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What's Coming and Going From Netflix the Week of April 22, 2019

Whatever is going on in the calamitous phantasmagoria known as I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson (Tuedsay) is both frightening and intriguing, and it’s the best you’re going to do on Netflix this week. Allegedly, it’s a sketch comedy show brought to you by The Lonely Island, starring Robinson, of Comedy…Read more...
Tags: Coming And Going, Netflix, Entertainment, TV, Streaming


Best new shows and movies to stream: Mid90s, BlacKkKlansman, and more

Need something to watch this weekend? Check out our list of the best new shows and movies to stream right now. On the list this week: Jonah Hill's Mid90s, vampire action movie Blade, and more. The post Best new shows and movies to stream: Mid90s, BlacKkKlansman, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Home Theater, Movies & TV, Entertainment, Streaming


The Artists

Each episode has a title “game box,” like this one. If you’re at all interested in gaming culture, I can’t recommend enough The Artists: The Pioneers Behind the Pixels, a series of short (about 10-minutes each) documentaries released last year that take a look at various aspects of gaming history, produced by the CBC. There are 10 episodes in all, and you can stream them through the CBC Gem app or web access (a name I really quite dislike and don’t understand). Big thanks to my Ubi collea...
Tags: Games, TV, Web, Cbc, Cbc Gem, Documentary, Electronic Arts, Masters Of Doom, Streaming, The Artists


How to watch the Top Rank Boxing: Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan PPV with ESPN+

This Saturday, welterweight champion Terence Crawford will defend his title against former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan at Madison Square Garden. These veteran boxers will square off at 9 p.m. ET, and here's how you can watch this highly anticipated pay-per-view event. The post How to watch the Top Rank Boxing: Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan PPV with ESPN+ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Movies & TV, News, Streaming, Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan, Top Rank Boxing


How to watch the Top Rank Boxing: Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan PPV with ESPN Plus

This Saturday, welterweight champion Terence Crawford will defend his title against former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan at Madison Square Garden. Here's how you can watch this highly anticipated pay-per-view event. The post How to watch the Top Rank Boxing: Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan PPV with ESPN Plus appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Movies & TV, News, Streaming, Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan, Top Rank Boxing


Netflix Is Testing a Feature to Serve Up Random Episodes If You Don't Know What to Watch

Many of us are by now familiar with the Browse Endlessly Plan, a system in which scrolling knows no end and absolutely nothing of interest populates no matter how many times you refresh or toggle between genres. Netflix may have something close to an answer for it.Read more...
Tags: Netflix, Streaming, Shuffle, Netflix Streaming, Android, Android Apps


Apple is hiring as Culver City streaming hub opening nears

Apple is ramping up hiring in its move to go Hollywood. A list of openings is posted on an Apple jobs board for when the tech giant’s video streaming operation moves into new Culver City offices late this year. A “Jobs at Apple” webpage lists more than 50 positions the Cupertino, Calif.-headquartered company seeks to fill in the burgeoning Culver City media area, which is already home to Sony Pictures and, increasingly, Amazon Prime’s streaming service operations. More than 1,000 area Apple jobs...
Tags: Local News, News, Business, Streaming, Technology, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LADN


Netflix says it’s testing a shuffle feature for when you don’t know what to watch

Netflix is testing a new feature that can help you start streaming when you don’t know what to watch. The company confirmed it’s testing a shuffle mode of sorts, which will allow you to easily click on a popular show to start playing a random episode. The idea with the feature is to offer an experience that’s more like traditional TV — where you could just turn the set on, and there would be something to watch. With today’s streaming services, that sort of seamless experience is more difficult t...
Tags: Media, Netflix, Streaming, Streaming Services, streaming TV, Television


Spotify Passes 500 Million Installs, Far More Than Other Streamers

The Spotify app has passed 500 million installs on Android. In its last quarterly report, Spotify reported 207 million monthly active users, so the 500 million stat includes  people who are no longer using the app and reflect how Google calculates downloads and installs. Pandora, Amazon Music, Deezer, YouTube Music, JioSaavn, and Gaana are each on 100-500 million Android app download category. Tidal, Apple Music, and Anghami sit in the 10-50 million range. H/T Android Police ...
Tags: Music Business, Music Tech, Streaming, Android, App, Spotify, Bruce Houghton


Amazon Launches New Spotify Competitor With Ad-Supported Music Streaming for Echo Devices

Following rumors earlier this week that such a service was forthcoming, Amazon has officially announced its spanking new ad-supported music streaming service—not to be confused with its other two music services—for Alexa-enabled devices.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Spotify, Music, Science, Amazon Prime, Streaming, Alexa, Streaming Wars, Amazon Launches New Spotify


