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Fastly, the content delivery network, files for an IPO

Fastly, the content delivery network that’s raised $219 million in financing from investors (according to Crunchbase), is ready for its close up in the public markets. The eight-year-old company is one of several businesses that improve the download time and delivery of different websites to internet browsers and it has just filed for an IPO. Media companies like The New York Times use Fastly to cache their homepages, media and articles on Fastly’s servers so that when somebody wants to brows...
Tags: Exit, Startups, TC, Akamai, AWS, Cloudflare, Computing, Content Delivery Network, E-commerce, Fastly, Imperva, Initial Public Offering, Internet Security, Limelight, Lyft, Media

Performances Coming Soon! [email protected], [email protected], MSU Choir

[email protected] PRESENTS Scenes from Great Moments in Operas by American Composers MSU's Opera Workshop presents  a unique collection of scenes  from American operas (i.e.  performed in English). Works  from the following composers  will be featured: Scott Joplin Leonard Bernstein Gian Carlo Menotti Michael Ching William Grant Still Carlise Floyd Thursday, April 25, 2019 at  7 PM Tickets : $15 General  Admission...
Tags: Religion, Ticketmaster, Anne Frank, Anne, MSU, Emmett, William J Zick, Morgan State University Choir, Eric Conway, Melvin N Miles, MSU s Opera Workshop, MFAC, Janet Langhart Cohen, Reggie Phoenix Anne, Morgan State University Symphonic Winds, MFAC Ticket Office

Red Carpet Home Cinema Lets the Super Rich Rent Theatrical Releases at Home, Away from the Poor

Rich people. They’re just like us! Except when it comes to having the capability to do things that the middle class can’t afford. And while the movie theater used to give us some common ground with all those enjoying caviar on their yachts docked at an island no one has heard of, the super rich now have another way to avoid all us dirty poor people while enjoying a major motion picture. Red Carpet Home Cinema is a new streaming service that caters only to the super rich by giving them the oppor...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Walmart, Fox, Netflix, United States, New York Times, Gucci, Ticketmaster, Netflix/Streaming Video, Business and Industry News, Bel Air Circuit, Fellman, Dan Fellman

For $3,000, you can rent Hollywood blockbusters while they’re still in theaters

Red Carpet Home Cinema, a new service from former Ticketmaster CEO Fred Rosen, lets you skip the multiplex and watch the newest movies in the comfort of your own home — but that convenience doesn't come cheap. The post For $3,000, you can rent Hollywood blockbusters while they’re still in theaters appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hollywood, News, Trends, Home Theater, Ticketmaster, Movies & TV, Home Theaters, Movie Rentals, Red Carpet Home Cinema, Fred Rosen, Online Movie Rental, Red Carpet Home Theater

U.K. proposes tough laws on big tech and Rebook denies Beyoncé diversity row: Monday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for "Ad Age" under "Skills" in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today The crackdown on big tech by governments across the world continues. Today, the U.K. government is announcing it wants to impose some of the toughest regulations in the world on tech firms. It's proposing legislation t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Japan, Zach Braff, Beyonce, Pinterest, Advertising, Adidas, Bloomberg, Netflix, Ofcom, New York Times, Cigna, New Zealand

U.K. proposes tough laws on big tech and Reebok denies Beyoncé diversity row: Monday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for "Ad Age" under "Skills" in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today The crackdown on big tech by governments across the world continues. Today, the U.K. government is announcing it wants to impose some of the toughest regulations in the world on tech firms. It's proposing legislation to...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Japan, Zach Braff, Beyonce, Pinterest, Advertising, Adidas, Bloomberg, Netflix, Ofcom, New York Times, Cigna, New Zealand

Top YouTubers Dude Perfect Set First Live Tour With 20-City Schedule

Dude Perfect, the sports comedy group that hosts one of top 10 most popular channels on YouTube, announced its first-ever live tour. The Pound It Noggin Tour is scheduled to hit 20 U.S. cities this summer. In the live shows, the Dude Perfect dudes — Tyler Toney, Cody Jones, Garrett Hilbert, and twins Coby and […]
Tags: News, Youtube, Ticketmaster, Coby, Live Nation Entertainment, Dude Perfect, Tyler Toney Cody Jones Garrett Hilbert

Techstars Music's Bob Moz On The Music Business and How Tech Is Reshaping It

Bob Moz (short for Moczydlowsky) is a fixture in music tech. Now the Managing Director of the Techstars Music startup program, Moz worked at Yahoo Music, as Topspin VP Product & Marketing and Twitter's Head of Music. David Weiszfeld, the CEO of Music analytics dashboard Soundcharts, launches his new video interview series talking with Bob about his path in the industry, his experiences as Twitter and Topspin, and now running Techstars Music, as well as, the future of the music business a...
Tags: Music, UK, New York, London, Yahoo, Australia, Bob, TechStars, Iris, Ghana, Alexa, Ticketmaster, Madrid Spain, Bruce Houghton, Techstars Music, JAAK

