CuriosityStream struck deals with cable providers like Altice to offer the service at no extra cost to internet customers. It also strikes deals directly with large companies to offer its service as a corporate perk. Stinchcomb says this year more than 40 companies have signed on. … [Read more...] about Where Do Niche Streamers Fit in a Sea of Services?
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"The Official Goldberg twitter continues to be a target for opportunistic hackers with bad intentions who are seeking notoriety and revenue. Team Goldberg will continue to address this issue while Goldberg is in ATL with Tu Lam working on his show 'Knife or Death' for the History channel." … [Read more...] about Goldberg Calls Secret Service Over Trump Death Threats, ‘I’m Taking Them Down’
The outpouring of love yesterday for Kobe, his beautiful little girl Gianna and the other beautiful people lost, was powerful. It’s tripped me out, how in the days after his death the quantity of people who texted me letting me know they were in tears, shocked and saddened. This includes many friends who expressed dislike for Kobe while he was alive, for a variety of reasons. I’ve concluded that when Kobe played basketball, he was often in a place beyond thought, in the zone, lost in the moment, completely in the present, and fully in his spirit. In those moments, we saw what it is to be enlightened. Like what a monk who sits in a Himalayan cave all his life seeks. And he did it time and time again, in front of all of us, on television. Whether you liked him or not, we all yearn to be completely in the moment. It is a natural human thing, and our only possibility of true happiness, whether or not it is a conscious thought. We saw it, and we felt it. And it crossed through … [Read more...] about Flea Reflects on Kobe Bryant After Memorial Service: ‘He Was Fully in His Spirit’
A biopic on acclaimed social entrepreneur, Revathi Roy, is in the making. The film will be co-produced by John Abraham, Robbie Grewal and Anil Bohra. Revathi started Asia's first all women taxi service 'Hey Deedee', and the first all women last mile delivery service. … [Read more...] about John Abraham To Co-Produce Biopic On Social Entrepreneur Revathi Roy
Among other poignant moments: Oregon Ducks basketball star Sabrina Ionescu noting that she still texts Bryant and that Gianna was “a sun just starting to rise”; Phoenix Mercury’s Diana Taurasi, whom Bryant nicknamed "the white Mamba," giving her own moving tribute as high in the background cameras caught the backlit silhouettes of Bryant’s retired 8 and 24 jerseys. Also spotted in the audience were a host of NBA players past and present as well as other special guests such as Bill Russell, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson and wife Cookie Johnson, Scottie Pippen, Russell Westbrook, Snoop Dogg, Steph Curry, Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union, Kim Kardashian, Lakers executive Jerry West and former coach Phil Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. … [Read more...] about Inside Poignant Kobe Bryant Memorial: He “Showed Us How to Never Settle, No Matter the Challenge”