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Priyanka Chopra-Produced Firebrand Is Another Hard-Hitting Indian Film From Netflix  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
Produced by Priyanka Chopra, Firebrand — Netflix’s first original Marathi film — has been directed by Aruna Raje (Rihaee) and stars Usha Jadhav, Girish Kulkarni and others. Firebrand... more
Netflix Acquires Chinese Sci-Fi Blockbuster The Wandering Earth  Gadgets 360 · 4 hours
Netflix has acquired hit Chinese sci-fi film The Wandering Earth, which has grossed over $600 million worldwide since its release on February 5, with a majority from China. more
Baidu’s video site iQiyi adds 37M subscribers in 2018 amid mounting losses  TechCrunch · 7 hours
China’s Baidu, which is often compared to Alphabet’s Google, is showing no signs of slowing down its pace of betting on video content as... more
AT&T pulls ads from YouTube over predatory comments on videos of children  THE VERGE · 14 hours
AT&T has pulled all advertising from YouTube while the streaming service deals with issues regarding predatory comments being left on videos of children, according... more
AT&T pulls ads from YouTube over predatory comments on children  THE VERGE · 15 hours
AT&T has pulled all advertising from YouTube while the streaming service deals with issues regarding predatory... more
China’s blockbuster The Wandering Earth is coming to Netflix  THE VERGE · 17 hours
Netflix has acquired the streaming rights for The Wandering Earth, China’s first science fiction blockbuster, which has earned... more
Coming to Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu in March  Windows Central · 17 hours
Kate Beckinsale in "The Widow" on Amazon Prime Video. (Image credit: Amazon) Prepare yourself: Things are going to get mysterious. The month of March, to put it simply,... more
Loop acquires Screenplay to build its streaming library  TechCrunch · 19 hours
A new streaming startup called Loop Media is announcing its first acquisition — it’s bought a 30-year-old company called Screenplay. While you may not have heard of Screenplay, the company has licensed... more
Samsung Galaxy S10 to Feature Steam PC Game Streaming: Report  Gadgets 360 · 21 hours
Samsung may partner with PC gaming giant Valve to bring Steam PC game streaming to the Samsung Galaxy S10 family of devices. more
Apple Says European Developers Have Earned Over $25 Billion From App Store  MacRumors · 22 hours
Apple Music vice president Oliver Schusser spoke with German blog Macerkopf this week, revealing that European developers have now earned over $25 billion from... more
Netflix F1 Docu-Series ‘Formula 1: Drive to Survive’ Announced, Gets March Release Date  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Netflix and Formula 1 have announced a 10-part docu-series called Formula 1: Drive to Survive, from the Oscar-winning maker of Senna and... more
Clutter confirms SoftBank-led $200M investment for its on-demand storage service  TechCrunch · 1 day
There’s plenty of speculation right now around apparently disgruntled investors in SoftBank’s Vision Fund, but the drum continues to beat and the checks continue to be written. The... more
On-demand logistics startup Lalamove raises $300M for Asia growth and becomes a unicorn  TechCrunch · 1 day
Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics startup, has closed a $300 million Series D round as it seeks expansion across Asia. In... more
On-demand shuttle startup Via enters South American market  TechCrunch · 1 day
Via, the on-demand shuttle startup backed by Daimler, has expanded into South America. The company launched a service in Goiânia, Brazil with HP Transportes Coletivos, one of the country’s largest public transportation operators.... more
Spectrum launching $15 ‘TV Essentials’ streaming bundle on Apple TV in March  9to5Mac · 2 days
With streaming TV becoming an option for users who are looking to cut the cord but still want live television, many companies such as... more
Sports streaming service fuboTV expands its lineup with Viacom’s entertainment channels  TechCrunch · 2 days
Sports streaming service fuboTV and Viacom this morning announced a new carriage deal that will see fuboTV carry Viacom’s entertainment networks as a part of its... more
YouTube Revamps First Strike Rules, Intensifies Punitive Action  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Under the new guidelines and Strike rules, the first strike would result in a one-week freeze on the ability to upload any new content to YouTube, including live streaming. more
Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians Trailer – Netflix Docu-Series Dives Into Team’s 2018 IPL Season  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming docu-series, Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians, which follows the IPL team during the... more
Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi Limited Series ‘Next Top Priority’ for Disney+: Report  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Disney and Lucasfilm are reportedly planning a six-episode Star Wars limited series centred on Obi-Wan Kenobi, as the “next top priority” for its streaming... more
Netflix says new episodes of “Arrested Development” will debut on March 15  TechCrunch · 2 days
It’s time for another hit off the juice box. Netflix announced today that it will release the remaining eight episodes of “Arrested Development’s” fifth... more
Take a five-hour bubble bath with Big Mouth's Hormone Monstress - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Netflix's bizarre-yet-entertaining animated series wants you to sooth your hormones with a relaxing bath. more
Arrested Development will continue on Netflix on March 15th  THE VERGE · 3 days
Netflix today revealed that Arrested Development, Mitchell Hurwitz’s sitcom about an extended family of comically terrible people, will... more
SoundCloud now helps artists self-distribute music to Spotify and other streaming platforms  THE VERGE · 3 days
SoundCloud announced today that it is adding distribution to its self-monetization Premier program. Those who are eligible in the open beta will now be... more
