Intuit to Buy Credit Karma for $1.7 Billion

Intuit, owner of TurboTax, Mint, and Quickbook, announced Monday that it will acquire Credit Karma for $7.1 billion in cash and stock. Credit Karma, being a company that offers free credit score checks, will be a fitting addition to Intuit’s collection of personal finance services. Intuit’s other products cover budgeting, tax, and small-business needs. The […]

Streaming Services Using Phone Companies for Marketing Boost

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As smartphone manufacturer subsidies are vanishing, carriers are stepping up. AT&T’s new HBO Max streaming service is being offered free for mobile phones and $15 for everyone else. This offer follows a pattern of streaming services being used as ‘free’ marketing ploys. Last week Disney and Verizon started offering an unlimited plan that includes a […]

Netflix Entering The Podcast Space

With the growing popularity of podcasting in the modern connected world, Netflix has found a clever way to integrate one into a series. It’s called “The Only Podcast Left” and it will serve as a fictional companion to the show “Daybreak,” an apocalyptic zombie series. “The Only Podcast Left” takes place in the environment of […]

HBO Confirms “Game Of Thrones” Prequel, “House Of The Dragon”

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After reports on Tuesday that HBO had scrapped a “Game of Thrones” spinoff, they announced on Wednesday that “House Of The Dragon” has been confirmed. It will be a prequel to GOT with 10 episodes based on George R.R. Martin’s book “Fire & Blood.” The series will take place 300 years prior to the events […]

Apple TV+ Releases List of Upcoming Original Shows

Apple TV+ is entering the video streaming space to compete with Netflix, Amazon, and now Disney.  They have been working on original content to bolster their library and have already announced “The Morning Show,” the network headliner featuring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Steve Carell. Now they’ve released a list of other original shows: 1. […]

We Compared the Streaming Services to Find What’s Best for You

Motion picture entertainment is always shifting. It went from theaters to TV to cable and now to digital streaming.  Each change has given consumers’ new advantages. The latest, streaming services, offer users the ultimate flexibility to watch movies when and where they want. Major entertainment distributors are taking note and adjusting accordingly. HBO Now is […]

Netflix Releasing Ten Films in Theaters this Fall

In a significant increase, Netflix has announced that it will release ten films in theaters this fall with the intention of competing for the Oscars. The service has made movies for the Oscars before including well respected films Beasts of No Nation in 2015, then Roma, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs and Mowgli in 2018.  […]

Marvel Blindsided: Not Happy About Netflix Cancellations

With Fox being bought out by Disney in 2018, the rights to the Marvel franchise went to Disney. At the time, Marvel still had shows like Luke Cage, Daredevil, and the Punisher among others streaming on Netflix. Disney had only just announced at the time that they were going to start a streaming service of […]

Apple TV+ Series “The Morning Show” Features Big Stars

As the streaming service world is starting to get a little more crowded with the likes of Disney+ joining Netflix and Amazon in the market, Apple is also getting into the space with their own service Apple TV+. Headline names should equate to more viewers, or at least that is the stance Apple is taking. […]

Marlon Wayans’s New Netflix Comedy Sextuplets

Marlon Wayans has a new movie called Sextuplets coming to Netflix on August 16th.  Sextuplets are like twins, but more …four more.  The plot starts with Wayans (Alan) searching for his birth mother ahead of the birth of his first child. He doesn’t know who she is and he doesn’t know that he was born […]

Facebook TV In Talks With Major Players; Disney, Netflix, Amazon, and more

Facebook is set to launch a new service this fall codenamed ‘Catalina’, which will serve as a larger version of their current Facebook Portal. Portal is like an iPad that primarily serves for making video calls and listening to music. Catalina will essentially be a bigger version of Portal. It will connect with your television, […]

BBC Launches New Series About a Changing Global Workforce 

BBC has launched a new series titled Workforce about how massive technological and social changes are reshaping how work happens around the world. The series is designed to be a guide to career success in the future. It also explores new cultural trends in the work world as well as the issue of job automation. […]