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Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Debuts with 1.287 Million Sold In First Week
/ November 5, 2014 11:37 am
Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Debuts with 1.287 Million Sold In First Week

Billboard reports “It’s official: Taylor Swift's 1989 debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with the largest sales week for an album since 2002.” Read More

Fox Eyes Digital Options to Counter ‘Fraying’ Pay TV
/ November 5, 2014 11:37 am
Fox Eyes Digital Options to Counter ‘Fraying’ Pay TV

Bloomberg reports “21st Century Fox Inc. (FOXA), Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment company, is considering new Web-based initiatives to attract younger viewers and consumers who don’t subscribe to traditional pay TV services.” Read More

FlowPaw Is A Learn Coding Hardware Kit with Its Own Graphical Programming Language
/ November 5, 2014 11:37 am
FlowPaw Is A Learn Coding Hardware Kit with Its Own Graphical Programming Language

TechCrunch reports “The latest learn-to-code kit passing around a digital begging bowl to raise crowdfunds to make its concept fly is called FlowPaw.” Read More

Rovi Acquires Fan TV to Boost Its Cloud-Based Video Discovery Products
/ November 4, 2014 12:07 pm
Rovi Acquires Fan TV to Boost Its Cloud-Based Video Discovery Products

TechCrunch reports “Rovi is announcing the acquisition of video discovery startup Fan TV today. The deal will add to Rovi’s portfolio of cloud-based guide offerings for service providers, while also giving it some consumer-facing apps. And for Fan TV, the acquisition could help bring its streaming set-top box to more consumers.” Read More

Don’t Expect A Nail-Biter As SAG-AFTRA Opens Non-Primetime Talks
/ November 4, 2014 12:07 pm
Don’t Expect A Nail-Biter As SAG-AFTRA Opens Non-Primetime Talks

Deadline reports “Negotiations for a new SAG-AFTRA network TV contract covering non-primetime shows got underway today at the offices of management’s Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers in Sherman Oaks.” Read More

deltaDNA Banks another $3 Million in Series A Funding
/ November 4, 2014 12:07 pm
deltaDNA Banks another $3 Million in Series A Funding

GamesIndustryBiz reports “Analytics and game personalization outfit deltaDNA has secured a further $3 million in a second round of series A funding, bringing the company's funding total to $5 million.” Read More

Disney and Google Partner Up For Disney Movies Anywhere Access On Google Play
/ November 4, 2014 12:07 pm
Disney and Google Partner Up For Disney Movies Anywhere Access On Google Play

TechCrunch reports “Disney and Google have teamed up to let you watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel movies on any device via Google Play.” Read More

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