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Pay-TV Losses Could Accelerate to More Than 5 Million U.S. Households per Year, Survey...

Variety reports: "There’s more evidence of a growing subscriber exodus threatening to hit the traditional pay-TV ecosystem. In 2016, the industry dropped about a...

Instagram adds face filters to live video

Tech Crunch reports: "Instagram is making its face filters available for live video streaming through the app, the company announced today. Instagram had introduced...
HTC announces Lifeliqe as educational VR partner

HTC Vive will share 100% of holiday app revenues with developers

Venture Beat report: "HTC may be selling its Pixel smartphone team to Google, but it’s keeping its HTC Vive virtual reality headset business. And today, the...

Flappy Bird will die with iOS11

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Flappy Bird creator Doug Nguyen has effectively killed off Flappy Bird by declining to update the app to run on iOS 11....

HAAWK Closes $2.5M Series Seed Financing, Acquires Assets of Dart Music

Rincon Venture Partners, Wavemaker Partners, Frontier Venture Capital, and Apex Ventures Invest in Rights Management Firm as it Acquires Assets from Fledgling Startup LOS ANGELES,...

Ford is using Microsoft’s HoloLens to design cars in augmented reality

The Verge reports: "Microsoft’s HoloLens headset has been slowly pivoting towards commercial markets over the past year. NASA, Volvo, Lowe’s, Audi, and Volkswagen are all...

MGM just launched a dedicated streaming service for Stargate fans

The Verge reports: "At San Diego Comic-Con this summer, MGM dropped a big announcement: it was bringing back the long-running Stargate franchise with a new show: Stargate Origins, a...

Google, HTC sign $1.1B USD cooperation agreement to boost Google’s hardware game

Tech Crunch reports: "Google and HTC have entered into an agreement where certain HTC employees will join Google. As part of the transaction, HTC...

Fox will premiere its new show ‘Ghosted’ on Twitter before it airs on TV

Tech Crunch reports: "Fox is partnering with Twitter to promote its fall TV shows by airing select episodes and other related content on Twitter’s...

‘Star Wars’ Director Drama: How J.J. Abrams Jilted Paramount for ‘Episode IX’

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "If there is one thing Paramount chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos could use right now, it's the hope of a...

There are now 30 million paid music subscribers in the US

The Verge reports: "More than 30 million people pay for music subscriptions in the US, according to the latest figures released by the Recording...

You can now launch the Instagram app directly from Facebook

Tech Crunch reports: "Facebook is making it easier for users to access their Instagram profile directly from within the Facebook app. The company confirms...

NFL TV Ratings Slide Worries Wall Street

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "NFL's ratings woes continued in Week 2, and Wall Street is taking notice, given there are fewer excuses for falling...
Minecraft surpasses 300 million downloads

As ‘Minecraft’ Better Together rolls out, PlayStation is still a no-show. Here’s why.

Mashable reports: "The "Better Together" update is now rolling out to Windows 10, Gear/Oculus VR, Xbox One, and Android/iOS versions of the game. Nintendo's Switch will...

Blizzard’s Overwatch league will finally debut in January

The Verge reports: "After nearly a year of building up its ambitious e-sports league for the colorful shooter Overwatch, Blizzard has finally announced a start...

New York Media Festival Returns to Manhattan with 15+ Events and 200+ Speakers, September...

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Media Festival, an innovative two-day event for the digital, games, music, television and video industries,...

Insomniac Games kicks off rebranding effort

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Ratchet & Clank developer Insomniac Games has today unveiled a new-look logo as part of a studio rebranding effort in advance of...

Scripps Networks Launches ‘Genius Kitchen’ Online Food Network, Folding Food.com Recipes Into the Mix

Variety reports: "Scripps Networks Interactive, owner of Food Network and Cooking Channel, needed a new way to reach hungry millennials — many of whom...

‘Stranger Things’ Writer Justin Doble Moves to Amazon Studios With Overall Deal

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "A member of the Stranger Things team is on the move to Amazon. Stranger Things writer-producer Justin Doble has signed an overall deal with the...

YouTube Kills Paid Channels, Expands $4.99 per Month Sponsorship Model

Variety reports: "YouTube is getting rid of one of its first paid content models: The Google-owned video site announced Tuesday that it is discontinuing its paid...