You can now live stream to YouTube from your phone if you have at...

Tech Crunch reports: "Back in February, YouTube gave people the ability to live stream directly to their channel from their phones… with one catch:...

FCC Approves Time Warner TV Station Sale, Likely Helping AT&T Deal

Deadline Hollywood reports: "The FCC probably will be able to avoid making a judgement on AT&T’s $85 billion agreement to buy Time Warner following...

Instagram collections let you organize your saved posts

Mashable reports: "Not content to rip off just Snapchat, Instagram is going after Pinterest, too. The Facebook-owned app is adding a new feature that...

Tencent announces WeGame, its Steam digital PC game store

Venture Beat reports: "Tencent wants to take on Steam. The Chinese game company announced today that it is rebranding its Tencent Games Platform digital store,...

Facebook issues statement after murder suspect shares video of shooting in Cleveland

Tech Crunch reports: "Facebook has issued a statement after a video showing a fatal shooting was uploaded onto the social media network by the...
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LeEco Kills Plans for EcoPass Subscription Service

Variety reports: "Embattled Chinese consumer electronics upstart LeEco has killed its plans for EcoPass, an ambitious content and services subscription bundle aimed at U.S....

Nintendo is also ending production of Japan’s Famicom Classic

The Verge reports: "Yesterday, news broke that Nintendo would be discontinuing its miniature NES Classic console. The sad news streak continues today with confirmation...

Candy Crush moves into fashion with swimwear, a phone case, and a $650 backpack

Venture Beat reports: "To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the enormously popular Candy Crush Saga mobile game, King has partnered with Italian fashion house...

WGA Contract Talks Will Resume Monday After Good Friday Recess

Deadline Hollywood reports: "Negotiations for a new WGA film and TV contract recessed today in observance of the Good Friday holiday. The talks with the...
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Pandora Is Now Talking To Private Equity Firms In Search Of Cash

Hypebot reports: "Pandora is in talks with private equity firms Providence Equity Partners, Silver Lake, KKR and others in search of cash, sources tell...

Amazon Hits Tribeca Offering Up to $100,000 Cash Bonus for Streaming Rights

Variety reports: "Amazon is back on the film-fest circuit with a zero-haggle deal for indie filmmakers: It’s offering official selections of the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival...

Pokémon Go Easter event launches as Niantic’s 2016 sensation faces slowing revenues

Venture Beat reports: "Niantic and The Pokémon Company International announced the start of Pokémon Go’s latest in-game event, the Pokémon Go Eggstravaganza, in time...

Nintendo sold more copies of Zelda for Switch than actual Switch consoles

The Verge reports: "It’s no surprise that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the best-selling game on the Nintendo Switch, a...

Microsoft might soon let you return digital Xbox and Windows game purchases

The Verge reports: "Microsoft is reportedly experimenting with allowing customers to request self-service refunds for digitally downloaded games on Xbox One and Windows 10,...

Paying Up to $500 to Chat With a Live Streamer

The New York Times: "Consider the Super Chat feature that YouTube started this year, Laura Parker writes. When YouTube creators use Super Chat, they...

Sony Launches Kids Channel in India

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "India's kids television space will get a new entrant in the form of Sony Yay! It will take on rival...

Could Apple Buy Disney? Wall Street Revives Rumor of Mega-Deal

Variety reports: "Apple could potentially find the cash to pull off a $200 billion-plus takeover of Disney — creating a company worth $1 trillion with...

VR First is creating 50 labs for virtual reality education at universities

Venture Beat: "VR First is on a quest to jumpstart interest in augmented reality and virtual reality at schools around the world, and so...

Instagram Stories is now more popular than the app it was designed to kill

The Verge reports: "Say what you will about Facebook’s misguided implementation of Stories across its many apps and services. But in the one place...

Snap will report earnings for the first time on May 10

Recode reports: "Snap has set a date for its first-ever earnings call: Wednesday, May 10, after the public markets close. It’ll be the first...