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Indian ed-tech may rake in $2 billion next year with a lot of help from entrance exams

Indian ed-tech may rake in $2 billion next year with a lot of help from entrance exams

Between 2014 and 2019, 4,450 ed-tech startups launched in India.

YouTube Bans Clips That Insult or Threaten People Because of Race or Sexual Orientation

But YouTube creator Carlos Maza says the “issue has never been the scope and language of the policy. The problem was with enforcement.”

YouTube Bans Clips That Insult or Threaten People Because of Race or Sexual Orientation

But YouTube creator Carlos Maza says the “issue has never been the scope and language of the policy. The problem was with enforcement.”

Why Facebook Passed on Buying the App That Became TikTok

The unrealized deal marked a missed opportunity to jump aboard a short-video phenomenon that’s gone viral across the U.S. and China.

Why Facebook Passed on Buying the App That Became TikTok

The unrealized deal marked a missed opportunity to jump aboard a short-video phenomenon that’s gone viral across the U.S. and China.
OTT platforms may dethrone TV as the first stop for entertainment in India

OTT platforms may dethrone TV as the first stop for entertainment in India

The trend is visible in big cities, and small towns.

YouTube, Long Criticized for Showing Kids Inappropriate Videos, Will Launch a Children’s Site

The new site will have break out videos by age group: "Preschool" will be for children who are 4 and under; “Younger” is for ages 5 to 7; and “Older” is for kids ages 8 to 12.

YouTube, Long Criticized for Showing Kids Inappropriate Videos, Will Launch a Children’s Site

The new site will have break out videos by age group: "Preschool" will be for children who are 4 and under; “Younger” is for ages 5 to 7; and “Older” is for kids ages 8 to 12.
After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting

After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting

2019 has been a breakout year for podcasting. According to Edison Research’s Infinite Dial report, more than half of Americans have now listened to a podcast, and an estimated 32% listen monthly.
What Facebook Watch Should Do Next Now That It’s Trying Subscription TV

What Facebook Watch Should Do Next Now That It’s Trying Subscription TV

Facebook might be about to save free TV. With the news that the social network is dusting off plans to trial selling subscription services through Facebook Watch (á la Roku, Amazon, Apple etc.), and

TikTok tests an Instagram-style grid and other changes

Short-form video app TikTok, the fourth most downloaded app in the world as of last quarter, is working on several new seemingly Instagram-inspired features — including a Discover page, a grid-style
5 Reasons Why You Need Video in Your Marketing Strategy (With the Stats to Prove It)

5 Reasons Why You Need Video in Your Marketing Strategy (With the Stats to Prove It)

On average, businesses publish 18 videos each month. Is yours one of them? If not, you could get left behind by your competitors.
5 Reasons Why You Need Video in Your Marketing Strategy (With the Stats to Prove It)

5 Reasons Why You Need Video in Your Marketing Strategy (With the Stats to Prove It)

On average, businesses publish 18 videos each month. Is yours one of them? If not, you could get left behind by your competitors.
Facebook is getting rid of its Facebook Watch show pages

Facebook is getting rid of its Facebook Watch show pages

All video creators will be soon be equal on Facebook — at least when it comes to their Facebook Page format. Facebook has been reaching out to its legions of video creators with Facebook Watch show
YouTube TV is no longer a good deal

YouTube TV is no longer a good deal

It's not clear what the point of cord-cutting is anymore.
Here’s why it is going to be a blockbuster year for Indian advertising
YouTube reportedly ignored extremism in order to boost engagement

YouTube reportedly ignored extremism in order to boost engagement

Bloomberg report shows how employees offered solutions but were turned down.
The Cheapest Ways to Get HBO, Showtime, and Most Other TV Channels You Really Want

The Cheapest Ways to Get HBO, Showtime, and Most Other TV Channels You Really Want

Life has never been better for those wanting to get some quality television programming beamed towards their eyeballs: Channels like HBO, Showtime, and many others are now available in all kinds of
YouTube is trying to prevent angry mobs from abusing “dislike” button

YouTube is trying to prevent angry mobs from abusing “dislike” button

Could the thumbs-down button disappear from YouTube entirely?
In 2018, Indians on YouTube obsessed over Hindi music, kids’ shows, and comedy

In 2018, Indians on YouTube obsessed over Hindi music, kids’ shows, and comedy

Indians were obsessed with three things on the internet last year: music, music, and more music. The category had a subscriber base of 340 million…