Twitch star accidentally reveals she once sold her underwear

A Twitch streamer broadcast a little more than she intended and accidentally revealed that she sold her underwear when she was a “broke college student.” Alinity Devine, who boasts 725,000 subscribers, was streaming on Wednesday when she mistakenly opened her Gmail account. Devine closed the window in a matter of seconds exclaiming, “s–t s–t s–t!” but eagle-eyed viewers noticed a […]

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This is how much people hate their cable providers

I am sure that this will come as a tremendous shock to the five people who have had pleasant interactions with their cable provider in the past, but according to Consumer Reports‘ latest survey, people still dislike their pay-TV providers immensely. One hundred seventy-six thousand Consumer Reports members participated in the most recent telecommunications survey, and while the data isn’t accessible […]

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Instagram announces new long-form video platform

Instagram is determined to capture every last second of your free time. The Facebook-owned social network on Wednesday announced IGTV, a new long-form video platform that will allow certain users to post videos up to an hour long. With IGTV, Instagram moves closer to taking on Google’s YouTube and Snapchat. “It’s mobile first, it’s simple and it’s quality,” Instagram Chief […]

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Instagram announces new long-form video platform

Instagram is determined to capture every last second of your free time. The Facebook-owned social network on Wednesday announced IGTV, a new long-form video platform that will allow certain users to post videos up to an hour long. With IGTV, Instagram moves closer to taking on Google’s YouTube and Snapchat. “It’s mobile first, it’s simple and it’s quality,” Instagram Chief […]

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NBC News Plans Digital-Video Special Led by Steve Kornacki

Steve Kornacki is taking his signature “Big Board” from MSNBC to mobile video – for at least one night. NBC News has scheduled a special digital show, “Way Too Early: The 2020 Election,” that will stream via NBCNews.com and NBC News’ perches on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday at 12:30 p.n. eastern. Kornacki, who often holds forth on MSNBC […]

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‘Megyn Kelly Today’ producer moving to NBC streaming service

NBC News is quietly building a team for an experimental streaming service, we’re told. Page Six has learned that a co-executive producer of “Megyn Kelly Today,” Christine Cataldi, has been moved over to the new venture. “She’ll transition [from the morning show] toward the end of the month,” we’re told. Cataldi has been promoted to executive producer of the new […]

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Roku stock gets boost after short-seller changes mind

Roku’s stock was on a tear Friday after a noted short-seller changed his tune on the streaming giant. “What a difference six months makes,” Andrew Left of Citron Research said in a report Friday on the streaming player maker, hinting at a potential Netflix tie-up. “The move to cutting the cord and [over-the-top] advertising is real and it is a […]

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Netflix becomes the world’s most valuable entertainment company

Netflix’s stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co. for the first time, making it the world’s most valuable entertainment company, following a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television. Lifted by a blitz of original programs and 125 million global subscribers, some of whom have given up cable […]

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Asian Video Streamer Dimsum Launches in Singapore

Malaysia-based video-on-demand company dimsum is expanding into a third Asian country, with its launch this week in Singapore. It has partnered with Singaporean cable provider and telco Starhub. Dimsum is part of SMG Entertainment (no connection to the Chinese media firm of the same name), and is part of Malaysia’s Star Media Group. It focuses on drama series and shows […]

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