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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...

Jump is a Netflix for indie games that promises better discoverability than Steam

Venture Beat reports: "Jump is hopping on an opportunity to offer high-quality indie games with a subscription service that focuses heavily on discoverability. It’s launching...

Sony announces PSVR versions of Neko Atsume, Zone of the Enders, and a newspaper

The Verge reports: "Sony’s pre-Tokyo Game Show PlayStation press conference is happening right now, and the company has announced a bunch of new Japanese...

Patreon, one of the most interesting media startups of the last few years, has...

Recode reports: "Patreon, which helps fans fund their favorite podcasters, video makers and other content creators, is getting new funding itself. The four-year-old startup...

Roku looks to raise $204 million in IPO

Tech Crunch reports: "Roku, the digital streaming business, is looking to raise about $204 million when it goes public later this month. According to a...

ABBA, of all people, are planning to tour as holograms

Mashable reports: "You're probably guilty of knowing all the words to 'Dancing Queen.' It's why the Swedish pop group is planning a global tour,...
uSens raises $20mil to improve mobile VR

Upload founders apologize for ‘turmoil’ caused by their response to ‘kink room’ harassment lawsuit

Venture Beat reports: "On the heels of settling a sexual harassment lawsuit earlier this month, the founders of virtual reality startup Upload have broken their public...

Snap blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia to “comply with local laws”

Tech Crunch reports: "Snap has bowed to pressure from the government of Saudi Arabia to censor a news channel operated by the Qatar-based news...
Microsoft doubles down on VR/AR

Augmented Reality Spending Exploding 11X To $36.4B in 2023, Greenlight Says

Forbes reports: "Apple just released ARKit and Google just released ARCore in the last few months. But revenue for augmented reality devices and content...