Digging into key takeaways from our 2019...
Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers...
Verizon and Google ink deal to offer YouTube TV...
Just days after Google and Amazon buried the hatchet over their longstanding streaming feud, Google has made another...
3 fixes for Netflix’s ‘What to watch?’...
Wasting time every night debating with yourself or your partner about what to watch on Netflix is a drag. It burns...
Google & Amazon reach an agreement to bring...
Google and Amazon are burying the hatchet to better serve users of their respective streaming video platforms, the...
How-to video maker Jumprope launches to leapfrog...
Sick of pausing and rewinding YouTube tutorials to replay that tricky part? Jumprope is a new instructional social...
Mutiny at HQ Trivia fails to oust CEO
This week’s banishment of host Scott Rogowsky was merely a symptom of the ongoing struggle to decide who will...
Talking the future of media with Northzone’s...
We live in the subscription streaming era of media. Across film, TV, music, and audiobooks, subscription streaming...
Twitch launches a four-person ‘Squad Stream’...
Twitch today announced the launch of a new feature called “Squad Stream,” which offers a way for up to four...
Twitter debuts new analytics tools for publishers...
In January at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Twitter announced that it was developing new tools that would make it easier for...
Powtoon acquires Showbox.com to extend its...
Powtoon, an online platform that allows its users to easily create videos for digital marketing, YouTube ads or...
TikTok spotted testing native video ads
TikTok is testing a new ad product: a sponsored video ad that directs users to the advertiser’s website. The test...
LinkedIn debuts LinkedIn Live, a new live video...
LinkedIn — the social network for the working world with close to 600 million users globally — says that...
Instagram thinks you want IGTV previews in your...
If you can’t beat or join them… force feed ’em? That appears to be Instagram’s latest strategy...
It’s time to pay serious attention to TikTok
If you haven’t been paying attention to TikTok, you haven’t been paying attention. The short-form video app...
Facebook Portal adds games and web browser amidst...
After receiving a flogging from privacy critics, Facebook is scrambling to make its smart display video chat screen...
Facebook adds free TV shows Buffy, Angel, Firefly...
Facebook hasn’t had a hit show yet for its long-form video hub Watch, so it’s got a new plan: digging up...
Bunch scores $3.8M to turn mobile games into...
The best parts of gaming are the jokes and trash talk with friends. Whether it was four-player Goldeneye or linking up...
Facebook Lasso app lead Brady Voss leaves for...
Facebook Lasso has a steep uphill climb ahead as it hopes to chase the musical video app it cloned, China’s...
YouTube is down
No, it’s not just you. As of Tuesday evening Pacific Time, YouTube was down for many users. The outage appears to...
Facebook follows Twitch and YouTube with launch...
Facebook today announced the global launch of Premieres, its new interactive video format that allows creators to...