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Disney’s Magic Bench lets you play with AR characters without headset or smartphone

Mashable reports: "Disney Research has come up with a new way to allow multiple people to experience the same augmented reality experience while in the same...

All Laid-Off SoundCloud Staffers Are Being Offered $10,000 From WeTransfer “To Start Something”

Hypebot reports: "After 173 SoundCloud employees were laid off a few weeks ago, the outpouring of support led to a “Hire a SoundClouder” Google...

HTC targets first standalone Vive headset at China

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "HTC is partnering with Qualcomm on a standalone VR headset for the Chinese market, which will use Viveport as its official content...

Verizon Loses 15,000 Pay TV Subs, Reiterates It Needs No Acquisitions

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Telecom giant Verizon on Thursday reported that its FiOS video service lost 15,000 net pay TV subscribers in the second quarter, compared...

Comcast Unveils New Details for ‘Instant TV’

Variety reports: "Comcast executives offered more detail on a plan for a millennial-focused TV service that does not hinge on use of a set-top box....

SiriusXM Quarterly Earnings Rise, Subscribers Hit 32M

Billboard reports: "SiriusXM on Thursday saw earnings jump as the satellite radio firm posted a record 32 million total subscribers. The company, home of...

FoxNext Games’ Aftershock will make a Marvel mobile game as its first title

Venture Beat reports: "FoxNext Games has wasted no time figuring out what to do with its Aftershockgame studio, which it acquired from Kabam last month. Aftershock is...

Sling TV to host pay-per-view events, starting this weekend with UFC fight

Tech Crunch reports: "Dish’s streaming service for cord cutters, Sling TV, will host its first ever pay-per-view event this weekend, by offering coverage of UFC: 214:...

Imagine Entertainment Strikes $100M TV Financing Venture With Hong Kong’s TVB

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Entertainment has struck a $100 million TV co-financing joint venture with TVB Venture, a...

Surge in Streaming Services Leads to Animation Job Boom

Variety reports: "There’s general agreement that this is a golden age of television. But less apparent is the fact that it’s also a golden...

The Switch And Mobile Games Are Putting Up Huge Numbers For Nintendo

Forbes reports: "Not so long ago, the aging 3DS and floundering Wii U meant financial reports were dark and full of terrors for Nintendo,...

Judge Throws Out Racial Bias Suit Against Time Warner, CNN & TBS

Deadline Hollywood: "An Atlanta judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Time Warner that alleged a pattern of racial discrimination at some of its networks....

Blizzard pledges crackdown on abusive and antisocial Overwatch players

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Blizzard will take a tougher stance on antisocial and abusive players, promising a range of new features and punishments for its popular...

Vizio Can’t Dodge Claims Its TVs Spy on Viewers

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "For the second time this year, Vizio has failed in a bid to undercut a proposed class action lawsuit targeting...

Chris Milk’s VR Studio Within Raises $40 Million Series B

Variety reports: "Within, the virtual reality studio co-founded by renowned music video director Chris Milk and former Googler Aaron Koblin, has raised a $40 million Series B round...

ASCAP and BMI Team Up to Launch Musical Works Database, Eyeing Increased Transparency

Billboard reports: "ASCAP and BMI, the two largest performing rights organizations in the U.S., are working together on a single database of musical works...

ABC News Pacts With Digital Startup ATTN: for Video Co-Production Deal

Variety reports: "ABC News is teaming with digital-media startup ATTN: in a deal to co-produce at least 10 original video segments within the next six...

MTV Video Music Awards: Kendrick Lamar Leads Nominations

Deadline Hollywood reports: "Kendrick Lamar and his video for “Humble” led the way with eight nominations today as the MTV Video Music Awards noms were announced. Katy Perry and The...
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TV ratings will now include Hulu Live and YouTube TV

Mashable reports: "Traditional television ratings are about to get a much-needed modern day update. In an effort to bring the ratings up-to-date and improve...

Blizzard shuts down legacy WoW server hours after launch

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Blizzard shut down a fan-run, legacy World of Warcraft server just a few hours after it went live, bringing four years of...