Following UK antitrust order, Meta sells Giphy to Shutterstock for $53 million after buying it for $400 million

Meta has finally found a willing buyer for Giphy, the animated GIF search engine it bought for $400 million three years ago. Shutterstock announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Meta to buy Giphy in a transaction that “consists of $53 million in net cash paid at close,” meaning Facebook’s parent company … Read more

According to the report, “Ted Lasso” and other Apple TV+ merchandise could arrive at the Apple Store

The Apple Store could go beyond technical products. As the company continues to invest in its original Apple TV+ content, a recent Bloomberg report indicates that Apple plans to introduce a new product category for its online store: merchandise tied to its popular TV shows. This includes “Ted Lasso” merchandise, which is wrapping up its … Read more

Netflix is ​​updating the My List feature so that users can find content they have yet to watch

Thanks to a new update, Netflix is ​​making it easier for iOS and Android users to search through “My List,” a feature that allows users to have a section dedicated to saved movies and TV shows. On Monday, the streaming service began rolling out new filters for its My List feature, including options for users … Read more

Retail media targeting the AI ​​maturity curve

If retail As the industry becomes increasingly reliant and increasingly focused on data and artificial intelligence (AI), it is essential that retailers understand exactly how to turn first-party data analytics into insights into customer behavior – and in turn a tangible competitive advantage. To that end, consider the chart below, also known as the “Data … Read more

Netflix touts nearly 5 million monthly active users for the ad-supported tier

During Netflix’s first Upfront presentation on Wednesday, Netflix revealed that its ad plan has nearly five million monthly active users worldwide. This is the first time the company has released figures for the new tier – which launched just six months ago – and the number is certainly remarkable. In March, Bloomberg reported that one … Read more