Haystack News expands live channels, adds Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Quicktake

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San FranciscoHaystack News, a leading ad-supported streaming service that lets viewers watch news from nearly 350 local, national and world TV news channels, expanded its content agreement with Bloomberg Media to add Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Quicktake to its recently launched portfolio of live viewing options.

Haystack News now features 18 live streaming channels with the additions of Bloomberg TV, the premiere 24-hour global finance news network delivering market-moving analysis, as well as Bloomberg Quicktake, a new breakthrough news network providing a global view on the biggest stories for a new generation of leaders.

Haystack News launched live news as a complement to its industry-leading curated and personalized streaming news platform in November 2019 with ABC News Live and CBSN, in addition to Al Jazeera, Euronews, Newsmax, Yahoo Finance and a portfolio of live local news broadcast stations across the US.

“Bloomberg is very pleased to deepen our relationship with Haystack News via our two global networks, providing news in a variety of formats, including Quicktake’s primetime documentary-style original series and Bloomberg TV’s market-moving, deep finance coverage,” said M. Scott Havens, Chief Growth Officer and Global Head of Strategic Partnerships, Bloomberg Media.  “New platforms such as Haystack News extend our reach, and bring our trusted content to new audiences.”

Haystack News showcases the largest portfolio of local, national and global news on FAST, offering  curated and personalized stories from nearly 350 news providers, including more than 300 local broadcast channels and 100% of the top 30 DMAs.

Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Quicktake are two global news networks from the world’s largest newsroom of 2,700 journalists and analysts in 120 countries. Bloomberg TV delivers global financial news and market-moving analysis with shows such as Bloomberg Surveillance and Wall Street Week. Bloomberg Quicktake delivers live global news and original shows on the biggest stories in business, technology, politics and culture with shows such as Storylines and Hello World.

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Haystack TV offers Haystack News, a leading ad-based video on demand (AVOD) platform, providing free and customized over-the-top (OTT) on-demand and live streaming of local, national and international news, including on-demand local news and weather content for 100% of the Top 30 DMAs.

Haystack offers more news content from local TV news stations than any other AVOD service, with nearly 350 on-demand news providers, including more than 300 local TV broadcast stations from ABC Owned Television Stations, CBS Television Stations, Cox Media Group, Fox Television Stations, Gray Television, Hearst Television, Hubbard Broadcasting, Meredith Corporation, Scripps and more.

Haystack News national/international programming providers include ABC News, the Associated Press, Bloomberg, CBSN, Cheddar, CNET, Euronews, GameSpot, Newsy and Yahoo Finance.  Haystack News is available on multiple platforms and all leading Smart TVs worldwide including the Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, and Roku streaming platforms; Hisense, LG, Samsung, Sony, TCL and Vizio Smart TVs; Android and iOS mobile devices; and online at www.haystack.tv.