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Home Entertainment in the Year Ahead: More Turbulence as Roaring ’20s...

Variety reports: "Coming off a year of momentous change, home entertainment executives expect more disruption in 2020 but predict studios’ rental and sell-through businesses...

New Universal Music Investors May Not Be What Artists Want

Hypebot reports: "Major labels often receive flack from the artists, and the recent acquisition of Universal Music by a group of private equity investors...

Content Clashes and the Netflix Effect: Hollywood Lawyers Discuss the Decade...

Hollywood Reporter reports: "Several iPhone models ago, video industry giant Blockbuster refused to buy a fledgling DVD rental by mail company for $50 million....

16 predictions for social networks in 2020

The Verge reports: "And just like that, we’ve reached the final issue of the year — and also, somehow, the decade. As is tradition...

Fortnite lost 28% of its viewership hours on Twitch in 2019

VentureBeat reports: "Fortnite is still one of the most popular games in the world, but it has definitely lost some of the unprecedented momentum...

Disney Plus Signed Up 24 Million U.S. Subscribers in November and...

Variety reports: "Disney Plus had snagged an estimated 24 million U.S. subscribers as of the end of November — and the strong debut for...

Vision 2020: The Next Decade Will Bring Entertainment From 2D Back...

Forbes reports: "As we anxiously wonder how technology will make us smile in 2020, get ready for an infusion of entertainment in 3D format,...

Interpret: Games are strong entertainment brands, but their fan bases are...

VentureBeat reports: "In terms of revenues, the video game industry eclipses all other forms of entertainment. But when it comes to the strength of...

What I Learned About The Future Of Music By Playing Around...

Hypebot reports: "As AI technology continues to develop, questions are being raised in the music business over what kind of impact it will have...

So Many Streamers, So Little Time

Forbes reports: "Cable TV is a relic of the past, and it’s only a matter of time before the model fizzles out entirely. That...