HBO Must Get Bigger and Broader, Says Its New Overseer

HBO Must Get Bigger and Broader, Says Its New Overseer

The California-born Mr. Stankey, who lives in Texas and has donated to a variety of Republican campaigns, cuts a decrease profile. He began his telecommunications profession at Pacific Bell in 1985 and has served in varied roles at AT&T, together with chief expertise officer and head of the corporate’s DirecTV unit. On the stage of […]

XXXTentacion Signed $10 Million Album Deal Before His Death

XXXTentacion Signed $10 Million Album Deal Before His Death

XXXTentacion, a local of South Florida born Jahseh Onfroy, was in some ways essentially the most consultant artist — “the zenith point,” Mr. Shami stated — of the loose-knit SoundCloud rap scene. Though he was billed primarily as a rapper, XXXTentacion additionally dabbled in genres like punk and emo, favoring a lo-fi aesthetic that got […]

The Big Business of Becoming Bhad Bhabie

The Big Business of Becoming Bhad Bhabie

Kluger was initially towards the thought of getting again into the music enterprise, however he consented to some studio time to see how Bregoli sounded outdoors the automobile. At that first trial session, she felt painfully self-conscious. “I was like: ‘I don’t want to put these headphones on. I don’t want to get in this […]

Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ Is a Streaming Giant

Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ Is a Streaming Giant

If there was any doubt earlier than, it’s now official: Drake is the king of streaming music. When his 25-track new album, “Scorpion,” was launched on Friday, it instantly shattered one-day streaming data on the main companies. In its first 24 hours, the album had 170 million streams on Apple Music around the globe. On […]

Video Shows Police Officer Firing Stun Gun at Unarmed Man Sitting on Curb

Video Shows Police Officer Firing Stun Gun at Unarmed Man Sitting on Curb

In 2008, an officer with the New York Police Department fired a Taser at an emotionally disturbed man on a ledge in Brooklyn, in violation of departmental guidelines, and the person fell some 10 toes to his dying. The lieutenant who had given the order to fireside the Taser killed himself eight days later. Tasers, […]

Spotify, Nodding to Broader Ambitions, Hires Chief Content Officer

Spotify, Nodding to Broader Ambitions, Hires Chief Content Officer

Spotify has employed Dawn Ostroff, a veteran tv and video govt, as its new chief content material officer, a transfer which will sign the music service’s wider ambitions in media. Ms. Ostroff, who had been president of Condé Nast Entertainment, the writer’s video studio, will be part of Spotify in August, the corporate introduced on […]

Find Free (Old) Feature Films Online

Find Free (Old) Feature Films Online

TECH TIP Like books which have misplaced copyright safety, 1000’s of flicks are within the public area — to observe in your pc or cell machine, or by means of a set-top TV field. Q. Amazon and different e-bookstores have a free part of outdated books within the public area. Is there an identical place […]

‘Disgusted’ by Video of Boy’s Killing, Callers Flood Police Tip Line

‘Disgusted’ by Video of Boy’s Killing, Callers Flood Police Tip Line

The police in New York have lengthy used social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to trace prison exercise and gangs. But Chief Shea stated Lesandro’s case highlighted for officers the potential reward of participating with communities on social media past amassing suggestions. “I think the world is going to get very small for some […]

I.G.T.V. Is Going to Change How You Use Instagram

IGTV Is Going to Change How You Use Instagram

Those who make a dwelling by means of Instagram — a gaggle of influencers who will be critical of developments on the platform — are thrilled in regards to the firm’s latest characteristic, Instagram T.V., introduced Wednesday. The characteristic, which can permit customers to stream movies as much as an hour lengthy, has already appeared […]

Instagram Allows Longer Videos in Challenge to YouTube

Instagram Allows Longer Videos in Challenge to YouTube

SAN FRANCISCO — Expanding past its origins as an app for sharing fairly images, Instagram mentioned on Wednesday that it’ll now permit movies as much as an hour lengthy. At an occasion in San Francisco that was delayed about 45 minutes due to technical points, Instagram mentioned it was launching IGTV — a brand new […]