Disney will raise the price of its streaming television service Hulu by $1 a month, the company told customers on Tuesday.
Disney sees gains for its flagship streamer, ESPN Plus and Hulu, while Hulu’s Live TV product saw a dip in customers.
Hulu has added two new football channels to its live television service.
Nearly a dozen ViacomCBS-programmed channels are now live on the streaming television service Hulu.
T-Mobile’s new wireless home Internet service does not work with the Walt Disney Company’s Hulu with Live TV service, The Desk has learned.
Streaming TV customers were disappointed to find that the popular holiday movie “Rudolph, the Red Nosed Reindeer” airing on CBS was blocked on Tuesday evening.
Streaming services that offer top-tier news and sports channels will have to keep raising fees if they want to break even, experts say.
Some Hulu customers have received an email warning that they may lose local channels operated by Nexstar Media Group.
On Friday, Disney said it believes asking customers to pay $55 a month better reflects the 60-plus live entertainment, news and sports channels offered on Hulu with Live TV.