Roku is showing how the entertainment industry is living through best of times and the worst. Yesterday the company announced it was withdrawing its full year revenue guidance in light of COVID-19 and the effect it’s had on the ad industry. The company tried to soften that news by also saying that streaming hours on devices were up 49% in the first quarter compared to the period last year at 13.2...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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