Spring has hired a Roblox, YouTube, and Twitter vet to ensure “creator success”

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Sam Gutelle

When the company formerly known as Teespring rebranded last year, it counted about 450,000 creators among its user base. Now, Spring has…

Triller has settled with Swizz Beatz and Timbaland, but the TikTok competitor is still fighting legal battles

Triller has buried the hatchet with two hip-hop icons. It has settled a legal dispute with Timbaland and Swizz Beatz, who had…

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The ‘Battle of the Brands’ will bring fast food-themed competition (and a $35,000 prize pool) to Twitch

How much do you love your favorite fast food restaurant? Would you be willing to defend it against an assembly…

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TikTok just upped its video descriptions to 2,200 characters. Here’s why.

By Google's own admission, TikTok (and other platforms like Instagram and Snapchat) are sapping traffic from major parts of its…

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YouTube is rolling out its tip jar on Shorts

YouTube is making sure that its TikTok competitor has no shortage of monetization options. Days after the Google-owned platform revealed that…

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Block Party raises $4.8 million to beat Twitter trolls

Twitter, like many places on the internet, is full of trolls. And also lots of people worse than trolls. Those…

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Dunkey has reviewed video games on YouTube for a decade. Now he wants to publish them.

If you're a game developer, there's a new way for you to get Jason Gastrow's "seal of approval." Gastrow, the…

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YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, Twitter have become proxy battlegrounds in the war over January 6

Big Tech companies are getting squeezed on both ends of the political spectrum. As conservative lawmakers attempt to push through…

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BeReal wants to monetize its user base

BeReal, the social media platform that pitches itself as the place for authenticity, is reportedly trying to figure out how…

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Jake Paul and Doctor Mike are getting back in the ring, but they won’t be boxing against other influencers

On October 29, YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul will reenter the ring to take on a legendary opponent. Paul, who is still undefeated as a…

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Less than a month after leaving YouTube, Robert Kyncl has been named as the CEO of Warner Music

After Robert Kyncl steps down as YouTube's Chief Business Officer, he will dive right back into the entertainment business with a…

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