AT&T Hives Off Crunchyroll to Sony

AT&T Hives Off Crunchyroll to Sony

By Anna Domanska - Dec 10, 2020

AT&T announced Wednesday that it is selling off its anime streaming service Crunchyroll to Sony’s Funimation Global Group for $1.175 billion. There have been a spate of merge

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Walt Disney to lay off 32,000 in the first half of 2021

Walt Disney to lay off 32,000 in the first half of 2021

By Christy Gren - Nov 26, 2020

Get the latest updates and insights on the global economic impact of COVID-19 outbreak by subscribing to the nation’s fastest-growing business magazine, Industry Leaders.

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28,000 Disney Theme Parks Workers get the cut

28,000 Disney Theme Parks Workers get the cut

By Christy Gren - Oct 01, 2020

The coronavirus effect now extends to 28,000 furloughed employees of Disney as they are permanently laid off.

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Caesars Entertainment to Take over William Hills bookmakers

Caesars Entertainment to Take over William Hills bookmakers

By Christy Gren - Oct 01, 2020

Sports betting was illegal in the US but a Supreme Court decision in 2018 overturned the federal ban and unleashed a new interest in the US in this gambling sports.

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Surprising history of July 4th fireworks in America

Surprising history of July 4th fireworks in America

By Anna Domanska - Jul 04, 2020

The San Francisco skyline is seen in the distance as fireworks explode over during the July 4th fireworks display… Fourth of July is Independence Day for the United States of Ame

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Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy, hopes to come back after a hiatus

Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy, hopes to come back after a hiatus

By Anna Domanska - Jun 30, 2020

The French Canadian spectacle of theatrics, acrobatics, and dance– Cirque du Soleil–has filed for bankruptcy in an attempt to ward off permanent closure in the future.

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Disney Profits Drop by 91 Percent

Disney Profits Drop by 91 Percent

By Anna Domanska - May 07, 2020

Disney profits dropped by 91 percent amounting to $475 million in the first three months of 2020, as a result of the shutdown of its parks and other entertainment outlets due to th

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Netflix's Content Bank Strong Enough To See Through the Pandemic

Netflix's Content Bank Strong Enough To See Through the Pandemic

By Anna Domanska - Apr 27, 2020

The COVID-19 coronavirus has led to millions being forced to stay at home with lots of time on hand.  Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon have seen a spike in viewer

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Record Labels of the past decade that are going strong

Record Labels of the past decade that are going strong

By Anna Domanska - Feb 24, 2020

In an age of streaming services and digital music where “Old Town Road”, the song that Lil Nas X made on a 30 dollar budget and streamed on Triller and TikTok, ended up bec

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