Disney’s tactics around ESPN+ are coming into line with streaming’s strategic opportunities; plus, Black Widow streaming numbers show how release windows are changing.
The European Super League is an interesting example of power in value chains; then, how streaming services determine artist payouts.
The upcoming renewal of NFL rights is a marker in what will be a decade of upheaval in TV.
NFTs are useful not simply because they are unique, but because they are an easy-to-understand way to understand the importance of blockchains.
Disney’s investor day showed the power of differentiated IP and optionality.
Microsoft and the NBA are announcing a new partnership; then, an interview NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
An interview with Ethan Sherwood Strauss about being a writer on the Internet, the problem with social media and the NBA, and his new book The Victory Machine
Some tips for working from home, then wondering what the lack of sports means for pay TV. Might the NBA come to the rescue?
CES is boring, because no one knows what is next. Then, Verizon is dropping Internet and TV bundles, which is a rational response to the changing nature of pay-TV. It also shows how much tech disruption is still to come.
SB Nation is a publishing company that was only ever possible because of the Internet. That it has to change its model because of AB 5 shows why AB 5 is fundamentally flawed.