SoundCloud adds a music distribution service to its premium subscriptions  TechCrunch · 3 days
Last year, Spotify took a stake in music distribution service DistroKid. Apple acquired Platoon. And today, SoundCloud announced it’s adding its own music distribution tools to its premium... more
Forget Netflix. Going to the cinema alone is life's greatest guilty pleasure - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Commentary: If you're not going to the theater by yourself, are you even living a full, rewarding life? more
Jessica Jones, The Punisher Cancelled at Netflix, Brings an End to Marvel Partnership  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Netflix has cancelled the remaining two of its Marvel shows — Jessica Jones and The Punisher — which brings an end to... more
Netflix cancels “Friends From College” after two seasons  TechCrunch · 3 days
Netflix comedy series “Friends From College” will not return for a third season. The show’s co-creator Nicholas Stoller announced the news earlier today on Twitter. Friends from College will not be returning... more
Jessica Jones season 3 on Netflix: Everything we know so far - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Bring on the bourbon. The hard-drinking, superhero detective returns, but who will she face this time? Here's the latest news on the... more
Netflix cancels ‘Jessica Jones’ and ‘The Punisher,’ its last Marvel shows  TechCrunch · 4 days
Netflix is no longer in the Marvel superhero business, with the cancellation of “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher.” The writing has been on the wall since... more
Netflix cancels Jessica Jones and The Punisher  THE VERGE · 4 days
Jessica Jones and The Punisher have been canceled by Netflix, bringing an end to all five of Marvel and Netflix’s live-action TV... more
The Umbrella Academy on Netflix a fantastic riot of action, pop music - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Review: Forget Marvel. Netflix's latest superhero series doesn't hold back on getting superhero powers straight to your screen. more
Everything we know so far about Apple’s streaming video service [Poll]  9to5Mac · 5 days
The launch of Apple’s long-rumored streaming video service is closer than ever. After building... more
What’s the best VPN service for iOS?  9to5Mac · 5 days
Over the last few years, I’ve become increasingly concerned about personal privacy. I don’t have anything to hide, but I don’t like... more
CNET Asks: Are there too many video-streaming services? - CNET  CNET · 7 days
Video-streaming services have changed the way we enjoy our favorite movies and shows. But are there too many services to choose from? more
Apple Music Users Able to Gift a Month Subscription to a Friend  MacRumors · 7 days
Apple is today sending out notifications to Apple Music subscribers that, when tapped, allows them to send a referral to friend to sign up... more
The Dragon Prince season 2 delivers nonstop payoff on season 1’s worldbuilding  THE VERGE · 7 days
Warning: some spoilers ahead for season 1 of The Dragon Prince. In “Half Moon Lies,” the second episode of season 2 of Netflix’s animated... more
Ja Rule is planning a new Fyre Festival-like event  THE VERGE · 7 days
Rapper and Fyre Festival investor Ja Rule hasn’t seen either Netflix or Hulu’s Fyre Festival documentaries, which may... more
YouTuber shot while filming security guard outside synagogue  THE VERGE · 7 days
A YouTuber who films her own confrontations with law enforcement was shot yesterday while recording a security guard outside a... more
Firebrand, Netflix’s Priyanka Chopra-Produced Film, Release Date, Cast, Trailer, Poster, and More  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Firebrand, Netflix’s first-ever original Marathi film, has been produced by Priyanka Chopra. Firebrand releases February 22, 2019 on Netflix. more
Apple’s Video Streaming Service Reportedly Set for Summer or Autumn Launch, Not April  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Apple’s upcoming video streaming service might not launch in April, after all. A new report claims that it “will be targeted for... more
Spotify says it paid $340M to buy Gimlet and Anchor  TechCrunch · 1 week
Spotify doubled down on podcasts last week with a double deal to buy podcast networks Gimlet and Anchor. Those acquisitions were initially undisclosed, but Spotify has quietly confirmed... more
Alibaba takes an 8% stake in Tencent-backed anime streaming site Bilibili  TechCrunch · 1 week
Ecommerce giant Alibaba is continuing its push into the world of youth culture after it scooped up an 8 percent stake in anime streaming and game... more
The Umbrella Academy Behind-the-Scenes – Ellen Page & Co. Introduce New Netflix Superhero Series  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Netflix has released a new behind-the-scenes look at its upcoming adaptation of The Umbrella Academy, which releases February 15, 2019. more
Netflix office goes on lockdown over report of a potential shooter, suspect now in custody  TechCrunch · 1 week
Alarming reports popped up on Twitter late Thursday of incident involving an armed individual at Netflix’s Hollywood office... more
Peltarion raises $20M for its AI platform  TechCrunch · 1 week
Peltarion, a Swedish startup founded by former execs from companies like Spotify, Skype, King, TrueCaller and Google, today announced that it has raised a $20 million Series A funding round led by Euclidean Capital,... more
Apple's next launch events: Everything we know video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
AirPods, iPads, news about its streaming service and everything else Apple may have in the works for its next big launch event. more
Amazon’s Good Omens will begin streaming on May 31st  THE VERGE · 1 week
At its press brief before the Television Critics Association today, Amazon announced that its adaptation of Neil Gaiman... more
Google investing $13B in US data centers, Apple video service due in April? video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Today's major tech headlines include Google's $13B investment in US data centers, Activision Blizzard laying off... more
