Hulu Ends Free Viewing
L.A. Business Journal
AUGUST 8, 2016
In a move to align itself with its paid-subscription rivals, such as Netflix and Amazon Prime, television-streaming service Hulu of Santa Monica has ended its free-to-view streaming service
Time Warner Takes Ten Percent Stake In Hulu
AUGUST 3, 2016
Time Warner has taken a 10 percent stake in Los Angeles-based streaming television service Hulu , the companies said this morning, and also has inked a deal to add TNT, TBS, CNN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, truTV, Boomerang and Turner Classic Movies to Hulu's new, upcoming live streaming service. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Confirms Plans For Live TV Streaming Service
MAY 4, 2016
Los Angeles-based Hulu confirmed today at its Upfront event in New York that it indeed is planning to roll out a live, TV streaming service next year. Hulu's Upfront offers up a look into Hulu's shows and business to major advertisers. live hulu television streaming cable service content hollywoodREAD MORE>>.
Hulu Debuts Virtual Reality App For Samsung Gear
MARCH 25, 2016
Hulu said its entire 2D library is available through the app, as well as 25, virtual reality films. READ MORE>>.
Streaming Wars: Netflix vs Amazon vs Hulu
Tech Zulu Event
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Hulu Basics. Hulu offers current shows ASAP. With upcoming HBO streaming likely, Hulu is more competitive now than ever.
Lionsgate, Hulu Team Up To Acquire Right To Film Joshy
MARCH 1, 2016
Lionsgate and Hulu said that they have teamed up to acquired the North American rights to a film, Joshy , from writer and director Jeff Baena (Life After Beth), the two said on Tuesday. lionsgate hulu joshy streaming video hollywood content theater theatre jeff baenaFinancial details on the deal were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Posts Every Episode Of Star Trek, For Free
MARCH 22, 2013
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Hulu Inks Deal For Empire
MARCH 23, 2015
Los Angeles-based streaming television site Hulu said last week that it has gained the exclusive streaming video-on-demand rights to the show Empire , in a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution. Hulu said it will be airing current and future episodes of the drama series. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Extends Android Rollout
SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
Los Angeles-based streaming media site Hulu said last night that it has extended its Hulu Plus Android app to run on nine more devices. The Hulu Plus app is free, but it requires a $7.99 a month subscription to Hulu's premium streaming services. READ MORE>>.
Pluto.TV Inks Deals For Content From Hulu, Jukin, Others
JULY 2, 2015
Los Angeles-based streaming media site Pluto TV has inked a deal to stream free content from Hulu, Jukin Media, and a number of others , to bolster the content lineup for the service. pluto streaming television hulu jukin content hollywood movies guide channelFinancial details of the various deals were not announced. Pluto.tv
Hulu Plus Hits PlayStation 4
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
Los Angeles-based television streaming site Hulu announced today that its premium service, Hulu Plus, will be available on the upcoming Sony PlayStation 4, starting on Friday. huluplus streaming hollywood content console videogame playstation playstation4 hulu READ MORE>>.
Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock Debuts On Hulu
AUGUST 22, 2013
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Hulu Plus Hits Windows Phone 8
MAY 6, 2013
Hulu the online television streaming site based in Los Angeles, has added support for Windows Phone 8, the company announced Monday.
Hulu Updates Video Player
MARCH 15, 2012
Viewers watching their favorite TV show on Hulu today might notice a slight change: the site's video player is now bigger, due to an update on the firm's web site Thursday. Hulu said the company updated its video player with one which is 55 percent larger, in addition to a number of other UI changes. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Names New CTO
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Los Angeles-based streaming television provider Hulu said Tuesday that it has named Tian Lim as its new Chief Technology Officer. Hulu said that Lim replaces Brad Suter, who had been overseeing the company''s technology team on an interim basis. hulu executive sony xbox READ MORE>>.
Hulu Launches 2013 AdZone For Super Bowl Ads
JANUARY 17, 2013
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Hulu Redesigns Apple TV UI
MARCH 19, 2013
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Hulu Updates Roku Software
APRIL 1, 2011
Los Angeles-based Hulu said last night that it has updated its Hulu Plus on the Roku software. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Connects With Facebook
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
Los Angeles-based video streaming site Hulu was one of the many firms announcing new Facebook application yesterday at Facebook's F8 conference. According to Hulu, its new Hulu on Facebook app integrates Hulu with Faceboook, to make watching TV and movies on the site even more social. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Rolls Out Documentary Series
AUGUST 3, 2011
The series will air as six, half hour episodes on Hulu. Hulu said this is the first, long form effort funded by the online video site.
