Disney+ has launched several weeks ahead of schedule in India through Hotstar, the local video-streaming service that Disney acquired via its purchase of Fox last year, TechCrunch reported. Hotstar launched in India in 2014 and is the country’s leading online streaming service with an estimated 7.5 million paid subscribers, many of whom pay less than $1 a month. The service, which has lots of...
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The Questions Around Snap’s TikTok Clone After Top Exec Resigns
After eight years at the company, Snap’s senior vice president of content and partnerships, Ben Schwerin, is departing to join Coatue Management as a general partner, my colleague Kate reported. Schwerin helped lead Snap’s Spotlight, the app’s TikTok clone launched at the end of 2020. His replacement will face the task of maintaining Spotlight’s growth as other rivals, such as Instagram’s...
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