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Top OTT Video Infrastructure Trends for 2018

December 9, 2018 – NScreenMedia, Colin Dixon

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Wurl Logs Success and Growth for 2018

December 5, 2018 – Rapid TV News, Michelle Clancy

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Wurl to Power Samsung Streaming TV Channels

November 6, 2018 – Rapid TV News, Michelle Clancy

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Samsung’s TV Plus Smart TV Platform Gets 3 More Free Channels, Says Wurl

November 6, 2018 – Consumer Electronics Daily

Samsung added free ad-supported programs Danger TV (adventure short videos), Outside TV (adventure sports and outdoor lifestyle movies) and RiffTrax (scripted, humorous audio commentaries to accompany TV programs and movies) to its TV Plus service, said channel provider Wurl TV Monday. They join Wurl’s Fail Army and Pet Collective channels in TV Plus. Wurl plans to launch channels on all smart TV platforms.

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Samsung Picks Wurl to Help Power TV Plus Service

November 6, 2018 – Light Reading

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Wurl to power content on Samsung TV Plus

November 6, 2018 – Digital TV Europe

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Wurl brings programming to Samsung’s TV Plus Service

November 6, 2018 – Broadband TV News, Robert Briel

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Wurl Powers Select Video Programming on Samsung’s TV Plus Service

November 5, 2018

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Wurl Powers Select Video Programming on Samsung’s TV Plus Service

November 5, 2018 – Streaming Media

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News of Note—FilmStruck, TiVo, Tubi and Wurl

November 5, 2018 – FierceVideo, Ben Munson

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Press Releases

Wurl Announces 150+ Million Viewers, New Partnerships, New Programming, New Offerings, New Key Executives and Global Expansion

Wurl announces its accomplishments and milestones for 2018, resulting in a remarkable year of growth for the company.

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Wurl Powers Select Video Programming on Samsung’s TV Plus

Samsung and Wurl collaborate to deliver live and on-demand programming to millions of Internet-connected Smart TVs PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA – November 5, 2018 – Wurl today announced it has entered into an agreement with Samsung to power select programming on Samsung’s new TV Plus service. Integrated with millions of Samsung Smart TVs, TV Plus is a revolutionary...

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Industry Expert Yuval Fisher Joins Wurl Advanced Technology Team

Palo Alto, Calif., ⎯ October 18, 2018 ⎯ Wurl, the leader in OTT video distribution and ad monetization services, today announced the appointment of veteran video technology executive Yuval Fisher as Vice President, Technology. Fisher will spearhead the development of  Wurl’s streaming technology platform including oversight of the company’s technology roadmap and strategic  initiatives. “We’re...

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Wurl Expands Leadership Team

Ron Gutman and Kris Johns to Lead Wurl Global TV Expansion PALO ALTO, September 6, 2017 – Wurl, Inc. today announced two additions to its senior executive team. Ron Gutman has joined Wurl as Vice President Broadcast Engineering. Kris Johns has joined as Vice President User Experience. Kris and Ron will play a critical part in...

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Baeble Music TV Channel Taps Wurl for Sling TV Launch

Wurl Platform Extends Leadership in “Linearization” for Digital-First Networks PALO ALTO, July 28, 2017 – Wurl today announced that it is powering the new Baeble Music TV channel on Sling TV. The new channel features a 24⁄7 lineup of Baeble’s music programming including Baeble Original productions of concerts, studio sessions, and artist interviews. Baeble uses the...

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Wurl Streams IGN’s Comic-Con Live to Cable Subscribers

Coverage starts Thursday, July 20 at 6pm eastern Watch the IGN @ Comic-Con TV Spot PALO ALTO, July 19, 2017 – This week, for the first time, cable TV subscribers will watch live coverage of San Diego Comic-Con on TV. Through a unique collaboration between Wurl and IGN Entertainment, live coverage of Comic-Con will be streamed...

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Wurl Partners with Zixi to Move Cable TV Channels to the Internet

APRIL 24, 2017   New Broadband Channels Expand Linear Program Lineups NAB SHOW, LAS VEGAS — April 24, 2017 – The Wurl TV Network and Zixi today announced a partnership to use Zixi’s revolutionary streaming platform to distribute Wurl’s TV programming to cable and OTT video services. The partnership with Zixi will expand Wurl’s ability to use the...

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Mike Woods Joins Wurl TV Team

APRIL 19, 2017 Veteran Entertainment Technology Executive Joins as SVP and Head of Product PALO ALTO — April 19, 2017 – Wurl TV, a next-generation television service, today announced that Mike Woods, a veteran entertainment technology executive who most recently was with Disney’s Maker Studios division, is joining the company May 1 as senior vice president and head...

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Wurl TV Channels Added to Espial Elevate Video Platform

APRIL 6, 2017 New Internet Channels Available in Program Guide PALO ALTO — April 6, 2017 – Wurl TV, a next-generation linear television service, is now available to video service providers who use Espial’s Elevate platform. Their subscribers can now access Wurl’s internet-delivered TV channels on millions of Espial-powered set-tops, smartphones and tablets to view content from some...

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Wurl TV Launches on TiVo

MARCH 14, 2017 New Internet channels feature programming from top digital studios PALO ALTO — March 14, 2017 – Wurl TV today announced that Wurl’s Internet-delivered programming is now available on TiVo’s cable TV and retail set-top boxes. For TiVo viewers, the Wurl TV network adds exciting programming from some of the world’s top digital studios, including new...

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