Tag Archive: Streaming


Disney’s Head of Streaming leaves to become CEO of TikTok

One of the biggest dealmakers at Disney has left to get a CEO position elsewhere.

What you need to know Kevin Mayer has resigned from the Walt Disney Company to become CEO of TikTok. Mayer was the head of Disney’s Direct to Consumer & International division and was the head of streaming at the company. The move comes months after Mayer was passed over for Disney CEO when Robert Iger stepped down in February. Before leading DCI,  [Read More…]

Spotify launches Group Sessions for socially-distanced group streaming

You can’t be with your friends, but you can stream with them.

What you need to know Spotify has released Group Session, a new feature that’ll make it easier to share a music experience with friends from a distance. Aimed at Premium subscribers, group features will allow two or more users to control a single queue. It’s currently in beta and will continually evolve over time.

Spotify is launching Group Session, a feature of the app that  [Read More…]

Lots of streaming services are offering free trials, sign up now

Streaming services have grown in popularity over the past few years, and there are now more options than there ever has been before. Back in the day, every single one of them offered a free trial to get you to use the service for a set length of time in hopes that you’d sign up after, but that seems to have slowly become less of a norm. Odds are that you are signed up for at least one of them,  [Read More…]

Here are the top picks for the best webcams for streaming on Twitch

When it comes to webcams, there are tons of options out there from which people can choose. If you’re a streamer, the choices become even more complicated, as broadcasters might be looking at a few different criteria, and with so many webcams to choose from, it can be tough to narrow down the choices. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite webcams for streaming on Twitch.

Due to current world events, item listings may come  [Read More…]

These are the absolute best Pixar movies streaming on Disney+ right now

Pixar animated films are some of the best movies in the world, able to entertain kids and adults alike with their heartfelt stories and unforgettable characters. Films like Up, Toy Story, and more recent fare like Inside Out have only become more renowned as the years pass, and now with Disney+ available, the entire lineup of Pixar films is available to stream at a moment’s notice.

Disney is striving to make Disney+ the #1 place for families to  [Read More…]

You can now redeem Capital One miles for food delivery & streaming services

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Capital One has added new ways for cardholders to redeem their Venture miles.

In light of people staying home and putting travel plans on hold until pandemic concerns subside,  [Read More…]

Streaming app overload? Organize them and more with this service

The chances that you’re stuck at home right now, doing your part to stop the spread of the COVID-19, are pretty good. The chances that you’re enjoying some form of streaming media are even better.

But with all this binge-watching you’re doing, do you tire of having to switch from app to app and streaming service to streaming service, only to find that the content you’re searching for isn’t there?

BitMar Elite Streaming is here to help by bringing  [Read More…]

The Simpsons will be streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from April 15

All 31 seasons of The Simpsons will be available to stream on Disney+ Hotstar from later this week.

What you need to know Disney has confirmed that The Simpsons will be debuting on its platform on April 15. All 31 seasons of the show will be available to stream from later this week. The series is limited to Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscribers.

When Disney+ Hotstar launched in India earlier this month, there was a glaring omission: The  [Read More…]

T-Mobile offering a free year of Quibi streaming service on April 6

Once that year is up, things get a little tricky.

What you need to know Starting April 6, T-Mobile customers will be able to get a free year of Quibi. After the first year, you’ll need to choose whether you want to keep getting Quibi or Netflix for free. The offer is available to customers with two or more lines on an account.

Like it or not, a new streaming service is about to hit the market  [Read More…]

Netflix will throttle streaming quality in Europe for 30 days

Switch to standard definition when HD is not needed to prevent breaking the internet.

What you need to know European Union Commissioner Thiery Breton is urging people to switch to SD quality when streaming Netflix to save the internet Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and Breton have already spoken once on the matter and will discuss it again today. During the coronavirus pandemic, millions of people are sheltering in place, putting a strain on the internet while they  [Read More…]