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    YouTube Streams Over 180 Million Hours to TV Screens Every Day

    YouTube is streaming more than 180 million hours of video to smart TVs and TV-connected devices each and every day, revealed YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki Friday. Wojcicki dropped the number in a blog post updating the service’s efforts to help creators monetize their videos. The post also reiterated that YouTube now sees over 1.9 billion logged-in [...]

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    Facebook Suspends Data-Analytics Firm Crimson Hexagon to Probe Potential Policy Violations

    UPDATED: Facebook, still dealing with fallout from the scandal over user data improperly obtained by consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, has suspended another data-analytics firm over possible policy violations. Facebook said it has temporarily suspended the firm, Crimson Hexagon, while it looks into whether it violated data-sharing policies. Facebook was responding to an inquiry from the Wall Street [...]

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    Trump Tariffs Could Make Apple Watch, Sonos Speakers More Expensive (Report)

    The Trump administration’s latest round of China tariffs could raise prices for a number of consumer electronics products including the Apple Watch, Sonos smart speakers and Fitbit’s fitness trackers, according to a Reuters report. Tariffs could go in effect as early as this fall, which may significantly impact the important holiday shopping season. As part [...]

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    ABC Hopes Feel-Good Series for Facebook About Americans Uniting Goes Viral

    Americans are as deeply divided as ever, but ABC sees the potential for a viral-video hit with “More in Common,” a new Facebook-funded short-form show about people from different backgrounds coming together in unexpected ways. The first episode will bow on Saturday, July 21, at 12 p.m. ET in the recently announced news section on Facebook [...]

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    Disney Animation's First VR Film, 'Cycles,' Set to Premiere

    Walt Disney Animation Studios will debut its first virtual-reality short film next month, marking a new experiment by a major studio to use the power of VR to enhance storytelling. The short film, “Cycles,” is directed by Disney Animation lighting artist Jeff Gipson, marking his VR directorial debut. It centers around the true meaning of [...]

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    Beta Film Boards ‘The Pier,’ from ‘Casa de Papel’ Creator Alex Pina

    Renewing its long-standing relationship with Spain, Munich-based Beta Film has boarded “El Embarcadero” (The Pier), a Movistar + original series from “La Casa de Papel” creator Alex Pina and its creative team, which is early fruit of the launch of Spain’s Atresmedia Studios. “The Pier” also co-stars Alvaro Morte, the Professor in “La Casa de [...]

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    BuzzFeed Entertainment Operations Head Michelle Kempner Exiting for Facebook

    BuzzFeed’s video and entertainment group is seeing another high-level departure: Michelle Kempner, VP of operations for BuzzFeed Entertainment Group, is leaving the company to take a marketing role at Facebook. Kempner is joining Facebook as a leader on the product marketing team, focusing on video products that foster communities. She also will be supporting Facebook’s [...]

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