Articles by William B. West

Redbox Taps TiVo To Increase Personalization

TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ: TIVO), a global leader in entertainment technology and audience insights, today announced that Redbox tapped TiVo to deliver engaging, personalized content experiences to its customers via TiVo’s Personalized Content Discovery platform. Redbox…





The Preview Channel Launches

Millennial focused OTT Channel Targeting the Movie and Video Game Fan Demographic available in 35 million homes with another 65 million to be added over the next several months. The Preview Channel™ a free advertiser…




Nickelodeon Bolsters Noggin Through Acquisition Of Sparkler

In a move that further expands the educational value of Nickelodeon’s Noggin, the network has acquired Sparkler, an early childhood learning technology platform, and has installed its co-founder Kristen Kane as the new leader for…


Tubi Now Available On Cox Contour

Tubi (www.tubi.tv), the world’s largest ad-supported video on demand (VOD) service, announced Friday that it has launched on Cox Contour giving customers access to over 12,000 movies and television series completely free. With a few…


Sony Crackle To Become Crackle Plus In New Joint Venture

Sony Pictures Television (“SPT”) one of the television industry’s leading content providers, and Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc. (“CSS Entertainment”) (Nasdaq: CSSE), a fast-growing media company building online video-on-demand (“VOD”) networks that provide…