Facebook courts video makers for 'Watch' tab with financial incentives

For the many digital publishers who have been shifting their focus to video content, Facebook ’s new “Watch” video platform is a sight for sore eyes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/11/facebook-courts-video-makers-for-watch-tab-with-financial-incentives.html

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Is SaaS Slipping Into the Legacy App Abyss?

Everywhere you look, organizations are shifting their software acquisition preferences and policies away from traditional, on-premises legacy applications to a new generation of on-demand SaaS solutions. Although I was an early advocate of SaaS, I’m becoming concerned that many leading SaaS vendors and their enterprise customers are taking actions that significantly compromise the fundamental value of SaaS. As the old adage goes, “the more things change, the more they remain the same.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84654.html?rss=1

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How to Play iTunes Music on an Android Smartphone

The music-loving world has been shifting toward streaming services such as Spotify and Pandora in recent years, but a good number of us still get music the old-fashioned way: by downloading songs…

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/02/how-to-play-itunes-music-on-android-smartphone.html

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Warner Music sees streaming revenue surpass downloads for first time

In what could be a harbinger of shifting music industry trends, Warner Music Group CEO Stephen Cooper said on Monday that revenue from licensing tracks to streaming services like Spotify outpaced income from digital download sales.

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In a multi-screen future, phones don’t control TVs, TVs control phones

The world of TV is shifting rapidly. We’ve got Ultra HD 4K resolution, futuristic OLED TVs and more and more of our favorite programs coming from the Internet. But there are some who believe the real key to change lay in the interaction between our TVs and the other screens in our home. Here’s how multi-screen entertainment could spell the future of television. The post In a multi-screen future, phones don’t control TVs, TVs control phones appeared first on Digital Trends.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/05/09/in-multi-screen-future-phones-dont-control-tvs-tvs-control-phones/

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