Article: UK Music Labels Reap Digital Streaming"s Rewards

The UK music industry’s digital shakeout is still underway, with paid downloads seemingly the latest casualty as listeners pivot to streaming services. Nonetheless, record labels appear to be finding their feet, with income hitting a five-year.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerApr 21st, 2017

Article: Data Feed for August 24, 2017

A scan of new data from around the world.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Article: Google Maps Partnership Boosts European Ride-Hailing Service BlaBlaCar

BlaBlaCar is getting some help when it comes to staying top of mind among long-distance travelers in Europe, with users now able to book rides through Google Maps......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Article: Survey Signals Facebook Slipping in South Korea

Facebook’s status as the primary social media platform in South Korea is waning, according to a survey by DMC Media. But Facebook may be losing out to a friendly competitor—Instagram......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Article: Got a Complaint with Brands? Take It Up on Social Media

A survey of US internet users from Sprout Social found that many aren’t afraid to call out brands when they’re being dishonest or unresponsive......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Privacy group says Washington cyberbullying law is censoring instead

Anti-cyberbullying laws are noble, but attempting to punish online speech is tough. Digital rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) claimed that Washington state's anti-cyberbullying legislation goes too far -- and ends up cen.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News7 hr. 59 min. ago

Three things that every startup should consider before the fundraising tide goes out

 Now is the time for startups to engage in strategic planning so that future liquidity needs will be met. This article discusses market trends and how debt financing and other protective measures can engineer optionality that can help a startup.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR review

With a wide angle of view, fast aperture, and weather resistance, the XF 16mm F1.4 is a venerable landscape, architecture, and environmental portrait lens. The post Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR review appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 31 min. ago

Google and Walmart team up to take on Amazon with voice assistant ordering

Google doesn't want Amazon to have all the fun, and as such, it's teaming up with Walmart in an attempt to beat the digital retail giant. The two companies are going to start offering voice ordering for certain items. The post Google and Walmart te.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

New to Netflix for September

Netflix in September means the streaming premiere of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, new BoJack Horseman, Walking Dead: Season 7, and more. September is coming and Netflix has a big month awaiting us all. And not one just filled with endless Net.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

Here"s Why People Don"t Buy Things With Bitcoin

An anonymous reader shares a report: One reason for this, if you live in Toronto like me (or anywhere else for that matter), is that there's basically nowhere to spend digital coins in the real world. Coinmap, a service that maps bitcoin-accepting lo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

Here"s What"s Leaving Netflix in September

Scream, A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Omen, Sweeney Todd, Lilo & Stitch and more - here's your "last call" list for Netflix in September. School's back in and the days of summertime laze are behind us, but that doesn't mean streaming and bingi.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News12 hr. 31 min. ago

Watch Siliconera Play Yakuza Kiwami

Siliconera will be live streaming Yakuza Kiwami starting at 12pm PT/2pm CT/3pm ET today. Read Watch Siliconera Play Yakuza Kiwami on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

Roku is the top streaming device in the U.S and still growing, report finds

 Roku isn’t only maintaining its lead as the top streaming media player device in the U.S., it’s increasing it. That’s the conclusion from the latest industry report out today from market intelligence firm Parks Associates, whi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

Overwatch Season 6 Changes Detailed

The next competitive Overwatch season will be making changes to Control maps and rewards. Blizzard released a new Overwatch ‘Developer Update’ with Game Director Jeff Kaplan detailing all the changes for its upcoming sixth competitive seaso.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News14 hr. 23 min. ago

Fire Emblem Heroes Adds Turn Limit Special Maps

For the next 17 days, Fire Emblem Heroes players can play through Turn Limit Special Maps and earn orbs, shards, and crystals as rewards. Read Fire Emblem Heroes Adds Turn Limit Special Maps on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News14 hr. 31 min. ago

Nintendo opens up eShop so you can buy Switch games and digital content using PayPal

The Switch has proven to be one of the most popular consoles Nintendo has ever released, and with fantastic titles like Breath of the Wild and Splatoon 2 as system exclusives, it's not hard to see why. However, when the Switch first launched, it.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News14 hr. 58 min. ago

Yoga and meditation improve mind-body health and stress resilience

A new research article investigates the effects of yoga and meditation on people by looking at physiological and immunological markers of stress and inflammation. By studying the participants of an intensive three-month yoga and meditation retreat, t.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News15 hr. 6 min. ago

Verizon changes up "unlimited" plan to restrict high quality video streaming

The largest mobile network provider in the United States has put an end to high quality streaming options with the announcement of new unlimited data plan options. Verizon was previously testing reduced video quality on Netflix recently, and this app.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News15 hr. 6 min. ago

Western Digital launches 20TB desktop storage system

The demand for local storage isn’t what it used to be thanks to the proliferation of cloud-based storage as well as streaming music and video platforms. That said, the need for massive quantities of storage does persist......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News15 hr. 6 min. ago

We Can"t Stop Checking the News Either. Welcome to the New FOMO

An anonymous reader shares an article: Countless studies have shown that social-driven FOMO (fear of missing out) stems from a person's primitive desire to belong to a group, with each snap, tweet, or post a reminder of what separates you from them......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 31 min. ago