Maisie Williams’ talent discovery startup...
Maisie Williams’ time on Game of Thrones may have come to an end, but her talent discovery app Daisie is just...
On the Internet of Women with Moira Weigel
“Feminism,” the writer and editor Marie Shear famously said in an often-misattributed quote, “is the...
Credder offers Rotten Tomatoes-style ratings for...
In an age of online misinformation and clickbait, how do you know whether a publication is trustworthy? Startup Credder...
Winter is coming for HBO NOW subscriber growth
Fan reaction to Game of Thrones‘ final season may be mixed, but the show has been undeniably good for HBO’s...
Amazon Fire TV tops 34 million users, widening...
Amazon Fire TV’s lead over rival streaming platform Roku is widening. In January at the Consumer Electronics Show...
Facebook introduces ‘one strike’ policy to...
Facebook is cracking down on its live streaming service after it was used to broadcast the shocking mass shootings...
CEO Howard Lerman on building a public company...
It’s just over two years since Yext debuted on the New York Stock Exchange, and to mark the occasion, I sat down...
Looking back at Zoom’s IPO with CEO Eric Yuan
Since the launch of its IPO in mid-April, Zoom stock has skyrocketed, up nearly 30% as of Monday’s open. However,...
YouTube’s Bumper Machine offers an automated...
After introducing a six-second “Bumper” ad format back in 2016, YouTube is unveiling a new tool that uses...
Hotstar, Disney’s Indian streaming service,...
India’s video streaming giant Hotstar, owned by Disney, today set a new global benchmark for the number of people...
India’s most popular services are becoming...
Truecaller, an app that helps users screen strangers and robocallers, will soon allow users in India, its largest...
Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine to debut an...
A year ago, Amazon -owned Audible announced a deal with Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine to develop exclusive...
Twitter gives Retweets an upgrade
Twitter is finally letting you do more with Retweets. In a small but useful update rolled out today, Twitter will now...
Facebook updates its video guidelines to promote...
Facebook today announced a series of changes to the way it ranks videos on its social network, which determines how...
Where top VCs are investing in media,...
Most of the strategy discussions and news coverage in the media & entertainment industry is concerned with the...
Activision Blizzard has five franchises lined up...
Activision Blizzard said it has lined up five franchises for a new, city-based Call of Duty esports league. Atlanta,...
Takeaways from F8 and Facebook’s next phase
Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers...
YouTube sets a goal of having half of trending...
YouTube wants to have half of the featured videos in its trending tab come from streams originating on the...
Talk key takeaways from Facebook’s F8 with...
Facebook’s annual F8 developer conference is taking over the McEnery Convention Center Center in San Jose this...
Spotify Q1 hits 100m paying users, 217M overall,...
As Amazon reportedly gears up to offer its own hi-fi music streaming service, Spotify has posted its Q1 figures. One...