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Facebook wants you to pay people on Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp with Facebook Pay

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
TechCrunch reports: “Square. Venmo. PayPal. Apple Pay. Google Pay. There’s really no shortage of ways to give people money via your phone, but that — nor growing calls that the company is already getting too damned big — isn’t stopping Facebook.” Read more

Esports Observer: Revenues and viewers are growing, as is investor interest

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
VentureBeat reports: “Esports is hot. Revenues, viewership, and investor interest is growing, according to a survey of more than 200 esports executives by law firm Foley & Lardner LLP and The Esports Observer.” Read more

Epic acquires Megascans creator Quixel

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
gamesindustry.biz reports: “Epic Games has announced the acquisition of development asset and toolset creator Quixel. Quixel Megascans, a library of over 10,000 2D and 3D photogrammetry assets, will become free for all Unreal Engine developers at a yet-to-be-determined date following the completion of the acquisition.” Read more

How the Streaming Revolution Is Making Guild Negotiations Even More Complicated

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
Variety reports: “It may not be a perfect storm yet, but ominous clouds are gathering. As the winter holidays approach, there’s growing agita across the industry about the potential for substantial labor strife next year.” Read more

CBS Delivers Mixed Q3 Results In Last Quarter As Stand-Alone Company

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
Deadline reports: “CBS delivered a mixed set of third-quarter results, with earnings per share of 95 cents on an adjusted basis exceeding Wall Street analysts’ consensus forecast by two cents.” Read more

Disney will tolerate password sharing on Disney+ — for now

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Staff Report
The Verge reports: “Do you pay for your own Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, or HBO Now accounts? A simple truth of today is that many of us share access to streaming services.” Read more

Free Your Creativity and Power-Up Your Play with the Award-Winning tori™ Explorer Pack

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Business Wire
The tori™ Explorer Pack is Available for Purchase Now, Just in Time for the Holidays SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. on behalf of BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S. and ISKN, are proud to announce th...

Socialbakers: Five Social Media Predictions for 2020

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Business Wire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#marketing--Socialbakers, the unified marketing platform for social media marketers, today released its top social media predictions for 2020. According to Socialbakers, 2019 was the year TikTok exploded and influencer market...

Socialbakers: Five Social Media Predictions for 2020

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Business Wire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#marketing--Socialbakers, the unified marketing platform for social media marketers, today released its top social media predictions for 2020. According to Socialbakers, 2019 was the year TikTok exploded and influencer market...

Cornerstone Joins Forces with Facebook to Enhance the Value of Virtual Reality Training at Work

Posted: 11-12-2019 | Author: Business Wire
New Oculus integration helps capture the impact VR training has on employees and the new SDK will encourage the broader adoption of enterprise VR training content SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSOD), a globa...