Articles by William B. West





CuriosityStream Adding 300+ Episodes Of New Shows For Young Streamers

CuriosityStream an award-winning documentary streaming and on-demand service from Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks — today announced the acquisition of 4 popular teen series from Litton Entertainment, the preeminent producer of award-winning family programming.  Coming…


Rakuten TV Will Expand To More Than 40 Countries in 2019

Rakuten TV today announced Pan-European expansion plans through partnerships with Samsung Electronics, LG, Philips and Hisense to introduce a remote control button on their smart TV units in Summer 2019 directly linking to the Rakuten TV streaming service.


TDG: Disney+ Likely to be Well Received

New research from The Diffusion Group (TDG) finds that Disney’s upcoming direct-to-consumer (DTC) subscription service, Disney+, will likely see solid interest — assuming it comes to market at the right price. TDG recently surveyed adult broadband users…


Golden Boy & DAZN To Present A Monthly Boxing Series

Golden Boy, the leading media and entertainment brand has teamed up with global sports streaming giant DAZN to announce the launch of a new monthly boxing series featuring top prospects and rising contenders. The series debuts on…


XITE Launches The Ultimate Music Video Experience In USA

International music video service XITE announced the debut of the ultimate music video experience in the United States – with its all-new user and artist friendly streaming app across set-top boxes, connected devices, and smart TVs.


BANDAI NAMCO And Twitch Announce TEKKEN World Tour 2019

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. and Twitch today announced the return of the TEKKEN™ World Tour for 2019. Twitch will once again be featured as the exclusive streaming destination to watch this competitive gaming league…