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Roku Drops YouTube TV From Streaming Channels Over Google Distribution Fight


Cover picture for the articleRoku has dropped the YouTube TV channel from its library in a distribution dispute with Google that the popular streaming device company has labeled a principle fight. The streaming provider had threatened to remove the channel earlier in the week unless they agreed to certain search limits and data use. Roku accuses YouTube of leveraging Google’s massive resources to collect sensitive customer data and manipulate search results at the cost of Roku users’ experience.