Ticketmaster hack 'victims' to sue

Claimants suffered "multiple fraudulent transactions" after a security breach, solicitors say.
Tags: News, Ticketmaster

Tacos will be the star of the show at the annual Taco Fest at Morongo Casino, Resort and Spa

All tacos are beautiful — whether you prefer a shell that’s soft or one with a crunch, or carne asada, carnitas or al pastor inside. And tacos will be the main attraction of Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa’s Taco Fest on May 18. The event, now in its third year, runs 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and will features tacos from more than 25 chefs and vendors from Los Angeles and the Inland Empire, including Jalisco’s Mobile Taco Grill, Rosa Maria’s Mexican Restaurant, Mapuche Native Argentinian Food of Los Angeles a...
Tags: Casinos, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Ticketmaster, Southern California, Lucha Libre, Rosa Maria, Morongo Casino Resort, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF, Top Stories Sun, Restaurant Reviews + Food

Khalid Announces ‘Free Spirit’ World Tour

Khalid is getting set to release his Free Spirit sophomore album next week on April 5. Ahead of it, the 21-year-old singer announces his first headlining world tour in support of the project. The 32-date North American leg kicks off on Jun. 20 in Phoenix, making stops in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago, New York City, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, and Atlanta, before wrapping up on Aug. 17 in Miami. Supporting the El Paso star will be Claro, serving as opening act. “my first North Ameri...
Tags: Atlanta, Jazz, Miami, Tours, Ticketmaster, El Paso, Phoenix, Khalid, Las Vegas Los Angeles, Claro, Dallas TX American Airlines Center, Philadelphia PA Wells Fargo Center, Edmonton AB Rogers Place, Houston TX Toyota Center, San Antonio TX AT T Center, Kansas City MO Sprint Center

The secondary ticketing market is worth $15 billion. How long will fans have to pay?

The secondary ticketing market is predicted to grow to $15.19 billion next year. Artists, athletes, management, and venues see none of this revenue—it all goes to scalpers and ticketing agencies.Some companies are likely in breach of anti-trust laws, but no one seems to be regulating the industry. None Nils Frahm hit another level in an already impressive career when recently performing at Walt Disney Concert Hall. The German composer and producer has played in clubs and festivals for years. Pr...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Verizon, Facebook, Politics, Bruce Springsteen, Taylor Swift, Supreme Court, Entertainment, Time Warner, Obama, Trust, Elizabeth Warren, Standard Oil, Innovation, Broadway

Hackers cop a FILA thousands of UK card deets after slinking onto clothing brand's servers

Pesky JavaScript malware harvester strikes again Sportswear brand FILA is the latest company to fall victim to the card-stealing JavaScript infection that menaced British Airways and Ticketmaster last year.…
Tags: UK, Software, British Airways, Ticketmaster, Fila

GoWild Hunting App Selected as a Top Sports Company for Business Accelerator

GoWild Hunting App Selected as a Top Sports Company for Business Accelerator St. Louis, MO – -( After receiving applications from across the U.S. and more than 40 countries, Stadia Ventures announced its Spring 2019 cohort for its sports and esports business accelerator. And a hunting company made the cut. GoWild, a social media and activity tracking platform built for outdoors enthusiasts, was among the finalists. In addition to mentorship and being introduced to Stadia's expa...
Tags: Guns, Israel, St Louis, Ticketmaster, Harrisburg, Frisco, St Louis Missouri, New York City NY, Nadi, St Louis MO, Tim Hayden, Stadia, Shooting Industry News, Shooting Media News, Stadia Ventures, GoWild Co

7 casinos where you can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Southern California

If you’re feeling the luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, the casinos are a good place to test that out with their many slot machines and gaming tables. But there will be a lot more than just the gaming on tap. Southern California casinos will have giveaways, green beer, cocktails and Irish food to make the most of the occasion. Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa Rancho Mirage  32-250 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage. 888-999-1995, The Rancho Mirage resort will have food special...
Tags: Drinks, Casinos, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Eagle, Ticketmaster, Southern California, San Manuel, Jameson, St Patrick, Rancho Mirage, Pechanga Resort & Casino, Serrano, Players Club, Pala

REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

As we sift back through a busy week in the music business, we revisit Spotify's scheme to pre-load phones with itself, Apple Music's stand as the only major streaming not vying to cut songwriter royalties, Amazon and Ticketmaster's new partnership, and more! Spotify To Come Pre-Loaded In Millions Of Samsung Phones Apple Music Is Only Major Streamer Not Trying To Cut Songwriter Royalties Pandora Launches Own Version Of Stories Spotify, Pandora, Google and Amazon Joi...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Spotify, Music, Samsung, Alexa, Ticketmaster, Owen Davie, Mark Mulligan, Songwriters Ticketmaster Amazon Partner

Ticketmaster, Amazon Partner: 'Hey Alexa, Who Bought All The Good Seats?'