Star Trek: Discovery Goes Out With Sound and Fury, Signifying...Something

Star Trek: Discovery’s second season has come to an end, and it’s ended with one hell of a bang. Several bangs, even. Actually, its season finale was approximately 90 percent bangs. It was Star Trek unlike Star Trek as we’ve seen it before, for better or worse, but it all built up to something potentially far more…Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Streaming, Cbs, Cbs All Access, TV Recap, Star Trek Discovery, Star Trek Discovery Recaps, Section 31


Stop buffering in its tracks for smoother streaming video

If you’ve been having troubles with streaming Internet videos from Netflix and other services in HD, the problem may be your network. Here’s how to make sure your streaming video experience goes smoothly. The post Stop buffering in its tracks for smoother streaming video appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Wi-fi, Trends, Netflix, Home Theater, Streaming, Routers, Home Network, Cinemark Movie Club


YouTube Music is now free with ads on Google Home devices

Following reports that Amazon is preparing to launch a free, streaming music service for Echo owners, Google today announced YouTube Music will be free on its Google Home smart speakers and other Google Assistant-powered speakers — like those from JBL, Panasonic, Sony and others. The free service will be ad-supported, and available in select markets, including the U.S., Canada, Mexico, parts of Europe and elsewhere. The move appears to be a preemptive strike in light of Amazon’s plans. Bloomberg...
Tags: Google, Amazon, TC, Europe, Media, Youtube, Tech, Bloomberg, Speaker, Streaming, Streaming Music, Streaming Service, Youtube Music, U S Canada Mexico, Google Assistant, Google Home


Star Trek Captain Picard Series Adds Three Regulars

Star Trek Captain Picard series adds three regulars Variety is reporting that the Captain Jean-Luc Picard series has added Alison Pill (The Newsroom), Harry Treadaway (Mr. Mercedes, Penny Dreadful), and Isa Briones (American Crime Story: Versace) as series regulars in CBS All Access’ upcoming Star Trek show. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googlet...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Star Trek, Discovery, TV News, Streaming, Cbs, Patrick Stewart, Cbs All Access, Gene Roddenberry, Versace, Jean Luc Picard, Picard, Alison Pill, Alex Kurtzman


What’s new on Hulu in May 2019, and what’s leaving soon

Our complete list of what's new on Hulu for May 2019, our personal favorites, and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on all the site has to offer -- and ensure you don't miss any titles heading into the streaming ether. The post What’s new on Hulu in May 2019, and what’s leaving soon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Home Theater, Streaming, Hulu, Movies & TV, July


Werner Herzog: 'Piracy Has Been The Most Successful Form of Distribution Worldwide'

Always tuned-in to the true nature and potential of technology, the influential film director Werner Herzog supports cinephiles who want to pirate his films.Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Streaming, Piracy, Werner Herzog


Netflix looks at cheaper plans and more local content to grow in India; over 80% of new subscribers came from outside the US in Q1FY19

Netflix added 9.6 million subscribers in Q1FY19, bringing the total to 148.9 million paid streaming members. Most of this growth – 7.9 million of the net additions in Q1 – came from markets outside the US. Its worth noting that revenue from international streaming overtook US revenue in... ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Video, News, Internet, India, US, Netflix, Earnings, Streaming, Content, Ott, OTT Services, Earnings March-2019


The Week's YouTube Music Charts: BTS, Blackpink, Muse, Soundgarden, Lil Nas X and More

K-pop dominated the YouTube Music harts with BTS breaking records and Blackpink taking over the #1 spot on the Global Top Songs chart, Muse and Soundgarden also saw a spike in views following last week’s first black hole photo, and Lil Nas X continues his ride with the “Old Town Road” remix. YouTube Music Charts & Trends - April 16, 2019 BTS set a new all-time debut record K-pop heavyweights BTS have set a new all time record for biggest debut in YouTube history, with their BTS (방탄소...
Tags: South Korea, Music, Japan, Australia, Montana, Russia, US, United States, South Africa, United Kingdom, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Brazil, Jennifer Lopez, Streaming, Muse


The 10 Best Things That Happened at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Star Wars Celebration 2019 is in the books and it marked probably the biggest, most action-packed Celebration yet. It was the first convention to reveal a title for a Star Wars saga movie, the first time anyone saw footage of a live-action Star Wars TV show, and oh so much more. Below, are our 10 favorite things that…Read more...
Tags: Books, Comics, Science, Marvel, Disney, Chicago, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Marvel Comics, Ahmed Best, Star Wars Celebration, Kelly Marie Tran, Star Wars Resistance, Star Wars Clone Wars, Vader Immortal, The Mandalorian


You Could Be Looking at Huge Fines From the FCC for Your Bootleg Streaming Devices [Update]

With ever more streaming options and set-top boxes than any one person could ever possibly need, it’s certainly much more convenient to cut the cord than ever before. But if you’re looking to cut corners with the devices you’re using for those services, you may want to reconsider.Read more...
Tags: Science, Fcc, Cord Cutters, Streaming, Set Top Boxes


You Could Be Looking at Huge Fines From the FCC for Your Bootleg Streaming Devices

With ever more streaming options and set-top boxes than any one person could ever possibly need, it’s certainly much more convenient to cut the cord than ever before. But if you’re looking to cut corners with the devices you’re using for those services, you may want to reconsider.Read more...
Tags: Science, Fcc, Cord Cutters, Streaming, Set Top Boxes


If Audio Is Hot, Why Isn’t Radio Partying?

