Net neutrality is the fight over whether or not internet service providers have the right to charge websites extra money for faster access to customers. The fight was largely drive... More
It’s no secret—nor surprise—that streaming platforms like Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, iHeartRadio and the select few others that have managed to survive the incredibly tou... More
Chinese regulators have halted live streaming on Sina Weibo, one of China’s most popular social media sites, and two other platforms with immediate effect. The sites are accused ... More
Vimeo, which had been gearing up to launch a subscription VOD service, will no longer proceed with the plans. The video-streaming service, owned by Barry Diller’s IAC, had been b... More
This report certainly came out of left field, but at this point, the world should have learned not to be surprised by Elon Musk's seemingly limitless entrepreneurial ambitions. ... More
Sen. Orrin Hatch waded into the controversy around content filtering on Wednesday, writing a letter urging the MPAA to allow filtering on streaming services. Hatch is the author of... More
Spotify users have noticed a new opt-out setting appearing both on desktop and in-app: Sponsored Songs. Sponsored content in general is not new for Spotify — last year they allow... More
YouTube wants to help creators make more VR video, so it’s announcing a new program today at Cannes to arm folks with the equipment and expertise that they need to do so. The ... More
Vivendi’s Dailymotion is undergoing a redesign, rebuild and rebrand for the site that is often called the European YouTube. It’s a complete overhaul with a focus on mobile-firs... More
Netflix has added a new wrinkle to its streaming library with the debut of an interactive storytelling component for two kid’s titles, Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale and B... More
The slow thaw in artists’ discontent is easy to understand once you see the numbers. Last year, streaming made up more than 50% of the music industry’s revenue for the first ti... More
Hulu June 20 announced a new agreement with Viacom for exclusive subscription streaming video-on-demand (SVOD) rights to TV Land dramedy "Younger." All past episodes of the series ... More
YouTube sees a big opportunity in original content. The Google-owned site announced deals for 40 original programs with talent including Ellen DeGeneres, Kevin Hart and Demi Lovato... More
Reed Hastings' streaming giant has thrown its hat into the movie arena over the past few years, beginning with the October 2015 debut of "Beasts of No Nation." The company's com... More
Spotify passed 140 million worldwide users as both its revenue and operating loss grew significantly in 2016, according to the company’s annual financial statement released Thurs... More
Netflix has, for the first time, surpassed cable in total subscribers according to Leichtman Research. US cable companies have 48.61 million subscribers while Netflix has just hit ... More
The pace of negotiations between studios and exhibitors will force studios to usher in their own premium video on demand (VOD) platforms as early as the end of this year, an analys... More
Amid a surge of virtual MVPDs entering the market, Verizon Communications plans to to somehow separate itself from the pack with an OTT TV service that delivers a tailored package ... More
Horizon Media has launched UNCVR, a division that will feature a partnership with entertainment-based tech player STXSurreal and focus on augmented reality, virtual reality, mixed... More
With 11 cable TV channels across the globe, including A&E, History and Lifetime, A+E Networks is best known for TV shows including “Bates Motel,” “Pawn Stars” and “P... More
Microsoft, Box Ink Yet Another Cloud Partnership (Fortune)On Tuesday, Box named Microsoft Azure as a "strate more...
CIOs Should Step Into the IoT Oversight Void (CIO)If you think your organization is taking oversight more...
Cisco, Apple Chiefs Discuss Further Partnership Opportunities (ZDNet)Cisco and Apple are looking to expand their partne more...
AWS to Open Hong Kong Region (Datacenter Dynamics)Amazon Web Services will open a cloud region in Ho more...
IBM Landed a Big Win in the Race to Sell Blockchain to Wall Street (BI)IBM has been selected to build a new blockchain-ba more...
Fox Sports Pacts With Facebook to Live-Stream European Soccer Championships (Variety)Facebook has scored more live sports for its growi more...
Why the ‘As-A-Service’ Model Works So Well for Digital Transformation (Forbes)Digital transformation has a way of changing not j more...
The Top 3 Technologies Expected to Transform Business by 2020 (Salesforce Blog)AI is now ingrained in everything we do. Any of th more...
Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Fine by European Antitrust Monitor (NPR)The European Commission has fined Google 2.42 bill more...
Why ‘Peak TV’ is Further Away Than We Think (Fortune)How much tv is too much TV? A record 454 scripted more...
How Netflix Wizardry Guarantees ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Streams Super Fast (Observer)Net neutrality is the fight over whether or not in more...
Globally, Chief Digital Officers Start to Take Hold (IW)Nineteen percent of the top 2,500 companies in the more...