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Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Rdio was bringing in $1.5M from subscriptions, up to $150K from ads, on nearly $4M in operating expenses a month, had $220M in debt before bankruptcy   —  Rdio Was Losing $2 Million Each Month Before Bankruptcy  —  The streaming company owes about $220 million to creditors.
Nov 18, 2015, 4:10 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Washington DC district court judge says streaming firm FilmOn doesn't have same rights as cable systems, contradicting Los Angeles judge   —  FilmOn Loses Against TV Broadcasters in DC  —  A judge rejects the TV streamer's argument of being entitled to a compulsory license.
Nov 14, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
MPAA claims responsibility for shutting down popcorntime.io and torrent site YTS   —  MPAA Touts Big Legal Success Against Popcorn Time  —  The studios trade association has scored injunctions in Canada and New Zealand over PopcornTime.io and the torrent outfit YTS.
Nov 3, 2015, 9:10 PMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
FCC weighs cable, entertainment, and tech industry arguments about who can make changes to UI of TV set-top boxes   —  Does the Future of Television Belong to the Device or the App?  —  This week, the FCC hears reaction to a controversial proposal.  The MPAA says it violates the U.S. Constitution.
Oct 12, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Stephen Galloway / Hollywood Reporter:
Interview with the creative team on the making of the new Steve Jobs movie, the lack of support from Apple, pressure from Laurene Powell Jobs, Sony hack, more   —  A Widow's Threats, High-Powered Spats and the Sony Hack: The Strange Saga of ‘Steve Jobs’  —  Laurene Powell Jobs pressured …
Oct 10, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
News Corp to Acquire Social Video Ad Platform Unruly for up to $176 Million   —  Rupert Murdoch's News Corp will acquire social video advertising platform Unruly for up to $176 million, the company said Wednesday.  —  “Unruly is a feisty and creative company with a start-up sensibility …
Sep 17, 2015, 1:00 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
MPAA drops demand for injunction against MovieTube after Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr request to file amicus brief   —  Movie Studios Pull Injunction Demand in MovieTube Lawsuit  —  The MPAA's withdrawal follows intervention from Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr.
Aug 17, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr ask to file amicus brief in movie studio suit against MovieTube, which seeks broad site-blocking SOPA-like power   —  Tech Giants to Hollywood: Stop Trying to Resurrect SOPA  —  Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr file a brief with the MPAA …
Aug 11, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Natalie Jarvey / Hollywood Reporter:
Stagnant User Growth Sends Twitter Stock Down 14 Percent   —  The social media company's stock closed down more than 14 percent after interim CEO Jack Dorsey outlined second quarter growth disappointment.  —  At first glance, Twitter had a strong second quarter, reporting revenue growth …
Jul 29, 2015, 8:25 PMIn context
Hollywood Reporter:
A look inside Jeff Bezos' Amazon Studios as it makes its push into original movies   —  Amazon's Hollywood Shopping Cart Secrets  —  “Can I show you my Pinterest board?” offers Roy Price, holding out his iPhone.  “This is how we develop shows on Amazon.”  —  The head of Amazon Studios …
Jul 19, 2015, 11:50 AMIn context

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