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2017 Q1

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Curators of Social Television
TechCrunch

Plex can now play local video files on Android, no media server required

Apps Video streaming
PhoneArena

Plex 6.0 makes it possible to play video files stored on your Android phone or tablet

Apps New
VentureBeat , TechCrunch , TechCrunch , +2

Plex Pass subscribers get Live TV for the cost of an antenna and digital tuner

Video streaming
$300,000 Seed fund
Nibletz

HotSwitch Raises $300,000 For Social TV

PhoneArena

Plex gets new features for Android TV and mobiles in newest update

New Productivity Apps
$1,700,000 Grant
Silicon Republic

15 new jobs as Axonista lands €1.7m EU grant to enrich video apps

TechCrunch , The Verge

Plex’s hardware-free media server, Plex Cloud, opens to all

Video streaming Cloud
PhoneArena

Plex for Android updated with app shortcuts and a bucketload of fixes

Mobile devices
TechCrunch

Plex users can now play their movies, TV shows and music just by asking Alexa

Smart devices Video streaming
Acquisition
TechCrunch , The Verge , VentureBeat , +1

Plex acquires Watchup to bring streaming news to its media app

Video streaming Publishing
Xconomy

Five Questions For … SnapStream Founder & CEO Rakesh Agrawal

$1,200,000 Seed fund
Inc42 Media , e27 , IndianWeb2.com

Video Streaming Platform Dekkho Raises $1.2 Mn Seed Funding

GSMArena.com

Plex's Cloud Sync feature now supports Google Drive, Dropbox, and Microsoft OneDrive

PhoneArena

Plex Media Player becomes free to everyone, adds Kodi plug-in

Video streaming
PhoneArena

Plex for Android update adds a plethora of new features

Productivity Mobile devices
Slashdot

Plex Cloud Means Saying Goodbye To the Always-On PC

The Verge

Plex Cloud means saying goodbye to the always-on PC

Video streaming
Mashable , TechCrunch , TNW , +3

With Plex Cloud, you don't need a local media server

Cloud Video streaming
CNET

Plex adds cord-cutter friendly over-the-air DVR

Video streaming
TechCrunch , The Verge

Plex goes after cord cutters with new DVR feature

Video streaming