Whispering Sweet Somethings
New Google Phone Service Whispers Targeted Ads Directly Into Users' Ears
Just goofy fun or a disturbing view of our mobile phone future?
— Jeff Baumgartner, Site Editor, Light Reading Cable
John Stankey wonders if streaming platforms wield too much power as HBO Max struggles to gain entry onto Roku and Amazon Fire TV devices.
Show demo provides a glimpse of how emerging bandwidth-eating apps will take advantage of the multi-gig network.
The struggling short-form premium streaming service is pursuing strategic options, says The Wall Street Journal.
ViacomCBS reasons that the Paramount brand has higher recognition worldwide amid plans to take the OTT service international, but the Twitterverse still had fun mocking the decision.
Interest in selling the ad-tech specialist could be another clear signal that AT&T is also exploring a plan to sell off its struggling DirecTV satellite TV unit.