Sling TV’s ex-CEO is still a believer in pay TV ‘skinny bundles’ — but too many services are doing it wrong (DISH, P)
|07/21/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- TV industry figures have worried about the rise of so-called skinny bundles — bargain-priced internet-delivered multi-channel pay TV services such as Sling TV.
- Industry experts have fretted that they are unprofitable and unsustainable, because of the high and rising costs of licensing the networks included in their bundles.
- But Roger Lynch, who led the development and launch of Sling TV, said such services can actually be good business — but only if they’re designed right.
Roger Lynch may have jumped ship from Sling TV to Pandora, but he’s still bullish on the prospects of internet-delivered pay TV services — at least those like read more >>>