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Disney+ Content Lineup Will Be Less Than 20% of Netflix’s —...

Variety reports: "Disney will roll into the subscription VOD wars with a smaller content selection than rivals — with a strategy of playing to quality,...

Netflix is testing a ‘random episode’ feature for TV shows

The Verge reports: "Does the idea of a shuffle button for Netflix sound appealing? The company has begun testing exactly that with some users...

YouTube is landing on Amazon’s Fire TV, while Prime Video will...

VentureBeat reports: "Amazon and Google have ended a long-standing feud today with the announcement that their services will soon be made available on each...

Wattpad partners with Sony Pictures Television in first-look deal for original...

TechCrunch reports: "Wattpad, the online storytelling community whose authors’ works have been turned into Netflix movies, TV shows for Hulu and projects for other studios both in...

Netflix Adds Nearly 10 Million Subscribers as Competition From Disney, Apple...

Billboard reports: "Netflix added more than 9.6 million subscribers during the first three months of the year but warned that the next quarter could...

PBS POV Spark Announces Immersive Films, Instagram Stories

Variety reports: "PBS’s documentary series arm POV is diving into new forms of story-telling with POV Spark, a new unit that’s all about interactive...

Vimeo Acquires Magisto, a Video-Creation Automation Company

Variety reports: "Vimeo is acquiring Magisto, a provider of video-editing and production-automation services, aiming to bulk up its video tool set and expand its global customer...

Australia Extends Production Incentives to Netflix, Amazon

Hollywood Reporter reports: "Streamers including Netflix and Amazon Prime, as well as local providers Stan and Ten All Access, are now eligible for Australian...

‘Home Improvement’ Creators Insist on Jury for $40 Million Trial Against...

Hollywood Reporter reports: "Wind Dancer Production Group and writer-producers Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra, Tam O'Shanter and David McFadzean are suing with the allegation that...

ESPN’s Got a New Game. And It Starts Before Players Take...

Variety reports: "ESPN’s newest game starts hours, even days, before any team steps onto the field of play. The Disney-owned sports-media giant heads this weekend...