The following article covers our first-ever TROYPOINT Monthly Streaming Recap for May 2021.
With May coming to an end, we decided to look back and recap the top news in the streaming industry this past month.
After listing the top stories we also highlighted our most-read articles for the month of May.
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Below we have listed the top stories and news in the streaming world from May 2021.
Monthly Streaming Recap – May 2021
ACE Shuts Down Major Streaming Websites
According to reports, the Alliance for Creativity and Entertainment (ACE) seized and shut down the well-known 123Movies.la and Cuevana domains.
The “123Movies la” domain has been one of the most popular streaming websites over the past several years for watching movies and TV shows online.
See the full article below for more information.
MECOOL Releases New KM2 Android TV Box
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Triller Files Lawsuits Against Streamers of Jake Paul vs Ben Askren
Media Conglomerate Triller has filed several lawsuits in the US District Court of Calif. against illegal streamers of the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren boxing match.
The lawsuit targets 11 different streaming websites and 100 individuals (John Does) who Triller says illegally broadcasted the event. They are seeking over $100 million in damages.
Read below for more information.
Amazon Buys MGM Studios
It was recently announced that Amazon is buying MGM in a multi-billion dollar deal. This deal shows the premium Amazon is placing on streaming and its positioning in this competitive market.
With this acquisition, Amazon gains the rights to MGM’s award-winning portfolio of over 4,000 movies and 17,000+ TV shows.
View the full article below for more information on this acquisition.
Italian Police Shut Down Major IPTV Network
Italian Police have recently shut down a major IPTV Network that included numerous IPTV Services across the country.
“Operation Blackout” required over 200 specialists across 11 departments working to dismantle the operation.
This reminded us of the similar Mobdro situation, which was shut down in February. See the link below for the full story on “Operation Blackout.”
AT&T Partners with Discovery to Combine Media Assets
To finish off our monthly streaming recap for May 2021, we saw the media giant AT&T partner with Discovery to combine media assets.
AT&T is agreeing to spin off its WarnerMedia group and merge with Discovery Inc to combine these companies’ large media portfolios.
You can read more on this agreement by visiting our article below.
Most Read TROYPOINT Posts – May 2021
Overall, it’s clear that May 2021 was a busy month in the streaming world. We look forward to continuing these monthly streaming recaps!
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