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CTA’s Gary Shapiro Cautions Against Curbing Online Free Speech Rights

In our hyper-partisan times, some lawmakers are seeking to curb First Amendment rights on the internet in an effort to…

WarnerMedia Names Suja Viswesan Head of Data in Tech Group

WarnerMedia June 24 announced its newest technology & operations hire, Suja Viswesan as head of data, completing the company’s executive…

True Crime BritBox Original ‘In the Footsteps of Killers’ to Stream on Service Beginning July 6

The true crime Britbox Original “In the Footsteps of Killers” is exclusively streaming on the service in North America beginning…

Peacock Gets Amazon Fire TV Distribution

NBCUniversal’s SVOD/AVOD platform Peacock is finally getting distribution on Amazon Fire TV — a gateway (along with Roku) the streaming…

ViacomCBS Enhances Streaming Content Management Team with Focus on Paramount+

ViacomCBS June 23 announced revamped content management for its global streaming services, spearheaded by Paramount+. The media giant named Tanya…

Netflix Announces Three New Animated Comedy Series for Kids and Families

Netflix has announced three new animated comedy series for kids and families to be released globally. “A Tale Dark &…

Disney+ Unveils Trailer for ‘Turner & Hooch’ Series Premiering July 21

Streaming service Disney+ June 23 released the official trailer for its upcoming “Turner & Hooch” original series that premieres Wednesday,…

Animated Movie ‘Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms’ Arriving Aug. 31 on Blu-ray and Digital

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Aug. 31 will release the animated movie Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms on Blu-ray…

‘Batwoman’ Season Two on Disc Sept. 21

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will release Batwoman: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray Disc and DVD Sept. 21 (order date…

Peacock to Stream Tokyo Olympics Live, Including Gymnastics, Track & Field and Basketball 

Peacock June 23 announced it will launch a Tokyo Olympics destination on July 15, featuring live coverage of some the…