Last week, streamer Trainwreck got handed a five-day suspension by Twitch after a video went viral featuring an incendiary rant against women streamers, in which he called them things like “god damn sluts” and accused them of stealing views from those who he viewed as more deserving streamers. This poured gasoline on…
Good news chart heads, stat freaks, and people who merely are curious how the popularity of some shows compare to others: The AP reports that the Nielsen company has announced a new service that will gather and report viewership data on streaming shows. Until now, this information has not been made public—we who pay…
Oh, look what you made Taylor Swift do: you made her beat streaming records.
At $8 per month for Prime members, Amazon Music Unlimited was already more affordable than Spotify Premium or Apple Music, but Amazon’s sweetening the pot for new members by offering four months for just $1, for a limited time.
According to Overwatch lore, D.va is a pro gamer who serves and inspires her country. In real life, D.va’s role is starting to mirror her in-game persona, as she becomes a symbol of hope for women in South Korea.
When DistractedElf decided to transition, she worried that it could be the end of her stream. It was a big change, and she figured a lot of her audience would be pissed. But she couldn’t deny who she was. “I can’t pretend I’m not trans,” she said.
AT&T and DirecTV are launching a streaming service called DirecTV Now, for which the incredibly cool singer Taylor Swift and lifestyle guru Reese Witherspoon will have dedicated channels.
Netflix has agreed to pay Chris Rock $40 million for two stand-up specials as part of a record deal. That’s a lot of money.
Hulu, the streaming service responsible for wasting most of my time with their seemingly endless store of Real Housewives and Keeping Up with the Kardashians episodes, will soon stop providing free content and move entirely into subscription services. Where will cheapskates watch the latest episode of Once Upon a Time…
The 2016 Summer Olympics are here, and the world’s greatest athletes are ready to show us what they’re made of. If you want to catch all the suspense, drama, and victory, but you don’t have cable, here’s how you can medal in streaming for free.
In February, it was reported that NBC had ordered a series based on Cruel Intentions, the 1999 movie that helped many of us discover true horniness for the first time. In May, they announced the series at their upfronts, but it was then nowhere to be seen on their fall schedule. There are now too many Cruel Intentions…
Tidal sure has come a long way since Jay-Z basically forgot about it. The high-profile release of Kanye West’s album The Life of Pablo led to it being streamed 250 million times in its first 10 days online last February. Think about how many giant plastic mouse heads that can buy.
This Sunday, the biggest names in Hollywood will gather at the 88th annual Academy Awards. If you’re looking to win this year’s Oscar pool, or just want to see some of the year’s most highly acclaimed movies, here’s where you can watch all of this year’s Oscar nominees.
In a rather momentous occasion, the entire Beatles catalog will, at last, be available for streaming starting on Christmas Eve. It’s a miracle involving lots of money.
Spotify is considering letting a handful of artists release new music to paying subscribers only. According to the Wall Street Journal, the streaming service is reversing course on its business plan because major stars, like Taylor Swift, are unhappy with the company’s current policy that all music must be released to…
“I went to GameStop a couple of months ago and even that wasn’t a far trip at all,” says Troy. He pauses for a few seconds, as if lost in thought. “I wanted some Wii U games,” he laughs. “That was interesting.”
In a rare meeting with members of the press at his Paisley Park Studios, the artist formerly and currently known as Prince let us know just how hard his professional life has been.
Recently, I was looking for a new television show, and I thought to myself, Why not sit down and watch every single episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, a show you have never seen, to improve your pop cultural fluency?
Enjoy those days of watching entire movies on your cell phone for one low rate while you can, because your cell phone company is trying to snatch away your unlimited data plan from your smartphone addicted hands.
Good news, agoraphobes! Veronica Mars, the movie, will be available to stream online or rent on digital cable on March 14, the very same day it opens in about 270 theaters across these great United States.