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via USA Today: Netflix’s new higher-priced premium service, Ultra, which it is testing out in Europe, prompts fears that the streaming service will also raise subscription costs to U.S. subscribers

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/talkingtech/2018/07/05/netflix-testing-higher-priced-ultra-plan-hdr-video-europe/759073002/

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via Variety: Film, stage and television actress Georgann Johnson dies at age 91

‘Midnight Cowboy’ Actress Georgann Johnson Dies at 91

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via Deadline, Yahoo Sports: Ratings for last night’s title-clinching Game 4 of the NBA Finals were down compared to the series clincher of last year’s finals. However, the fact that last night’s game aired on a Friday, which is traditionally a low-watched night, may account for that

https://sports.yahoo.com/warriors-win-back-back-nba-150301884.html

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via Deadline: Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference finals between the Warriors and Houston last night drew better ratings than Sunday night’s Eastern Conference Game 7 between Cleveland and Boston

Warriors’ Victory Scores 15M Viewers To Be Most Watched NBA Game This Season – Update

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via SFGate: The Senate votes to kill FCC rule that would have repealed net neutrality. However, reports say that the GOP-controlled House is unlikely to act on it

https://www.sfgate.com/business/technology/article/The-Latest-Senate-backs-effort-to-restore-net-12920021.php

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via Forbes: TV critic Toni Fitzgerald with a breakdown of where each network stands heading into next week’s TV upfronts

https://www.forbes.com/sites/tonifitzgerald/2018/05/11/whats-canceled-and-renewed-the-ultimate-guide-to-the-2018-upfront-presentations/#ae264f74634d

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via Media Post: New data from Nielsen finds that more people these days are watching local news on their streaming devices, versus waiting til they get home and watching it on their living room TV

https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/318859/streaming-usage-rises-especially-with-news.html

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via @SFGate: David Wiegand, arts editor and television critic for the San Francisco Chronicle, dies at age 70. He had been with the paper for more than twenty-five years

https://www.sfchronicle.com/entertainment/article/David-Wiegand-Chronicle-arts-editor-and-TV-12879905.php

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As some of you may have noticed, the TV CONFIDENTIAL website is being retooled. The new URL is www.televisionconfidential.com. There, you can keep up with news of upcoming guests, as well as access the last few archived episodes of the … Continue reading

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via @latimes: The cost of an annual Amazon Prime membership in the U.S. will rise to $119 from $99 starting Friday 5/11. The increased price will apply to renewals starting Saturday 6/16

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-prime-membership-20180427-story.html

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