Qobuz takes on Spotify and Tidal by banking on sound quality - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Streaming music service Qobuz launches in the US with high-quality music streams and a unique download store. more
Crackdown 3 review: the Netflix Original of games  THE VERGE · 1 week
You know when there’s a show you really like, but then it dips in quality and eventually gets canceled, and... more
Streaming newcomer Qobuz takes on Spotify and Tidal with sound quality focus - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Streaming music service Qobuz launches in the US today and offers high-quality music streams and a unique download store. more
Plug in an Amazon Fire TV Stick for just $25 today only  Windows Central · 1 week
Even with the newer generation out, this is still a worthy device at a great price. The Fire TV Stick streaming media player is... more
Software pirates hijack Apple tech and release rip-off iPhone apps  Sky News · 1 week
Hacked versions of iPhone apps such as Spotify, Minecraft and Pokemon Go have been distributed by software pirates who have hijacked Apple's technology. more
Pirates using Apple tech to put hacked apps on iPhones  Sky News · 1 week
Hacked versions of iPhone apps such as Spotify, Minecraft and Pokemon Go have been distributed by software pirates who have hijacked Apple's technology. more
Valentine's Day 2019: 17 Unconventional Rom-Coms to Stream This Valentine's Day  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Valentine Day 14 February 2019 is here and if you are tired of watching the same trite rom-coms, here are 17 unconventional options available on streaming... more
Xbox Game Pass increases sales and playtime says Microsoft  Windows Central · 1 week
Xbox Game Pass is doing rather well. Xbox Game Pass is a subscription service which costs $9.99 per month. Customers gain access to over a hundred games — ranging from... more
Apple continues enterprise certificate cleanup as distributors found sharing ad-free Spotify, more  9to5Mac · 1 week
The barrage of applications taking advantage of Apple’s enterprise certificate program continues today. Reuters reports that software distributors have been using the program to... more
Apple’s Netflix competitor will reportedly be unveiled in March... or maybe April  THE VERGE · 1 week
Apple’s upcoming March 25th event will see the introduction of the company’s long-awaited video subscription service, according to a new report from Bloomberg. Yesterday,... more
Super Mario Maker 2 is coming to the Nintendo Switch  THE VERGE · 1 week
Super Mario Maker 2, Nintendo’s build-your-own-level game that originally debuted on the Nintendo Wii U in... more
Apple’s Netflix competitor will reportedly be unveiled next month  THE VERGE · 1 week
Apple’s upcoming March 25th event will see the introduction of the company’s long-awaited video subscription service, according to... more
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Take a five-hour bubble bath with Big Mouth's Hormone Monstress - CNET
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Ja Rule is planning a new Fyre Festival-like event
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Galaxy S10 launch event livestream: How to watch, start time, what to expect - CNET
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This weekend, stream one of the wildest films from Alita: Battle Angel director Robert Rodriguez
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The Dragon Prince season 2 delivers nonstop payoff on season 1’s worldbuilding
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The trailer for David Fincher’s Netflix anthology Love, Death & Robots is a manic headache
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Super Mario Maker 2 is coming to the Nintendo Switch
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This Chrome extension lets you learn a new language by watching Netflix
THE VERGE
Ariana Grande’s latest album – thank u, next – sets two new Apple Music records
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This weekend, stream the original version of Cold Pursuit on Netflix
THE VERGE
Apple Shares New Memoji Ads Featuring Ariana Grande, Khalid, and Florida Georgia Line
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Netflix’s High Flying Bird improves on Steven Soderbergh’s iPhone experiment
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Netflix’s iOS app can now automatically download your next episode, just like Android
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Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy feels like a bleak X-Men story
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Google Play Music bug strangely blocks new music from being cast to speakers, TVs
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Handmaid’s trailer says it’s ‘morning again in America’
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Before the Super Bowl, stream one of the all-time great football movies
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Net neutrality fight heads to court: Here’s the livestream - CNET
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From Friday, Apple Music subscribers can stream music with no WiFi fees on American Airlines domestic flights
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Home Streaming Shootout: Nvidia Shield TV vs Roku Streaming Stick+ – Does affordable mean terrible? [Video]
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You can now watch Star Trek: Discovery’s season 2 premiere on YouTube
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Everything coming to Netflix in February
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With Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ending, Great News might be your next go-to
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Ted Bundy Tapes on Netflix turned me into a terrified teen again - CNET
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DeepMind demonstrating latest AI progress on playing StarCrafft II tomorrow [Livestream]
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