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Beyoncé Albums Leaked Online, Causing Concerns About Streaming Platforms

At first the news seemed to follow a familiar, exhilarating pattern. Late on Thursday, two new albums with material by Beyoncé — credited to the name Queen Carter — appeared on Spotify and Apple Music. Social media exploded, assuming that Beyoncé, the master of the surprise album release, had repeated …

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Facebook’s Version of YouTube Takes Shape With Pranksters, Magicians and Cartoons

He added, “As far as video content goes, if you don’t have a Watch page, you’re kind of dead in the water right this second.” The ad revenue has been welcome, he said, noting that he was previously more reliant on outside deals with sponsors. Mr. Dein, a 24-year-old magician …

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The Shift: How YouTube’s Year-in-Review Video Set Off a Civil War

YouTube’s decision to keep things G-rated is understandable. Advertisers have been jittery about the platform since revelations last year that YouTube’s algorithms placed some ads next to extremist, racist content and hate speech. That led several large advertisers to pull their ads from YouTube. YouTube then tightened its monetization rules, …

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How Do You Recover After Millions Have Watched You Overdose?

The first time Kelmae Hemphill watched herself overdose, she sobbed. There she was in a shaky video filmed by her own heroin dealer, sprawled out on a New Jersey road while a stranger pounded on her chest. “Come on girl,” someone pleaded. Ms. Hemphill’s 11-year drug addiction, her criminal record, …

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Netflix Will Keep ‘Friends’ Through Next Year in a $100 Million Agreement

“That’s content we definitely want on our platform,” AT&T’s chief executive, Randall Stephenson, said of “Friends” at an investor conference on Tuesday. “And clearly it’s important to Netflix as well.” He added that the new agreement between the two is nonexclusive, meaning “Friends” would likely appear on AT&T’s coming service …

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On Social Media, No Answers for Hate

SAN FRANCISCO — On Monday, a search on Instagram, the photo-sharing site owned by Facebook, produced a torrent of anti-Semitic images and videos uploaded in the wake of Saturday’s shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. A search for the word “Jews” displayed 11,696 posts with the hashtag “#jewsdid911,” claiming that Jews …

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China’s King of Internet Fluff Wants to Conquer the World

By then, Bytedance had another rising star in its stable. Douyin was not even Bytedance’s first video app when it was released in 2016. But in the somewhat arbitrary, mildly mysterious way in which these things happen, it became huge. The app is engineered for swift, maximal addictiveness. Open Douyin …

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Strategies: Netflix’s Audience Is Multiplying. But So Is Its Debt.

Netflix, the streaming-video juggernaut, is growing with astonishing speed. And if you ignore the fact that it borrows billions to finance that growth, the company is a classic success story. Its ability to expand its global audience is truly impressive. The latest numbers show that Netflix gained more than six …

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Can’t Get Enough Fox News? ‘Superfans’ Can Pay $65 a Year for More

Fox News viewers love Fox News. Now the network will find out if they are willing to pay for more of it. In a first-of-its-kind test for the cable news market, Fox News said on Thursday that its stand-alone streaming service will debut next month, with subscribers paying about $65 …

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INTERNETTING WITH AMANDA HESS: We Answer Your ‘Internetting’ Questions About Drag Queens and Cat Pranks

Season 2 of “Internetting” has come to an end. On the final leg of our dystopian internet tour, babies failed, celebs were subdued, drag queens were commodified and girlfriends were terrorized via marriage proposal. And yet, we still have more questions than answers. Why are some expecting couples obsessed with …

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