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  1. Google to Acquire Live-Streaming Service Twitch for $1 Billion (Report)

    3:01 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    San Francisco-based Twitch is a live-streaming platform that allows people to broadcast their video gaming to online audiences. READ MORE

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  2. Amazon Shares Tumble 10 Percent on Wider-Than-Expected Losses

    1:35 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    UPDATED: The Seattle-based e-commerce company reported losses of 27 cents per share during the second quarter. READ MORE

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  3. Twitter Survey Explains Why Movie Tweets Matter

    9:30 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    According to a survey from Twitter and Nielsen, 140 characters can make a significant impact on moviegoing decisions. READ MORE

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  4. Teen Behind Viral 'Shopping While Black' Vines: I'll Make Them 'Until It Stops'

    6:07 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    Rashid Polo tells THR he doesn't relish capturing the racial profiling, but he has no plans to retire: "If it keeps happening, I'm going to be forced to record it." READ MORE

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  5. Chernin, AT&T Close to Taking Majority Stake in Fullscreen

    2:12 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    The partners would purchase the YouTube network through their Otter Media investment entity. READ MORE

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  6. Facebook Shares Surge on Strong Second Quarter Earnings

    2:09 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    UPDATED: The Palo Alto-based social network reported that revenue grew 61 percent to $2.9 billion. READ MORE

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  7. Michael Rapaport to 'Shit Stain' Spike Lee: 'Say, 'You’re Stupid' to My Face' (Video)

    8:57 am PDT 07/23/2014
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    The actor-director lashed out at Lee in their ongoing, and increasingly personal, feud, initially sparked by comments Lee made about gentrification in Brooklyn. READ MORE

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  8. 'Halo' TV Series in Limbo Following Xbox Shake-up

    5:00 am PDT 07/23/2014
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    Showtime is still interested in the video game adaptation, but Xbox projects are now challenged by a reduced staff. READ MORE

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  9. Sony PlayStation, Disney Debut Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Collector's Edition

    5:33 pm PDT 07/22/2014
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    The Collector's Edition will be available for demos and for pre-order at Comic-Con. READ MORE

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  10. Spotify, MTV Partner on Playlists, Editorial

    5:29 pm PDT 07/22/2014
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    Spotify and Viacom have penned a deal bringing the editorial voices of MTV, VH1 and CMT to the streaming services content and apps. READ MORE

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  11. Apple's Q3 Revenue Up, Misses Estimates

    1:51 pm PDT 07/22/2014
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    The tech giant reported earnings of $1.28 per share, up from $1.07, which was more than analysts predicted. READ MORE

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  12. Fred Armisen Harasses Innocent New Yorkers For Heineken (Exclusive Video)

    6:01 am PDT 07/22/2014
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    UPDATED: The comedian called a payphone across the street from New York City’s Comedy Cellar to see who would venture into the unknown. READ MORE

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  13. Former Machinima Exec Sanjay Sharma Joins Russell Simmons' All Def Digital

    1:31 pm PDT 07/21/2014
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    Sanjay Sharma joins the digital entertainment network as its first president and chief operating officer. READ MORE

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  14. Netflix Passes 50 Million Subscribers

    1:21 pm PDT 07/21/2014
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    The company reported Monday that it added 1.69 million paying streaming subscribers worldwide in the second quarter. READ MORE

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  15. NBA Player Carmelo Anthony, Media Exec Stuart Goldfarb Start Tech Investment Firm

    12:00 pm PDT 07/21/2014
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    New York-based M7 Tech Partners has made its first investment in interactive storytelling startup Hullabalu. READ MORE

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  16. Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Nightcrawler' Character Looking for a Job (Video)

    7:23 am PDT 07/21/2014
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    UPDATED: The actor is shown seeking employment outside, in a newsroom, in a studio and on TV in what appears to be a viral ad for his upcoming indie, being distributed by Open Road Films. READ MORE

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  17. 'Star Wars: Episode VII': J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing (Video)

    5:30 am PDT 07/21/2014
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    UPDATED: The director is also offering fans a chance to win an advance private screening of the highly anticipated film as part of a charity initiative through the Omaze fundraising platform. READ MORE

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  18. An Inside Look at Major League Baseball's High-Tech Replay Center (Photos)

    8:00 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    The new $30 million facility in New York allows umpires to scrutinze disputed calls at games anywhere in the country. READ MORE

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  19. Final Facebook Post From Malaysia Airlines Crash Victim Goes Viral

    7:47 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    The image captured by one of the passengers just hours before Flight MH17 crashed was accompanied with the dark joke: "Should it disappear, this is what it looks like." READ MORE

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  20. Fullscreen to Produce Live Concert for YouTube, Vine Talent

    6:00 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    YouTube and Vine talent, including Connor Franta and JennXPenn, will perform during the Sept. 13 concert. READ MORE

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