Tag: streaming

Disney reportedly plans ‘Muppets’ reboot for its streaming service

It’s no secret that Disney’s upcoming streaming service will bank on familiar names, but we’re now getting a clearer sense of what that means. Hollywood Reporter sources have claimed that Disney is working on a “reboot” of The Muppets, the sh……


Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ reboot premieres April 13th

Netflix’s Lost in Space remake has been a long, long time in coming (word broke of it back in 2015), but it’s finally here… almost. The streaming service has revealed that the sci-fi show will debut on April 13th, 2018, and has offered a tea……


Microsoft Mixer lets viewers buy games straight from livestreams

A few weeks ago, Microsoft outlined new plans for its Mixer streaming service, including Direct Purchases. The feature would enable viewers to buy whatever game (or DLC) they’re watching direct from the company’s store, which would then give s……


‘Santa Clarita Diet’ returns to Netflix on March 23rd

Netflix’s show about managing suburban life with a zombie wife, Santa Clarita Diet, proved popular enough to secure a second season last spring. A year from that renewal, fans will finally get to watch when it arrives on March 23rd.

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Fox News’ streaming service will cater to ‘superfans’

Fox News is joining the ranks of conventional broadcasters launching stand-alone streaming services. The channel has revealed plans for Fox Nation, an internet-only subscription video service for “superfans” of its ultra-conservative programm……


Spotify might be building a smart speaker of its own

Spotify appears to be working a smart speaker that it says will be “category defining,” according to new job listings. “Spotify is on its way to creating its first physical products and set up an operational organization for manufacturing, sup……


Amazon backs Marie Curie biopic starring Rosamund Pike

Amazon’s latest Prime Video production won’t just rely on star power to reel you in — it should also appeal to science fans. The internet giant is teaming with France’s Studiocanal on Radioactive, a biopic covering the work and romance of pi……


Twitch postpones new rules to clarify vague expectations

Twitch is temporarily putting the brakes on its new rules for hate speech, harassment and sexual material. The livestreaming service has postponed the enforcement of new rules from February 19th to March 5th in order to “better explain some s……


Netflix deal provides a much-needed boost in the Middle East

Despite what it seems, Netflix isn’t a dominant force everywhere on the planet. In fact, it’s struggling in the Middle East and northern Africa — Netflix and Amazon combined represent 21 percent of the local subscription video space. The comp……


Netflix deal provides a much-needed boost in the Middle East

Despite what it seems, Netflix isn’t a dominant force everywhere on the planet. In fact, it’s struggling in the Middle East and northern Africa — Netflix and Amazon combined represent 21 percent of the local subscription video space. The comp……