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Matt Groening’s ‘Futurama’ Set to Become New Mobile Game

Variety reports: “'Futurama,' the critically lauded sci-fi spoof from Matt Groening that aired on TV for seven seasons, will be turned into a brand-new...

Amazon Launches An Affordable Fire TV Stick Streamer With Added Alexa Voice Smarts

Forbes reports: "Amazon’s latest weapon in its bid to take control of our TVs is the new, improved Fire TV Stick. It’s a cheap,...

Developer’s lawsuit against games critic Jim Sterling is dismissed ‘with prejudice’

Gameindustry.biz reports: "Digital Homicide's efforts to sue YouTuber and games journalist Jim Sterling over his criticism of the game Slaughtering Grounds has ended. Sterling...

Facebook Wants MLB Live-Streaming Rights, Which Twitter Already Has for 2017 Season

Variety reports: "Mark Zuckerberg’s vision for Facebook to make the world a better place apparently includes live-streaming America’s pastime to the masses. Facebook is in discussions...

Coalition of 15 Music Orgs File Complaint Over Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Billboard reports: "A coalition of 15 music organizations representing creators and companies has submitted comments to the U.S. Copyright Office about the safe harbors...

Maple Media raises $30 million to found a new mobile gaming empire

Venture Beat reports: "Maple Media has raised $30 million in private equity to acquire and operate mobile apps and games. The Los Angeles company...

AwesomenessTV CEO Brian Robbins is stepping down

Recode reports: "Brian Robbins, the founder and CEO of teen/tween video network AwesomenessTV, is leaving the company. In a memo to his staff, Robbins...

Instagram lets you post up to 10 photos or videos as 1 swipeable carousel

Tech Crunch reports: "Instagram wants you to share a more complete picture of your experiences in its classic feed, not just its Snapchat Stories...

16 Oscar-Nominated Movies You Can Stream Right Now

Wired reports: "La La Land and Hidden Figures are currently duking it out at the box office to see who can benefit most from this...

Eric Church Cancels 25,000 Scalped Tickets, Releases Them Back To Public

Hypebot reports: "Country artist Eric Church has taken a fan-friendly stand against ticket speculators canceling more than 25,000 tickets for his spring tour.  Throughout...

MLB, Disney Tap Amazon’s Michael Paull as CEO of BAMTech Streaming Venture

Variety reports: "Michael Paull has been named chief executive officer of BAMTech, the video-streaming company owned by MLB Advanced Media, the Walt Disney Co....

Google’s Tilt Brush VR Drawing App Lands On Oculus Rift

Variety reports: "Google has brought its Tilt Brush virtual reality drawing app to the Oculus Rift VR headset. The launch isn’t just big news for...

U.K. Labels and Google Partner on Anti-Piracy Measure: Removing Links

Billboard reports: "Search engines Google and Bing will step up their efforts to demote and restrict access to copyright infringing websites, following the agreement...

PlayStation Network is down again

Venture Beat reports: "Sony’s gaming service is having troubles once again. PlayStation Network isn’t functioning properly for everyone right now, according to a wave...

Samsung’s incubator lab is getting seriously into virtual and augmented reality

The Verge reports: "So far, Samsung’s in-house tech incubator C-Lab has bought the world such wonders as a belt that tracks your waistline and...

You can now buy Snap’s video-recording sunglasses online

Recode reports: "Spectacles, Snap’s video-recording sunglasses, are now available for purchase online. Snap has been selling the glasses since November, but you could only...

Songkick Alleges Former Exec Shared Trade Secrets With Live Nation’s Ticketmaster

Hypebot reports: "Live Nation owned Ticketmaster allegedly used an old password provided by Stephen Mead, the director of Ticketmaster’s artist-services unit and a former...

UK eSports Network Ginx to Launch 24/7 TV Channel in Canada

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Competitive eSports has made it to North American TV with a 24/7 channel in Canada aimed at video game fans....

For Twitter, Videos Can Drive Revenues Over The Long Term

Forbes reports: "Recently, Twitter started testing a new section on its platform called “top videos for you” – a compilation of videos that the...

Josh Hutcherson’s Directorial Debut ‘Ape’ Premieres as Part of Conde Nast’s Film Incubator Series

Variety reports: "Ape,' a psychological drama directed by and starring Josh Hutcherson, launched Friday alongside four other 15-minute short films in a new talent-incubator...