Twitter to Shut Down Periscope Five Years After Launch
Periscope “wasn’t a staying force, in the same way that other live streaming services — like the juggernaut of Twitch — would become."
Disney Surge May Accelerate Fox Deal Closing
The company's quarterly earnings and revenue solidly beat forecasts, perhaps opening the door to an early-2019 completion of Fox assets acquisition.
China’s iQiyi Readies IPO to Raise $1.5 Billion
The video-streaming unit of search-engine giant Baidu needs capital to fund content development as it competes with Tencent and Alibaba.
Netflix Stock Rises 20% on Q3 Member Growth
The video streaming service added nearly 3.6 million subscribers, far exceeding its own forecast and making up for sluggish Q2 growth.
Time Warner Buys Chunk of Hulu for $583M
The deal will make Time Warner channels available to viewers who have been cutting the cable and satellite TV cord.