musicians News of 07/19/19
Quibi Comedy From Thomas Lennon Will Focus On Tech Entrepreneur Who Takes Over A Winery
Yet-to-launch streaming media startup Quibi has been keeping up slate announcement at a fever pace, and its latest is a show that sounds potentially relevant to TechCrunch’s audience. The series, which will be created, written, executive ...
NTWRK Moves Into Live IRL Events
NTWRK, is a fascinating experiment in live video shopping for the iPhone set. It’s been described as a blend of QVC and Twitter and Twitch and they just got a new slice of money from investors like Drake and Live Nation to expand into ...
Some Sage Security Advice After Radiohead’S Unreleased Music Hack
Bad news: Radiohead was hacked. Last week, a hacker stole the band’s lead singer Thom Yorke’s private minidisk archive from the band’s third album and subsequent major worldwide hit, OK Computer . The hacker demanded for ...
New ‘Black Mirror’ Trailer Features Miley Cyrus, Anthony Mackie… And More Dystopia
“Black Mirror” is coming back for its fifth season to once again show us why technology’s progress means we can no longer have nice things. The new season will tell three stories written by Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones. ...
Flume Health Is An Insurance Administrator Cutting Costs By Pre-Approving Prices And Paying On-Demand
Cedric Kovacs-Johnson launched Flume Health after watching his own family struggle with payments for his sister’s surgery. “When we looked at who was calling the shots [on prices] it was this litany of service providers that was ...
If You Watch One Celebrity-Filled, Anally Obsessed Charity Video Before Earth Day, Make It This One
Lil Dicky, the white comedy rapper with questionable taste but an impressive rolodex, has come up with a millennial’s Earth Day answer to the 80s celebrity-studded, charity hit “ We are the World “. Dicky isn’t tackling ...
The Juggernaut Is A Subscription Media Company For The South Asian Diaspora
Everyone and their dog seems to have an email newsletter today, but what happens if and when yours takes off? Some have gone down the paid route, but another credible alternative is to turn it into a subscription media business. That’s a ...
The Definitive Patreon Reading Guide
At nearly six years old, Patreon has gone from startup to king of membership. Now an established leader in an industry that’s been flipped on its head, Patreon’s path has been anything but predictable — peppered with its share of ...