While the massive uptick in the popularity of audio seems like it should be good news for traditional broadcast radio, the reality is that much of this resurgence has manifested in the form of podcasts and new forms of tech like smart speakers. _____________________________ Guest post by Fred Jacobs of Jacobs Media Strategies You'd have to be a 40 year radio veteran to remember the clever slogan depickted above.  It was actually a mega-effort for the RAB circa 1980, created by the f...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Music, Podcasts, Audio, Nbc News, Radio, Guest Post, Streaming, Oprah, Dick, Alexa, Grand Rapids, Music Business, Music Tech


iHeartMedia’s IPO May Demonstrate Future Of Music Radio

In an effort to pay down its massive debts, iHeartMedia is set to file for an IPO, a move by the bankrupt internet radio company which could be indicative of what the future may hold for other music companies involved in radio, and specifically internet radio, may do moving forward.   _______________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 iHeartMedia is about to file an IPO that’s meant to pay down its massive debt, but could show what the future of music radio in...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Ipo, United States, Mtv, Guest Post, Streaming, Music Business, Music Tech, Major Labels, Broadcast & Satellite, Bobby Owsinski, Bob Pittman, iHeartMedia’s IPO


What’s new on Amazon Prime Video and what’s leaving in May 2019

Amazon Prime Video adds new titles each month that are available for free to all Prime members. Check out our list to find all the content hitting Amazon Prime Video in April and May, from new original series to classic films. The post What’s new on Amazon Prime Video and what’s leaving in May 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Amazon Prime, New, Home Theater, Streaming, Amazon Instant Video, Amazon Prime Video, Movies & TV, Cord Cutting 101


Amazon’s Underground Railroad Series Casts Three Main Roles

Amazon’s Underground Railroad series casts three main roles Variety is reporting that Oscar and Golden-Globe winner Barry Jenkins’ (Moonlight) Amazon series The Underground Railroad has found three of its main cast members. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().add...
Tags: Amazon, UK, TV, Movies, Virginia, Georgia, TV News, Streaming, Brad Pitt, Golden Globe, Hanna, Jenkins, Cora, Caesar, Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead


Alex Landi to Recur in Netflix’s Insatiable Season 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Alex Landi to recur in Netflix’s Insatiable season 2 Alex Landi (Grey’s Anatomy) will star in a recurring role in Netflix’s Insatiable Season 2, Deadline has confirmed. Details on Landi’s character are being kept under wraps. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googl...
Tags: TV, Movies, Alyssa Milano, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Bob, Patty, Netflix Original Series, Dennis Kim, Sarah Colonna, Andy Fleming, Landi, Insatiable, Christopher Gorman, Coralee Alyssa Milano


Apple Music’s new ‘For You’ gives you different themes to soundtrack your day

Apple Music’s ‘For You’ is getting themes to soundtrack your life that update throughout the day. As with all of the major streaming services, Apple Music pride themselves on presenting their users with curated playlists and recommendations that suit them. They’re updating their ‘For You’ section to make it an even more exciting and personalised place to come for listening suggestions. The new layout will be organised around ‘themes’ of music that are personalised for each user. Example...
Tags: Apple, Themes, Music, Streaming, Recommendations, Playlists, Apple Music, For You, Digital Music News, Personalised


A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting In-Development at Netflix

A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting In-Development at Netflix According to Deadline, Joe Ballarini’s children’s book series, A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting, is being developed into a family film at Netflix with Rachel Talalay set to direct. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Netflix, Streaming, Kelly, Freddy, Rachel Talalay, Walter Hill, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Talalay, Joe Ballarini, Sabrina Riverdale, Family Film, A Babysitter's Guide To Monster Hunting, STX Films ' Hustlers Set


Here’s how to watch Star Wars online, so the Force will always be with you

Few of us want to deal with DVDs or Blu-ray discs anymore. Unfortunately, the Star Wars movies are few and far between when it comes to streaming. If you want to watch Star Wars online, check out our guide on where to find the films. The post Here’s how to watch Star Wars online, so the Force will always be with you appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Star Wars, Trends, How-to, Home Theater, Streaming, Blu, Movies & TV


Sales statistics for February 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for February 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. The post Sales statistics for February 2019 now available appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Music, Sales, Stats, Artists, Earnings, Streaming, Statistics, Independent, Distribution, Routenote, Sales Statistics