Hulu Plus Gets South Park
JUNE 15, 2011
South Park , the animated TV series created by Trek Parker and Matt Stone, has inked a deal with Los Angeles-based streaming video site Hulu , to feature nearly every episode of South Park on Hulu Plus. The episodes will be available on all of the devices supported by the premium, Hulu Plus service. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Swizzles Android UI
MARCH 29, 2012
Hulu said that the new app includes a new design featuring horizontal "trays" to swipe through to browse through TVs and movies. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Plus Expands Device Support
MARCH 23, 2012
Los Angeles-based Hulu is continuing to build out its list of supported devices for its subscription, Hulu Plus service, the firm said late Thursday. According to Hulu, its service is now available on Toshiba 2012 Blu-ray players, Sharp 2012 TVs and Best Buy's Dynex Blu-ray players. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Plus Hits Android
JUNE 23, 2011
Los Angeles-based Hulu , the web video site, said Thursday that it has rolled out its Hulu Plus application on Android. Hulu said the Hulu Plus application will run on six phones, including the Nexus One, Nexus S, HTC Inspire 4G, Motorola Droid II, Motorola Droid X, and the Motorola Atrix. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Refreshes Site, Focuses on More Vivid, Graphic Experience
AUGUST 22, 2012
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Hulu Brings Seinfeld Experience To LA
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Plan a visit to West Hollywood in a couple of weeks, when Los Angeles-based streaming television site Hulu is opening up its popular "Seinfeld: The Apartment" experience on Melrose Avenue. Hulu originally launched the exhibit in New York back in June, when it first gained the streaming rights to Seinfeld. Are you a fan of Seinfeld?
Hulu Launches Kids Section, Hulu Kids
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Hulu , the online television and video streaming service based here in Los Angeles, has just rolled out a new section entirely devoted to children's shows, the company announced this morning. Hulu said the new section makes it easier for kids to access their favorite shows, and are commercial free. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Signs Global Distribution Deal
MARCH 12, 2012
Los Angeles-based Hulu has inked a deal to distribute its original content to the international market, the firm said Monday, in a deal with FremantleMedia Enterprises. Hulu said the deal calls for FremantleMedia to handle distribution rights to its original content internationally, including distributing the content over traditional media.
Hulu Applies Face Matching To Shows
DECEMBER 8, 2011
Los Angeles-based Hulu has just rolled out a unique feature to the video streaming service today, saying that it is applying facial recognition techniques which will allow its viewers to identify actors in videos, by hovering over their face. hulu face matching facial recognition software labs entertainment contentREAD MORE>>.
Hulu Launches Spanish Language Programming
DECEMBER 13, 2011
Los Angeles-based Hulu reported this morning that it has launched its Spanish language programming service, "Hulu Latino", offering up Spanish language programs from Univision, Azteca America, Butaca, Caracol Televisin, Comarex, Estrella TV, Imagina US, Laguna Productions, Maya Entertainment, RCTV, Todobebe Inc, and Venevision.
Hulu Reopens Super Bowl Ad Site
JANUARY 26, 2015
Los Angeles-based streaming television service Hulu has re-opened its Super Bowl advertising site, sponsored again this year by Toyota. Hulu''s AdZone features all of the Super Bowl ads from prior years, and also will be featuring new ads released on game day. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Adds Nickelodeon Titles To Hulu Plus
OCTOBER 9, 2012
A new deal by Los Angeles-based Hulu this morning will add content from Nickelodeon to Hulu's premium service, Hulu Plus. Puppy," and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" to Hulu for the first time. Hulu said the deal is part of an expansion of an existing, content deal the company has with Viacom. READ MORE>>.
Hulu: Streaming, Subscriptions Up
APRIL 30, 2013
Los Angeles-based Hulu released some new numbers on the use of the company''s streaming video today, saying that it has set new records for revenue, video streaming, and subscribers to Hulu Plus. According to Hulu, it now has more than 4 million subscribers to its service, the record for new subscribers. READ MORE>>.
Hulu Revenue Rise To $695M; Tops 3M Paying Subscribers
DECEMBER 17, 2012
Hulu , the online video streaming site headed by Jason Kilar, detailed its 2012 numbers today, saying that it will close the year with approximately $695M in revenues, a growth of over 65% since 2011. Hulu said its subscriber count more than doubled during the year. finances revenues hollywood content streaming video hulu
Hulu To Tap Forssell As Acting CEO
MARCH 14, 2013
Los Angeles-based Hulu reported Thursday afternoon that it will appoint Andy Forssell as acting CEO of the company, when current CEO Jason Kilar leaves at the end of the month. movies streaming hollywood media content executive huluREAD MORE>>.
Hulu Channels Holiday With Animated GIF Creator
DECEMBER 15, 2014
Los Angeles-based streaming television site Hulu has rolled out a fun new tool to help you channel your holiday spirit (or lack of holiday spirit) into an animated GIF, with a new service called the Hulu Perfect GIF Generator. hulu animated holiday card video hollywood streaming READ MORE>>.
Hulu Gets All Of South Park
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
Los Angeles-based streaming television site Hulu has inked a deal to stream every episode of South Park , the site said over the weekend, According to Hulu, all seventeen seasons of South Park--over 200 episodes--are now available on Hulu. television episodes streaming killed kenny park south southpark hulu hollywood content
Hulu Tops 2M Subscribers, Plans New Ad Structure
APRIL 17, 2012
Los Angeles-based video streaming site Hulu reports this morning that it has now surpassed 2 million paid subscribers to its Hulu Plus service, as of Q1 this year. Hulu said there will be no charge for the change, where advertisers will not be charged unless their advertisements have been streamed through completion.
Hulu: Nearly Half A Billion In Revenues in 2011
APRIL 5, 2011
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Hulu To Donate $250K In Revenue, Ads To Japan Relief
MARCH 18, 2011
Hulu also said it would allocate $200,000 in ad inventory to PSAs for organizations direclty linked to the tsunami and earthquake aid efforts.