SUBSCRIBE FOR FULL CONTENT ACCESS: VIEW OFFERS
Connect with us

Digital Economy

OSN+ and Anghami combine operations to provide audio and video streaming to MENA

Published

on

Video streaming platform OSN+ and NASDAQ-listed audio streaming service Anghami are combining their businesses to provide music and video content to the Middle East and North Africa.

The agreement sees OSN Group make a cash investment of up to $50 million in Anghami. Following the closing of the transaction, OSN Group will own a majority stake in Anghami, which plans to remain listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market following the closing of the transaction.

Anghami's Elie Habib and OSN+'s Joe ...

A paid subscription is required to read more.
Log in below, or UPGRADE / SUBSCRIBE.

Emmanuel is a Washington, DC-based freelance journalist, blogger and media consultant, specialising in the entertainment business and cultural trends. He was the US editor for British music industry trade publication Music Week. Previously, he was the editor of Impact, a magazine for the music publishing community (2007-2009), the global editor of US trade publication Billboard (2003-2006), and the editor in chief of Billboard’s sister publication Music & Media (1997-2003).

Digital Economy

Comcast plans new video streaming bundle with Peacock, Netflix and Apple TV+

Published

on

Cable and internet provider Comcast plans to launch a new streaming bundle that will include Peacock, Netflix, and Apple TV+ in the coming weeks. at a "vastly reduced price," according to CEO Brian Roberts, who was speaking at the MoffettNathanson’s 2024 Media, Internet and Communications Conference in New York.

The bundle — named StreamSaver — will be available to all Comcast broadband and TV customers. Without getting into specific details, Roberts said the new bundle will “come at a vastl...

A paid subscription is required to read more.
Log in below, or UPGRADE / SUBSCRIBE.

Continue Reading

Copyright & Regulation

TikTok sues US government over legislation forcing the platform to change ownership

Published

on

tiktok logo

TikTok's parent company ByteDance has started legal proceedings to challenge in court the legislation known as the Protecting Americans From Foreign Adversary Controlled Applications Act, recently adopted by Congress and signed into law in April 24 by President Joe Biden, that will force ByteDance to divest from the short format social network within 270 days or face a ban. TikTok has 170 million users in the US.

ByteDance has filed a 67-page lawsuit with the United States Court of Appeals ...

A paid subscription is required to read more.
Log in below, or UPGRADE / SUBSCRIBE.

Continue Reading

Creative Industries

Walt Disney and Warner Bros Discovery plan to bundle Disney+, Hulu and Max in the US

Published

on

Disney Entertainment and Warner Bros. Discovery have partnered to offer a new streaming bundle that includes video streaming services Disney+, Hulu and Max.

The new bundle will be available to US audiences for purchase this summer on any of the three streaming platform’s websites and offered as both an ad-supported and ad-free plan. The companies did not disclosed the subscription rates for the bundle. Additional details regarding the bundle offer will be shared "in the coming months."

...

A paid subscription is required to read more.
Log in below, or UPGRADE / SUBSCRIBE.

Continue Reading

Trending