Upcoming launch of movie streaming service Quibi

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    T-Mobile signs deal with upcoming movie streaming service Quibi
    Quibi will launch in April 2020
    October 18, 2019

    https://www.cnet.com/news/t-mobile-signs-deal-with-upcoming-movie-streaming-service-quibi/
    Los Angeles Times: Quibi has partnered with T-Mobile as it prepares for April launch
     
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    Streaming service Quibi sells out of its $150M in first-year ad inventory
    October 23, 2019
    https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/23/s...s-out-of-its-150m-in-first-year-ad-inventory/
     
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    Quibi’s Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman offer a deeper look at the new streaming service
    January 8, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/01/08/quibi-ces/
    Engadget: Quibi's secret weapon: Videos that work in portrait and landscape mode
     
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    I still don't get it, they want to make movies that run for only 10 minutes? That's not what I call a movie, that's called a videoclip.
     
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    Quibi shares some clues about how its app might work
    Via renders of screenshots
    February 20, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/20/21146270/quibi-app-screenshots-ios-android-play-store
     
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    Quibi closes on $750 million as its date with destiny approaches
    March 4, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/04/quibi-closes-on-750-million-as-its-date-with-destiny-approaches/
     
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    Quibi's Lineup at Launch on April 6
    March 6, 2020
    https://www.cdrinfo.com/d7/content/quibis-lineup-launch-april-6
     
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    Quibi accused of patent infringement for its 'Turnstyle' video feature
    Less than a month before its launch
    March 9, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/2020/03/09/quibi-eko-turnstyle-patent-dispute/
     
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    Quibi will have pre-roll ads that you can’t skip on its videos
    Except for customers who shell out $8 a month for an ad-free version
    March 10, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/10/...o-advertising-non-skippable-streaming-youtube
     
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    T-Mobile’s deal with Quibi is reportedly only available to customers with more than one line
    It’s similar to T-Mobile’s deal with Netflix
    March 20, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/20/...ee-subscribers-netflix-disney-hbo-max-peacock
     
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    Quibi expands 90-day free trial for anyone who signs up through April
    April 1, 2020
    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/tech...anyone-who-signs-up-through-april/ar-BB121VE9
     
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    ...another legal action:
    Quibi Target of Injunction Request Seeking to Block Its Turnstyle Mobile Tech
    April 1, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/quibi-eko-injunction-block-turnstyle-mobile-tech-1203552019/
     
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    T-Mobile offering a free year of Quibi streaming service on April 6
    Once that year is up, things get a little tricky
    April 2, 2020

    https://www.androidcentral.com/t-mobile-offering-free-year-quibi-streaming-service-april-6
    Press Release: T-Mobile Customers Get Quibi on Us! Original Movie-Quality Content Designed for Mobile
     
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    Quit trying to make Quibi happen
    Quibi raised $1.75 billion for so-so shows trapped on your phone
    April 6, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/quibi-mobile-video-review-040106790.html
    VentureBeat: Quibi risks mobile video platform launch amid quarantine and economic turbulence
     
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    Quibi App Downloads on Launch Day Were 7.5% of Disney Plus’ Booming Debut
    April 7, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/quibi-number-app-downloads-disney-plus-1234573031/
     
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    Quibi is the anti-TikTok (that’s a bad thing)
    4 reasons it bites
    April 9, 2020

    https://techcrunch.com/2020/04/09/quibi-vs-tiktok/
     
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    Meg Whitman says Quibi reached 1.7 million downloads in first week
    Whitman said the company would accelerate its road map to cast Quibi videos from phones to TVs in light of the crisis
    April 13, 2020

    https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/13/meg...-1point7-million-downloads-in-first-week.html
     
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    Quibi to Add TV-Casting Feature Next Month, Claims to Hit 2.7 Million App Downloads
    April 22, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/quibi-tv-casting-2-7-million-app-downloads-1234587512/
     
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    Jeffrey Katzenberg Blames Pandemic for Quibi’s Rough Start
    Even with a free 90-day trial, the app has been installed by only 2.9 million customers...
    May 11, 2020
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/11/business/media/jeffrey-katzenberg-quibi-coronavirus.html
     
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    Quibi Adds AirPlay Support, With Chromecast Support Coming in June
    May 26, 2020
    https://thestreamable.com/news/quibi-adds-airplay-support-with-chromecast-support-coming-in-june
     
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    Report: Quibi advertisers look to defer payments following disappointing launch
    Is the short-form content failing to grab our attention?
    May 27, 2020
    https://www.techspot.com/news/85387...k-defer-payments-following-disappointing.html
     
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    Quibi adds Chromecast support for watching shows on a big screen
    After adding AirPlay support last month
    June 9, 2020
    https://www.theverge.com/2020/6/9/2...support-feature-launch-apple-airplay-tv-shows
     
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    Quibi on Pace to Hit Less Than 30% of Year-One Paid Subscriber Goal (Report)
    June 15, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/ne...r-one-paid-subscriber-goal-report-1234635161/
     
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    Quibi in Talks to Bring Streaming App to Roku, Amazon Fire TV (EXCLUSIVE)
    June 16, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/quibi-streaming-roku-amazon-fire-tv-1234637152/
     
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    Jeffrey Katzenberg Remains Upbeat on Quibi: ‘I’m Still Quite Optimistic This Is Gonna Work’
    June 18, 2020
    https://variety.com/2020/digital/ne...seriesfest-coronavirus-optimistic-1234642101/
     
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