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Meerkat Was Just a Side Project. Here's How it Became a Viral Sensation.
Pivots

Meerkat Was Just a Side Project. Here's How it Became a Viral Sensation.

Meerkat, which enables users to stream live videos over Twitter, is one of the most buzzed-about apps on the market today.
Geoff Weiss
Is Apple Actually Getting Into the Web TV Game?
Television

Is Apple Actually Getting Into the Web TV Game?

The tech giant has reportedly been entertaining the idea for several years and is kicking the tires again.
Nina Zipkin
Jay-Z to Acquire Scandinavian Music Streaming Company for $56 Million
Jay Z

Jay-Z to Acquire Scandinavian Music Streaming Company for $56 Million

The rapper-turned-businessman is adding to his empire, which already spans clothing and sports bars.
Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy
Streaming TV

Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy

Unable to rebound from a devastating Supreme Court loss, Aereo is finally throwing in the towel.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Come 2015, Apple Will Reportedly Bake Beats Music-Streaming Service Into iOS
Music

Come 2015, Apple Will Reportedly Bake Beats Music-Streaming Service Into iOS

The move would represent Apple's first attempt to capitalize on its $3 billion purchase of Beats Electronics in May.
Geoff Weiss
Virtual Reality Meets DIY With Samsung's Project Beyond
Far Out Tech

Virtual Reality Meets DIY With Samsung's Project Beyond

Samsung has announced a 3-D, 360-camera that lets people record and create their own virtual reality worlds.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
YouTube Launches Paid Music Subscription Service
Music

YouTube Launches Paid Music Subscription Service

Here comes the long-awaited paid monthly subscription service, YouTube Music Key.
Probably Coming Soon: Paid, Ad-Free Subscriptions on YouTube
Subscription Services

Probably Coming Soon: Paid, Ad-Free Subscriptions on YouTube

The video platform is finally considering a paid-subscription option that will allow users to avoid ads.
Laura Entis
While Traditional TV Loses Ground, These Marketing Techniques Stand Strong
Marketing

While Traditional TV Loses Ground, These Marketing Techniques Stand Strong

As streaming and on-demand programming become more prevalent, small business should take advantage of traditional strategies to stay ahead.
Peter Gasca
Like HBO, CBS Cuts the Cord and Launches a Digital Subscription Service
Streaming

Like HBO, CBS Cuts the Cord and Launches a Digital Subscription Service

The move comes a day after HBO's announcement of an Internet-only subscription service.
Nina Zipkin
Cutting the Cord: HBO to Offer Standalone Streaming Service Next Year
Online Video

Cutting the Cord: HBO to Offer Standalone Streaming Service Next Year

The move would mark a vast step beyond current streaming option HBO Go, which launched in 2010 and is only available to viewers with a cable subscription.
Geoff Weiss
Why Businesses Are Accelerating Investment in Video Communications
Video

Why Businesses Are Accelerating Investment in Video Communications

The written word is still supreme but ubiquitous technology for making and receiving video is pushing companies to embrace the medium.
Vern Hanzlik
Rumors Swirl Over Apple's Plan for Beats
Apple

Rumors Swirl Over Apple's Plan for Beats

Will they or won't they? Apple's grand plan for Beats Music remains under wraps.
Nina Zipkin
Why Japan Is Still Buying Music CDs
Music

Why Japan Is Still Buying Music CDs

Digital sales are on the decline in the country, while CD sales are still going strong.
Laura Entis