Disney to cut ties with Netflix by 2019

Walt Disney has announced that it wants to launch its own streaming service, freeing itself from Netflix by 2019.

Editor in Chief at Stuff Magazine, Toby Shapshak, says it makes sense for Disney to have an online product because they own one of the biggest sports property, ESPN.

This is the first of many such initiatives that we going to start seeing...

Toby Shapshak, Editor in Chief at Stuff Magazine

It is the beginning of content owners to own the means of distribution and not rely on a traditional broadcaster like Netflix to deliver the content.

Toby Shapshak, Editor in Chief at Stuff Magazine

This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Disney to cut ties with Netflix by 2019


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