Live Nation’s Ticketmaster has announced that it was partnering with e-commerce titan Amazon to sell tickets via Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service. The partnership will allow fans to discover events and buy tickets directly from Alexa-enabled devices, such as Amazon Echo and Echo Dot via voice commands Would-be ticket buyers will be able to use the service with voice commands like, “Alexa, open Ticketmaster” or “Alexa, ask Ticketmaster to find events this weekend.” Customers can t...
Tags: Amazon, Music, US, Los Angeles, Miami, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Ticketmaster, Bruce Houghton, SVP, Amazon Alexa, Alexa Amazon, Dan Armstrong, Ticketmaster Amazon, Alexa Discovering, GM of Distributed Commerce

OC Fair 2019: Pat Benetar, Melissa Etheridge, Kool & the Gang and others join Pacific Amphitheatre line-up

Three more shows have just been added to the Toyota Summer Concert Series at Pacific Amphitheatre during the 2019 OC Fair including rockers Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, Melissa Etheridge, Kool & the Gang and Evelyn “Champagne” King plus The B-52s and Dead Man’s Party. The first show will team Benatar and Giraldo who will bring their 40th anniversary tour to Costa Mesa with Etheridge for a 7 p.m. July 20 show with tickets starting at $40. Then on July 31 Kool & the Gang and Evelyn “Champagne” Ki...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Gang, Ticketmaster, Costa Mesa, Pat Benatar, Oingo Boingo, Etheridge, Benatar, Pacific Amphitheatre, Giraldo, Evelyn Champagne King, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT

Live Nation Reports 8th Straight Year Of Revenue Growth

Live Nation Entertainment released its Q4 and full year 2018 financial results this year, showing solid growth for the promoting powerhouse. The company posted its eighth consecutive year of record results with revenue, operating income, and adjusted operating income all up from 2017, despite a $110 million legal expense. For 2018, Live Nation reported that concerts continued to be a major source of revenue for the company, and they saw double-digit attendance growth across our arenas,...
Tags: Music, Live Nation, Songkick, Ticketmaster, Bruce Houghton, Michael Rapino, GTV, Rapino

Ticketmaster purchase Australia’s Moshtix

Ticketmaster have expanded their grip on ticket sales around the world with the purchase of one of Australia’s biggest ticketers. Australian ticketing firm Moshtix is now owned by Live Nation and their subsidiary, ticketing giants Ticketmaster. The Australian company will continue to operate it’s own business run by Managing Director Harley Evans. Moshtix formed in 2003 and works with operators and venues across Australia like Groovin’ The Moo, Oxford Art Factory, Supanova, and the Aust...
Tags: Music, Australia, New Zealand, Concert, Live Music, Live Nation, Gigs, Acquisition, Ticketing, Ticketmaster, Acquire, Ticketmaster Australia, Live Music Tickets, Moshtix, Harley Evans Moshtix, Australian Turf Club

The Lonely Island is Going on Tour for the First Time Ever

Oh shit! Get your towels ready It’s about to go down! It’s been 10 years since the comedy group known as The Lonely Island debuted their first album, Incredibad. Now, comedians Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Shaffer are celebrating the anniversary in the most epic way possible: a two week tour in select cities throughout the East Coast and Midwest. Okay, it may not be the most epic way, but this truly is incredible. The Lonely Island Concert Tour The video above perfectly announ...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Movies, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Events, Chicago, Snl, Detroit, East Coast, Adam Levine, Ticketmaster, Midwest, Bonnaroo, Michael Bolton, Lonely Island

Canada: Ticketmaster Scalper Bots Did Not Contravene Competition Act - Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

In response to an expose into scalper bots, the Competition Bureau investigated whether scalper bots contravened the deceptive marketing practices, restrictive trade practices, and conspiracy
Tags: News, Canada, Ticketmaster, Competition Bureau, Affleck Greene McMurtry

Billboard’s Power 100 List: The Right & Wrong

As such 'best ofs' are want to do, Billboard's recent Power 100 list of the music industry's most important people was met with some controversy by the industry as a whole, with many feeling the company's ranking missed the mark a bit. In this piece David Philp explores where Billboard went wrong, as well as some of things they were a little more accurate about. __________________________________ Guest post by Prof. David Kirk Philp of Music Biz 101 At the end of last week, Billb...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Music, Mac, La, Pandora, Atlantic, Guest Post, Ariana Grande, Deutsche Bank, Nashville, Rob, Caa, Goldman Sachs, Daniel Ek, John Malone

