The NBA players’ union approved the league’s 22-team resumption of the season in Orlando, but safety concerns remain for the players preparing for life in a bubble surrounding Walt Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports complex.
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Following months of buildup than encompassed seemingly nonstop industry buzz and transmedia marketing, mobile-only streaming platform Quibi’s launch day is in the history books. Preliminary estimates from Sensor Tower’s Store... Read More
There’s been a lot of hype around Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, which is set to launch in early November. We wanted to find out just how many Americans are planning to sign up and if they’ll stay loyal to streaming-giant... Read More
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Youth Sports & the future of the show
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It’s been a tough month for Netflix fans, with news emerging that much-loved shows including Friends and The Office are being taken off the platform.
It was revealed on July 9 that Netflix US will be losing Friends when its rights... Read More
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So here’s the Disney Plus announcement and brief podcast on it’s latest offerings.
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Netflix on Tuesday announced its largest price hike since launching its streaming business 12 years ago, upping subscription rates anywhere from 13 to 18 percent.
Effective immediately for newbies and being phased in over three months for current... Read More
The golden age of cord-cutting keeps getting more golden: In addition to streaming services from giants like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, another entertainment mainstay announced plans on Monday to introduce a new streaming service of their own. That... Read More
Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy or Bonnie. But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called “Forky” to her room, a road trip adventure alongside... Read More
With the 2018 World Series in full gear and tickets to see the games live costing hundreds to hundreds of thousands of dollars, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its World Series Facts – Red Sox vs. Dodgers infographic.
To... Read More
Disney launches its own OTT service next year into a market where Netflix has spent its way to the top. Will Disney’s offer be too little too late to catch up? Or is there room for another big OTT player?
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Comcast and Fox could merge—their networks carry 59 NBA, MLB, and NHL teams in US.
Comcast’s planned purchase of 21st Century Fox properties would give the cable company ownership of the “vast majority” of regional sports... Read More
Facebook and Twitter executives have a conflict of interest with Disney. Sheryl Sandberg & Jack Dorsey won’t seek re-election to Disney’s board over conflicts of interests.
The social media giants have branched into... Read More
2017 was a banner year for over-the-top video, and digital video in general. Paid OTT “skinny bundles” now have millions of subscribers, new niche entrants made their mark, and advanced video advertising continued to evolve and mature.
But now... Read More
For Disney, the CARS franchise has been one of their most successful. You’re immersed into a world where there are no people, the vehicles are the characters. This works not only because of the technical marvel that is Pixar Animation, but... Read More