Roku has filed for an initial public offering and is looking to raise up to $100 million. The company will be listed on the NASDAQ appropriately under the ticker of ROKU. 339 more words
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Disney to pull all its movies from Netflix and start its own streaming services; will also launch an ESPN video streaming service
”Disney wants to own a bigger piece of the streaming pie,” Michelle Castillo reports for CNBC. “The company announced during its latest earnings report on Tuesday it intends to remove its movies from Netflix.” 221 more words
The Chinese government has cracked down on three of the country’s top live-streaming services over their apparent broadcast of unsuitable political content.
Weibo, the Nasdaq-listed microblogging site, disclosed that it had received a notice from The State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television of the People’s Republic of China (‘SAPPRFT’) asking it to cease all live-stream broadcasts. 285 more words
Have you always wanted to show your messy room to hundreds of people? Want to get paid for the pleasure of streaming your breakfasts, lunches, and dinners? 520 more words
My favorite line in Michal Lev-Ram’s feature in the May issue of Fortune on TV-streaming service Hulu is when she calls them the “oh, yeah, I forgot about them” player that nevertheless has 12 million subscribers, a $6 billion valuation, and the complicated support of its entertainment-conglomerate owners. 360 more words