Smash.gg
Microsoft Buys Smash.gg to Boost Xbox

Microsoft has bought Smash.gg, the site dedicated to building “active esports scenes around the games people love to play.”

TVision UI TV LIVE
T-Mobile TVision Giving Customers 30+ Free Channels

T-Mobile informed TVision subscribers they will be receiving 30+ channels, normally part of the Vibe plan, for free.

YouTube - Image by Tymon Oziemblewski
YouTube Runs Ads On Creators’ Videos Without Paying Them

Starting Wednesday, YouTube began running ads on some content creators’ videos without sharing the revenue those ads bring in.

Hulu Live TV
Hulu Raising the Price of Hulu + Live TV

Hulu is once again raising prices on its Hulu + Live TV streaming service, the latest price increase among streaming services.

Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein
Shopify Evolving Into World’s First Retail Operating System

Harley Finkelstein, COO of Shopify, discusses how COVID has dramatically sped up the timeline for commerce moving online and has also moved Shopify closer to its goal of becoming the world’s first retail operating system.

Ring 2nd Generation
350,000 Ring Units Recalled Due to Fire Risk

Ring has issued a recalled for some 350,000 2nd generation devices due to fire hazard.

Brave Web Browser
Brave Web Browser Passes 20 Million Monthly Users, 7 Million Daily

Brave web browser is making inroads in the market, announcing it now has 20 million monthly active users and 7 million daily active users.

Stitch Fix CEO Says Localization and Brand Marketing are Key

Stitch Fix founder and CEO Katrina Lake says that “we are still early in the journey but have learned a lot in the last couple of years on the marketing front.” 

TVision
T-Mobile Takes On Streaming TV With TVision

At its latest Un-carrier event, T-Mobile has unveiled TVision, its take on streaming and live TV.

OnZoom
Zoom COO: Transaction Fees Possible For New OnZoom Service

Zoom COO Aparna Bawa says that Zoom is open to experimenting with transaction fees for its new OnZoom service targeting video delivered services like piano lessons.