTube TV Eyes New Linear Channels

YouTube TV Now Works In Firefox

YouTube TV Signs Multiyear NBA Sponsor Deal

YouTube Wants News, But Not Responsibility

After coming under fire for promoting fake news, conspiracy theories, and misinformation around events like the Parkland school shooting, YouTube says it will take a number of steps to fix the problem. But the Google-owned video platform still seems to be trying to have its cake and eat it too when it comes to being a media entity.

YouTube TV Raises Price To $40 A Month

YouTube TV Renews MLB Marketing Pact

YouTube Studio Exiting Beta, Adds Metrics

YouTube Studio, the video sharing network’s revamped channel management system, launched into beta last June, will now become the default experience for creators. The company announced today that YouTube Studio will began to reach many creators in the weeks ahead, though the option to switch back to the Classic view will remain available.

YouTube Cracks Down On Far-Right Videos

The website’s efforts to police misinformation have become more visible since the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., last month.

YouTube TV Adds Turner Nets, Ups Price

YouTube TV, which launched last spring in five markets, has added Turner networks including TNT, Adult Swim, TBS, CNN, Cartoon Network, truTV and TCM to its offerings. The streaming service also said NBA TV and MLB Network will soon be added to the base package. The catch: the monthly fee will go up $5 to $40 for new subss on March 13.

Report: YouTube TV To Add Chs., Raise Price

YouTube Suspends Ads From Logan Paul Channels

NEW YORK (AP) — YouTube has temporarily suspended all ads from video star Logan Paul’s channels after what it calls a pattern of behavior unsuitable for advertisers. In an emailed statement, YouTube said that the videos on Paul’s channels are also “broadly damaging to the broader creator community.” Last month, Paul posted video of himself […]

YouTube Usage Soars Nearly 30%

YouTube video hourly consumption has risen by around 30% for each of the last four months, but it still represents a fraction of total TV viewing. Analyzing data from Nielsen Digital Content Ratings, Pivotal Research Group says YouTube usage was up 28% in January versus the same month a year ago — to 177 million hours per day, or 5.3 billion hours on a monthly basis.

Amazon Lights Up Single Sign-On For Cable Apps

YouTube Tightens Monetization Rules

YouTube is officially taking steps to to tighten the rules for channels monetized through its video platform — a move it announced earlier this week.

YouTube Plans To Vet Content, Ch. Partners

After months of complaints from advertisers over their messages appearing alongside inappropriate or exploitative videos, YouTube has announced a new set of policies designed to improve how it vets content.

YouTube Apologizes For Logan Paul Video

Outrage Over Dead Body YouTube Video

YouTube Deactivated On Fire TV Four Days Early