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Jesse Eisenberg to Voice Mobile Game Character Tied to Fox’s ‘Rio’

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Jesse Eisenberg is to voice a mobile gameplay character tied to Fox's 3D Rio toon franchise. Eisenberg will reprise his...

Virtual Reality You Can Touch: Nomadic Wants to Bring VR Experiences to Malls, Movie...

Variety reports: "Headsets, immersive computer graphics, and… flashlights? Nomadic, a Northern California-based virtual reality (VR) startup that came out of stealth mode Thursday, has been...

Warner/Chappell Inks Deal With Mint Digital Services

Billboard reports: "Only a few weeks into Mint Digital Services, a new joint venture between U.S. music rights organization SESAC and the Swiss authors'...

Fig announces fans and investors can own a stake in Wasteland 3

Venture Beat reports: "Fig Publishing announced today that fans and investors can now reserve shares in Wasteland 3, the new title coming from InXile...

Instagram will begin blurring ‘sensitive’ posts before you can view them

The Verge reports: "Instagram has always been all or nothing when it comes to boundary-pushing photos and videos: either they made it through the...

YouTube’s $25 billion ad problem

Recode reports: "Big advertisers are punishing Google over its YouTube problem by pulling some of their ads.The good news for Google and its Alphabet...

Soundcloud confirms new $70M credit line after failing to close $100M round

Tech Crunch reports: "Soundcloud — the popular, but unprofitable platform that lets creators post and share music and other audio files — may have been...

Jam City seeks another hit with more Family Guy, plans for IPO

USA Today reports: "You won't see Jam City's mobile games in the top 10, top 20 or even top 30 of the app download...

WMG Launches ‘Streaming First’ Record Label

Hypebot reports: "Overseen by Kieron Donoghue, Warner Music VP, Global Playlists Strategy & Curation, the new 'streaming first' label Artists To Watch will be...

Tencent cleared $10 billion game revenue in 2016

Gameindustry.biz reports: "Tencent's game revenues rose 25% to pass $10 billion in 2016, significantly more than established rival publishers like Activision Blizzard. In the...

Kiss your sane news feed goodbye, everyone can now use their computers for Facebook...

Mashable reports: "Give your Facebook news feed one last long, indulgent scroll. It's going to be a much busier, more ridiculous place very soon....

Jeremy Renner Launches App to Connect Directly With Fans

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Jeremy Renner is the latest Hollywood star to jump into the app game. The actor launched a free mobile app...

Kids’ Media Startup Pocketwatch Raises $6 Million From Investors Including Leslie Moonves, Jon Landau,...

Variety reports: "Pocketwatch is winding a pitch to shake up children’s entertainment, and the digital startup has attracted a band of Hollywood investors and...

Chrono.gg secures $1 million funding for its PC digital distribution platform

Venture Beat reports: "A digital store that sells one game at a time just earned a big investment. Chrono.gg announced today that it has...

There’s a new Ghostbusters game for PlayStation VR, and it’s just the beginning

The Verge reports: "The Ghostbusters franchise already came to virtual reality in the form of a location-based piece courtesy of The Void, but PlayStation...

Instagram grows to 1M active advertisers, plans to add more data and direct booking

Tech Crunch reports: "Instagram’s advertiser base has doubled again. The Facebook-owned photo and video app is announcing that it now has 1 million monthly active advertisers,...

Appeals Court Rules TV Streamers Don’t Get Compulsory License to Broadcast Networks

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "On Tuesday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a seismic victory in favor of streaming company FilmOn, handing significant...

Apple’s new Clips app makes social videos for other social networks

The Verge reports: "Apple wants in on social video sharing — just not with its own social network. The company just announced a new...
Netflix losing competitive advantage

Amazon Prime Video, Netflix & Hotstar Slug It Out For India’s $272M Video Streaming...

Forbes reports: "As the second largest and fastest growing market for smartphones in the world, India is witnessing an increase in content consumption on...

Snap Inc. partners with another major entertainment studio

Mashable reports: "The company on Tuesday said it is launching an overall deal with MGM Television, the producer and global distributor behind shows like...