Google has integrated its pay streaming television service YouTube TV directly within the native YouTube app on Roku devices.
Roku has removed the premium television app YouTube TV from its app store days after warning of an impending carriage dispute.
Google says it continues to negotiate in good faith with streaming hardware maker Roku over the future of its YouTube TV app on that platform.
Roku is warning users of its streaming television hardware that they may have to go without access to YouTube TV soon.
T-Mobile is abandoning its streaming television service TVision nearly six months after it started.
YouTube TV has added seven digital channels from the ViacomCBS portfolio of cable and broadcast networks.
WGN America has been added to YouTube TV and Hulu with Live TV after securing an agreement with Vidgo last week.
YouTube TV is showing its appreciation for some long-time customers with an offer to grab a new Chromecast with Google TV for free.
Local TV giant Nexstar Media Group has reached a deal that will bring its flagship cable channel WGN America to YouTube TV next year.
Streaming TV customers were disappointed to find that the popular holiday movie “Rudolph, the Red Nosed Reindeer” airing on CBS was blocked on Tuesday evening.