Growth

  • Reddit is sunsetting coins and community awards

    From the u/venkman01 on Reddit’s Product Team: TL;DR: We are reworking how great content and contributions are rewarded on Reddit. As part of this, we made a decision to sunset coins (including Community coins for moderators) and awards (including Medals, Premium Awards, and Community Awards), which also impacts some existing Reddit Premium perks. Starting today, you will no longer be able…

  • HBO Max Finds Its Lobster

    Kinsey Grant for Morning Brew: HBO Max, the streaming service AT&T’s WarnerMedia revealed yesterday, is paying a reported $425 million for the exclusive rights for Friends when the show’s deal with Netflix expires in 2020. At least Monica can finally afford that apartment on her own. AT&T, though, can’t afford to watch other heavyweights like Disney and NBC invest…

  • Why Netflix Cancels So Many Shows

    You ever wonder why bombshell shows like Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, The Get Down or any of the other shows get cancelled after 2 or 3 seasons? Charlie Ridgely at comicbook.com writes: To put it plainly: New shows are cheaper. When a series launches, everyone involved gets paid a certain amount of money. After two…