Local TV: The Lynch Pin Lure For Virtual Service Providers


As competition heats up, virtual service providers such as Hulu with Live TV, AT&T Inc.’s DirecTV NOW and Sony Corp.’s PlayStation Vue “are racing to add live local stations to bolster channel lineups and lock in subscribers.”

That’s the conclusion of a just-released report on the rapid growth of “skinny bundles” — and what is bringing in consumers — from Kagan, a group within S&P Global Market Intelligence.

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