Tag: streaming video

Netflix’s Oscar win & The week in goats

Ewe’ve goat to be kidding me: Do Not Read Until Monday.   Netflix gets best picture nom at the Oscars, pretty much killing what they represent In a sense, it’s the final nail in the coffin for thinking about circa-2010 norms of entertainment: Netflix just might have itself a Best Picture Oscar, something utterly unthinkable […]

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YouTube shifts strategy & Netflix eyes even more remakes – Do Not Read Until Monday

The End is Nigh: Enjoy the Last First Weekend of the Month of 2018 and Do Not Read Until Monday.   Crossing the Streams: YouTube shrinks back from competition, and Netflix gets into weird-hook-up territory Two streaming video heavies seem to be reorganizing in ways that might, say, accommodate a new big-bad competitor – like […]

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Disney squares up for a streaming video fight – and more in Do Not Read Until Tuesday

Enjoy a long weekend – now with added night time! – and Do Not Read Until Tuesday!   Putting the D in SVOD Disney used its quarterly earnings call to drop a bomb on the streaming video market – in particular, some details around its forthcoming bespoke SVOD (yes, I went there) offering, including its […]

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