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Todd Spangler / Variety:
WarnerMedia is offering a 50% discount for six months on the HBO Max ad-free monthly plan until September 26 as HBO subscriptions via Amazon shut down Wednesday   —  WarnerMedia is trying to help offset the loss of about 5 million HBO subscribers who had signed up through Amazon in the U.S. with an aggressive discount offer on HBO Max.
Sep 17, 2021, 9:55 AM - In context

Casey Newton / Platformer:
One year in, Casey Newton has doubled his Substack subscribers to ~50K, of which <10% convert to paid; Discord and Twitter are effective for attracting readers   —  A year ago, I quit the best job I ever had to start Platformer.  Today I wanted to tell you all how it's going, what I've learned …
Sep 17, 2021, 9:35 AM - In context

DHS: American extremists used TikTok in the lead-up to the Jan. 6 riots to recruit new members and share “tactical guidance” for terrorist and criminal activity   —  Extremists foreign and domestic have used the video platform, DHS says.  The app says it has “absolutely no place” for violence and hate.
Sep 16, 2021, 9:15 PM - In context

Since the sale of 21st Century Fox to Disney, Lachlan Murdoch has overseen $6.9B in acquisitions, including TMZ; James Murdoch has overseen ~$700M in deals   —  Heir apparent has overseen $7bn of acquisitions since 2019 compared with $700m by brother James  —  Lachlan Murdoch has emerged …
Sep 16, 2021, 2:35 PM - In context

Sarah McBride / Bloomberg:
Music-annotating startup Genius sells its assets to MediaLab for $80M; MediaLab says it will cut some jobs in original content production teams   —  The sale price is less than the total funding raised.  —  Music-annotating startup Genius Media Group Inc., a site that drew attention in part …
Sep 16, 2021, 11:20 AM - In context

News UK announces the launch of talkTV, a linear and OTT channel featuring news, opinion, and sports shows, in early 2022   —  News UK is to launch a new channel, talkTV, in early 2022.  —  The channel will be streamed live and made widely available on all platforms including linear TV …
Sep 16, 2021, 8:30 AM - In context

Andrew Hutchinson / Social Media Today:
YouTube launches its first podcast, The Upload, which will feature interviews with YouTube stars on how they created their businesses   —  As all social platforms look to implement more ways to enable creators to monetize their on-platform efforts, with a view to keeping them posting to their apps more often …
Sep 16, 2021, 8:15 AM - In context

Elias Leight / Rolling Stone:
Sleep Fruits Music, which plays 30-second clips of rain sounds, has ~10M Spotify streams/day, diminishing the money available for artists recording actual songs   —  Onlookers in the music industry are not pleased  —  On an average day on Spotify, megastars like Olivia Rodrigo and Drake routinely rack up the biggest stream counts.
Sep 15, 2021, 10:25 AM - In context

Selome Hailu / Variety:
Survey: in the last TV season, streaming shows had more female major characters and more female creators, directors, and editors than broadcast network shows   —  As the entertainment industry looks to improve the ratio of female representation in television on screen and behind the scenes …
Sep 14, 2021, 11:55 AM - In context

Joe Flint / Wall Street Journal:
ViacomCBS is revamping Paramount Pictures' operations, which will see its movie and TV production arms run separately, the latter led by David Nevins   —  TV veteran David Nevins will oversee Paramount TV in new alignment  —  ViacomCBS Inc. is revamping the operations of its Paramount Pictures movie …
Sep 12, 2021, 9:50 PM - In context

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