Tag Archives: ESPN Plus

After Spectrum Fight, Disney Gets A HUGE Win

Disney/ESPN get huge NFL ratings

Disney desperately needed a win. The news surrounding the Walt Disney Company lately has all been terrible. Wall Street analysts were openly wondering if the return of Disney CEO Bob Iger was a good idea. But just when it appeared the walls were closing in on Iger and Disney, they were able to salvage a much-needed win. On Monday, just ...

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Apple Has Some Competition, Disney Has Found Themselves a New Suitor

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In an interview with CNBC, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that Disney would be looking for a “strategic partner” to help expand the brand and share some of the cost of high-priced items like ESPN’s professional sports rights. Analysts immediately pointed to Apple as the logical partner to pair with Disne for now, possibly buying the company down the road. ...

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Disney’s Profit Engine Is Driving The Company Off A Cliff

Disney struggling with ESPN's Future

In the early 2000s, Disney CEO Bob Iger went on a spending spree. A few billion for Marvel, a few more for LucasFilms, and throw in Pixar while we’re at it. Disney was on a roll; why not buy as much of the entertainment industry as possible? Make the Walt Disney Company too big to fail. But where was all ...

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Disney Announces a Brand-New Way to Watch Disney+

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Disney’s in the business of making dreams come true, and they’re granting the wishes of Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ streamers everywhere by the end of the year. Disney+ is home to monumental Disney hits like¬†The Mandalorian,¬†Star Wars: The Bad Batch, and¬†Encanto‚ÄĒbut those aren’t the only entertainment sources streamers are interested in. While some subscribers have opted for a Disney bundle ...

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Disney Increases Cost of Streaming Service by 43%

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It appears that the Walt Disney Company will be instituting a price hike on one of its streaming services just as annual demand for the platform is set to skyrocket. According to CNBC, Disney is increasing the price of its sports streaming service ESPN+ to $9.99 per month, a 43% increase. The previous price of ESPN+ had been $6.99 per month. ...

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