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Mogul Productions Strikes Distribution Deal With Blockchain-Based Delivery Platform AIOZ Network

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Variety reports: “Toronto-based Mogul Productions, a new decentralized film financing platform, has partnered with blockchain-based content delivery network AIOZ Network to provide content distribution and streaming via the blockchain.”

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Coalition of Festivals launches to promote an equitable and sustainable music festival industry

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Hypebot reports: “A new US-based Coalition of Festivals has formed to promote a more equitable, diverse, and sustainable music festival industry.”

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Starlight Media to Build Streaming Platform SYSM

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Variety reports: “Starlight Media, a Chinese-owned film financier, will leverage its growing Hollywood connections and partner with a group of leading Chinese entertainment firms to launch global streaming service SYSM.”

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Procter & Gamble Marketing Chief Urges Media to Help Madison Avenue Find ‘Smart Audiences’

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Variety reports: “Marc Pritchard wants the media industry to help him find more of the people who are likely to be his best customers.”

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Facebook will begin beaming advertisements into virtual reality

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TechCrunch reports: “Advertising giant Facebook announced Wednesday that they’re going to begin testing advertising inside virtual reality titles on its Oculus platform soon.”

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Hipgnosis Is Raising Another $210 Million via a New Share Issue on London Stock Exchange

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Music Business Worldwide reports: “Hipgnosis Songs Fund is raising more cash, via the placing of a new tranche of shares on the London Stock Exchange.”

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Facebook steps up efforts to study deepfakes

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CNET reports: “Facebook has been studying a way to figure out if deepfake images come from the same source, research that could help the social media giant crack down on disinformation campaigns.”

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Disney+ and Netflix’s Next Challenge: Shaking Off Slower Streaming Growth

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The Hollywood Reporter reports: “A funny thing happened in the first half of 2021: The insatiable appetite of consumers for streaming video content began to slow down.”

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Sony Music Acquires U.K. Audio and TV Producer Somethin’ Else, Forms Global Podcast Division

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Variety reports: “Sony Music Entertainment has acquired Somethin’ Else, which touts itself as the U.K.’s largest independent podcast and audio producer, and one of the BBC’s biggest independent producers of programs.”

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Spotify Launches Clubhouse Competitor and Creator Fund for Live Interactive Audio

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The Hollywood Reporter reports: “Spotify on Wednesday launched its Clubhouse competitor, the Spotify Greenroom, and opened up applications for a creator fund for live audio creators on the platform.”

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