Streaming music service Rdio is now available in 20 new countries across Latin America and Europe, the company announced today.
Back end web video service Ooyala added a fresh $43 million round of funding to its piggy bank today.
Rabbit lets friends watch movies or concerts in the same video chat room.
Can a streaming TV network add value to cable TV? NimbleTV is attempting to find out.
Apple has hired former Cumulus Media exec Michael Pallad to lead advertising sales of its new iTunes Radio streaming music service.
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Too often, executives who hear about novel (and cheap) methods of marketing think they’ve found a unicorn: a mythical, wonderful, powerful, and beautiful strategy to solve all their problems, cheaply and effectively.
Up until now, the only giant glaring negative about purchasing one of Google’s Chromecast streaming media sticks over other set-top boxes was the lack of available supported apps.
Simulmedia, a video ad startup, has closed its fourth round of funding at $25 million, the company announced today.
Digital comic book startup Madefire announced it was bringing new content to its digital store today in the form of popular Dark Horse comic series Hellboy.
PaeDae makes a push to become a broader mobile advertising platform.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is apparently watching popular simple image sharing startup Imgur closely, and she may even be trying to acquire it, according to a Business Insider post that cites an anonymous source.
Flipboard has confirmed with VentureBeat that it is indeed raising another $50 million as the second half of its third round of funding, which it plans to file tomorrow.
Google today took the wraps off +Post ads, a new ad format that lets brands take content from their public Google+ pages and run them on any site using Google’s ad network.
Guest Post Publishers, faced with declining CPMs and anemic mobile advertising, are still struggling to find the right monetization model for free content.
Confirming a report from over the weekend, Verizon announced today that it’s planning to snap up Edgecast, a content delivery network firm that powers the likes of LinkedIn, Pinterest, and WordPress.
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Twitter lists kind of suck.
Currently, Spotify has mobile apps that are free to download; however, most streaming capabilities are only available for paid customers.
The rare partnership between rivals will deliver better music recommendations and other features for users.
Hollywood, despite being ancient and entrenched, is embracing 3D printing in a big way.
Rumors that a YouTube-powered streaming music service is on the way first popped up back in March. But now the service is apparently getting delayed, according to an AllThingsD report citing anonymous sources familiar with the company’s plans.
The Guardian is being investigated by the British parliament to see if it violated Section 58A of the country’s Terrorist Act for publishing former NSA-contractor Edward Snowden’s documents on the NSA and British spy agency GCHQ.
Spotify has rolled out a new set of analytics tools specifically for artists that have music featured on the streaming service, the company announced today.
While wildly popular with a very specific crowd of people with expendable incomes, anime (Japanese-style animation) isn’t a subject you’d immediately think of as a growing business opportunity in the U.S. — at least until the last few years.
If you like news and click on it in your Facebook feed, get ready for more.
Companies looking to connect with customers on one of the most popular blogging platforms in the world now have a new tool: sponsored trending blogs on Tumblr’s mobile apps.
Amazon would like you to buy a Kindle Fire this holiday season, and it isn’t afraid to bad-mouth the other guys to make that happen.
The top searches reveal our obsession with celebrities, memes, and video games.
A little more than two weeks ago, we reported on the rumors that Snapchat, the private photo sharing service that lets you send pictures to people that disappear after a few seconds, rejected a $3 billion purchase offer from Facebook.
Affectiva, a technology start-up company based in Waltham, Mass., will start offering a face-reading software to mobile developers starting in mid-January.
The stakes are high, and there will be blood. Control of the screen is a sophisticated play requiring good timing, deep pockets, the right content and the ability to deliver the best viewing experience. At stake is a whopping share of the $150+ billion-a-year broadcast TV industry.
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Markets in everything, indeed.
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Think you can predict when a video is going to go viral? BetTube will let you “gamble” on which ones are going to take off.
But you still won’t be able to download movies to watch when an Internet connection isn’t available.
The four-hour man finally got a day job.
When I want an expert to assess whether or not I’ve made a solid purchase of a recent computer, naturally I go to the bumbling (yet lovable) hacks on History Channel’s Pawn Stars.