Media Execs Growing More Concerned About Economy, Access To Capital, Travel Restrictions 

Media and entertainment industry executives have grown less confident about the economy, and cite the volatility of capital markets as their No. 1 concern, according to the 2017 edition of consultant EY’s Capital Confidence Barometer.

Source: Media Execs Growing More Concerned About Economy, Access To Capital, Travel Restrictions 07/19/2017

VidAngel Claims Hollywood Studios Want to “Kill Filtering” 

Later this month, a California federal judge will consider whether to clarify the injunction that stopped VidAngel’s disc purchase-based filtering service in light of the company’s new platform, which piggybacks on users’ other streaming accounts.

Source: Hollywood Docket: VidAngel Claims Hollywood Studios Want to “Kill Filtering” | Hollywood Reporter

Hulu CEO says Live TV service ‘going really well,’ company plans fall marketing campaign

Hulu’s CEO, Mike Hopkins, said the launch of the company’s new Live TV service is “going really well” and that Hulu is planning to launch a major advertising campaign in the fall to promote the new offering.

Source: Hulu CEO says Live TV service ‘going really well,’ company plans fall marketing campaign | FierceCable

Netflix added more than 5 million new subs last quarter, and Wall Street is happy 

Netflix now has a bigger international base of users than domestic, marking a tipping point for the streaming service. Netflix has nearly 104 million total subscribers, with 51.9 million domestic subs and 52 million international subs.

Source: Netflix added more than five million new subscribers last quarter, and Wall Street is happy – Recode