Tag: streaming video

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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Do Not Read Until Monday: August 14

Though this message may bubble up for you Friday, enjoy your afternoon with a nice LaCroix-cktail instead and Do Not Read Until Monday!   Oh Hail No: The latest in “ride-sharing” After waiting for it for some time, a scientific study now shows that ride-sharing/car-sharing/ride-hailing/bootleg-cab services like Uber and Lyft likely lead to fewer car […]

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