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  • Quibi Partners With NBC News To Launch Two Daily News Shows Aimed At Millenials

    Quibi is to launch two daily news shows aimed at millennials after striking a deal with NBC News. The broadcaster’s news operations becomes the first producer to partner with Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s short-form digital service for its curated daily news strand Daily Essentials. The company will produce a morning and evening news show, [

  • NBC News to launch news programs for millennials on Quibi

    NBC News will launch morning and evening news programs aimed at millennials on the streaming app Quibi.

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  • Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi partners with NBC News for a daily news show aimed at millennials – TechCrunch

    NBC News today announced an exclusive partnership with Jeffrey Katzenberg’s upcoming mobile streaming service, Quibi, which will see the media company becoming the first major producer for the service’s “Daily Essentials” news programming, aimed at millennial viewers. As part of the deal, NBC will produce both a 6-minute morning and evening news show for the [

  • Podcast: Fake News is an Oracle

    In my latest podcast, I read my new Locus column: Fake News is an Oracle. For many years, I've been arguing that while science fiction can't predict the future, it can reveal important truths about the present: the stories writers tell reveal their hopes and fears about technology, while the stories that gain currency in our discourse and our media markets tell us about our latent societal aspirations and anxieties. Fake news is another important barometer of our societal pressure: when we...

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  • Google to launch redesigned News tab

    Google plans to reveal an overhauled News tab which enhances prominence for publishers rather than headlines.

  • 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' and Podcast News

    This week on The Podcast, we kick off with some important news--we're moving to a new feed! We'll give you more details once we have them, but basically we're moving out of The Collider Factory and into our own channel where you'll get podcasts from staff. It should help streamline your podcasts, and we're excited for this relaunch. Again, once we have more details on the move, we'll be sure to share them with you. For this episode, we're discussing Spider-Man: Far From...

  • Mozilla teases launch of Apple News+ competitor

    Mozilla, creator of the Firefox web browser, has begun testing the waters regarding a paid news subscription service it plans to offer later this year.