The recent Oscar broadcast took a massive hit, down 60% to 9.8 million viewers from 23.6 million in 2020.
Comcast is considering further expanding its business, such as getting onto smart TVs as platforms for all types of streaming.
TV stations must strike out on their own to bolster new sources of revenue, especially with new locally and regionally based OTT operations.
By 2025 AMC's streaming service will generate more revenue from its streaming apps than its traditional, legacy TV business.
Big TV-centric media companies are getting TV and movie content more quickly for their high-profile new streaming platforms.
How do traditional TV networks maintain revenue growth while growing new premium streaming platforms?
"I can think of no other president who has set up a leadership PAC immediately after losing an election and begun fundraising for it furiously," says a Campaign Legal Center specialist of Trump.
New research from the VAB says 33% of frequent video streamers go to see a movie within the first two weekends of release.
Current high fees and future increases will be put up against pay TV carriage of stations on NFL and sports programming -- as entertainment programming usage diminishes.
Many talk up Netflix, Disney+ and the growing HBO Max. But Amazon Prime Video is a not-so-sleeping giant.