The competitors of Patreon

In December, Patreon CEO Jack Conte shared a list on Twitter predicting what being an independent content creator will be like in 10 years. One of his predictions was that there will be fierce competition between distribution platforms to get creators paid. That competition has already begun, which is good for creators, but is it good for Patreon? Patreon holds a strategic position in the creator toolset, particularly around building membership businesses — the recurring income from superfans...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Facebook, Twitter, Hollywood, Youtube, China, Tech, Star, Reddit, Teespring, Jack Conte, Patreon, Ticketmaster, Facebook Group, Facebook YouTube

Inaugural Music Business Power 10 List [Glenn Peoples]

As a kind of response to Billboard's most recent 'Powe 100' list, Glenn Peoples has here assembled a power list of individuals in the music industry who hold a significant of power and influence in the respective positions, but for one reason or another may have been passed up by Billboard. ___________________________ Guest post by Glenn Peoples from Medium Billboard’s latest Power 100 is out today. Just for fun, I thought I’d make my own list of powerful, influential people...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Spotify, Music, Congress, San Francisco, Chicago, David, Pandora, United States, Ozzy Osbourne, Guest Post, Drake, Aeg, Department Of Justice, North America

Keith Urban Will Be The Headliner For The Stadium Series Game On February 23rd

NEW YORK (Feb. 6, 2019) – 2018 CMA Entertainer of the Year and four-time GRAMMY Award winner Keith Urban will headline the entertainment for the 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ outdoor game between the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins at Lincoln Financial Field®, home of the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles, the National Hockey League (NHL) announced today. The performance in the first intermission presented by Ticketmaster® will be televised as part of the NHL Stadium Series broadcas...
Tags: New York, Nbc, NFL, Sport, Canada, Keith Urban, Ticketmaster, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia Eagles the National Hockey League NHL

Buffett to Play Montreal and Toronto This Summer

Jimmy Buffett will take his 2019 Son of a Son of a Sailor Tour north of the border this summer to play a couple of shows in Canada: Montreal, QB Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 MTELUS On Sale 2/8 Toronto, ON Saturday, July 13th, 2019 Budweiser Stage On Sale 2/8 Tickets for both shows go on sale this Friday, February 8th at 10am ET through Ticketmaster. See all of Buffett’s 2019 scheduled tourdates.
Tags: Music, International, Toronto, Canada, Montreal, Tour Dates, Ticketmaster, Buffett, Jimmy Buffett

Build a 5-Star Customer Experience With Artificial Intelligence

By Alston Ghafourifar and Michael Evans Rapid technological advances have created opportunities for smaller companies to serve customers around the world and effectively compete with larger companies for new customers. These smaller companies are rapidly going global, deploying a variety of technology-enabled solutions such as automated call centers, customer service bots, and digital marketing intelligence. But these advances, designed to facilitate customer interaction and service in new ways,...
Tags: Technology, Craigslist, Air Canada, Sales, Customer Service, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Rbs, Ai, Forrester Research, Michael Evans, Stubhub, Ticketmaster, Royal Bank of Scotland RBS, Newport Board Group, Dorchester Collection

Skittles and DDB Present SKITTLES Commercial: The Broadway Musical

This year, instead of running a 30-second ad during the big game, SKITTLES® is creating the first-ever commercial performed as a live Broadway musical."Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical" is written by playwright and Pulitzer finalist Will Eno in partnership with DDB Worldwide. The 17-member cast, led by a soon-to-be-announced celebrity, will perform the show one time only, in front of a live audience at The Town Hall in New York City on Sunday, February 3 at 1 p.m. EST. The show will als...
Tags: Featured, Washington, New York City, Advertising, Broadway, Food And Drink, Skittles, Puerto Rico, Ticketmaster, Samuel J Friedman, Will Eno, Facebook Twitter and Instagram, Broadway Cares Equity, Super Bowl Ad, Banfield, The Town Hall

Taylor Swift Has Ushered in a New Wave of Concert Safety — But Are We Ready For It?

By Yoonj Kim A blonde in a ponytail. Teenaged brunette wearing eyeliner. Latina with glitter on her cheeks. All stared unknowingly into a hidden camera recording their facial information as they watched rehearsal videos of a beloved blue-eyed pop star at a concert, their images beamed 3,000 miles away to a Nashville command post to be cross-referenced against a database of known stalkers. Such was the scene at Taylor Swift’s Reputation concert last spring at the Rose Bowl, where a kiosk discrete...
Tags: Apple, Google, Taylor Swift, Religion, Los Angeles, Department Of Defense, Mit, Wembley Stadium, Nashville, Homeland Security, Jfk, Rolling Stone, Illinois, Swift, Rose Bowl, Ticketmaster