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Google Backs Out of Game-Making, Shuts Down Stadia Game Studios

Google is backing away from making games for its Stadia gaming platform, shutting down the involved studios.

Sling TV
Sling TV Raises Prices, Adds DVR Storage

One of the best deals in streaming is getting a bit more expensive, as Sling TV is announcing a price hike combined with larger DVR options.

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Vimeo Raises $300 Million In Equity, Valued At $5.7 Billion

Vimeo has raised $300 million in equity, raising its valuation to some $5.7 billion as it prepares to become independent.

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Google Search May Pull Out Of Australia Over News Content

Google has taken the extraordinary step of threatening to pull its search engine out of Australia if it’s forced to pay for news content.

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Bad News For Spotify As Citi Says Podcast Bet Not Paying Off

Citi analysts don’t believe Spotify’s big podcasting bet is paying off, according to a note they sent to investors.

Wondery
Amazon to Acquire Podcast Startup Wondery

Amazon has announced it is acquiring podcast startup Wondery, with plans to add it to Amazon Music.

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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.”

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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.

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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.

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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.