AMC and Vudu score big with new on-demand streaming partnership
Four years after AMC Theatres launched its on-demand streaming service, AMC Theatres On Demand, the company is now transferring its entire library of films over to Vudu, the Fandango-owned digital vid
AMC+ plans to launch an ad-supported tier later this year
As more media companies turn to advertising in order to boost revenue, AMC+ is the latest to announce an ad-supported version of its streaming service. Parent company AMC Networks revealed today that
Podcast series ‘Batman Unburied’ set to premiere on Spotify after ‘The Batman’ heads to HBO Max
Spotify’s first project from its multiyear deal with Warner Bros. and DC Comics for scripted podcasts, “Batman Unburied,” will arrive on the heels of the latest Batman movie release.
Reddit files confidentially to go public
In August, Reddit raked in a hefty $410 million financing led by Fidelity, valuing it at $10 billion. It had plans to close out the round, a Series F, at $700 million at the time. The company’s
SEC issues statement on past week’s turbulent market activity prompted by Reddit-fueled GameStop run
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued an official statement on the tumult of the past week in the public stock market. It’s a relatively brief statement and doesn’t
The somewhat boring reason it appears that Robinhood yanked trading on some securities
After enduring a day’s worth of taking a beating across social media, government and the various app stores of the mobile world, Robinhood took to its own blog and CEO’s Twitter account
HappyFunCorp’s Ben Schippers and Jon Evans will talk tech stacks at TC Early Stage
How do you decide what tools and languages to use to build your concept into a company? How can the tech stack decisions you make in the early days affect you down the road — and how might your need
Theaters are ready to reopen, but is America ready to go back to the movies?
Last week, AMC marked its earnings report with a somber note. The movie theater giant warned of losses reaching up to $2.4 billion, courtesy of COVID-19-related closures, adding that “substantia
MoviePass introduces surge pricing for the summer
Starting in July, you might have to pay a little extra to see the newest blockbusters when using MoviePass. The movie subscription service has plans to instate surge pricing for non-annual subscribers
MoviePass parent drops another 46%
There’s been another bomb at the box office, and it isn’t a movie. MoviePass parent Helios & Matheson lost nearly half of its remaining value today as investors continued to flee the cash-burn
Where experiential virtual reality is heading
On January 5th, The VOID’s new walk-around VR experience, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire, opened to the public at Downtown Disney in California, preceded by a December launch at Disney Springs in
MoviePass pulls out of AMC’s top theaters as negotiations fail
MoviePass, the monthly subscription service for seeing movies in theaters, has pulled out of 10 high-traffic AMC theaters, as a negotiating tactic with the theater chain. AMC, so far, has shown no int
‘Deadly Manners’ is a new podcast starring LeVar Burton, Kristen Bell, Anna Chlumsky and RuPaul
Podcasts are a growing area of interest even for media companies that typically work in TV and other formats, and AMC/Sundance is extending its bet on making something of streaming audio. The show is
AMC launches a $5 per month ad-free TV streaming service — but not for cord cutters
Cable network AMC today announced the launch of a new streaming service called AMC Premiere, which allows subscribers to pay $5 per month for access to commercial-free versions of its current TV shows
The Future of TV isn’t apps
We’re in the mid-digital age, but we live with the legacy of analog systems, technology and thinking that's only embellished by the technologies of our new era.
AMC Debuts New Series ‘Halt And Catch Fire’… On Tumblr?
AMC's new series "Halt and Catch Fire" attempts to takes us back to the early days of the personal computer and rewrite history to make that era of technology actually look interesting. In an effort t
Wanting To Be Don Draper Now Gets You Something On GetGlue
<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-222429" title="Content" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/content.png" alt="" />Back in July, when writing about <a href="http://getglue.com
Mad Men Is This Year's Manga. Assault Begins On Twitter Avatars.
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/kdkd-154x200.jpg" width="154" height="200" />Remember last summer when seemingly everyone on Twitter had a <a href="http://www.flickr.com/phot