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  • AppleTV+ Wants to Pay Actors Based on How Many People Watch Their Movies

    AppleTV+ Wants to Pay Actors Based on How Many People Watch Their Movies

    Apple and other streaming companies are interested in shaking up the entertainment industry’s compensation model. According to Bloomberg, under the newly proposed system (which is really only an idea, at this point), talent—like actors and other production staff—would be paid based, partially, on how well the movie performs on the company’s platform. If a lot…


  • All Signs Point to Apple TV+ Getting Ads

    All Signs Point to Apple TV+ Getting Ads

    Apple TV+ is the last major streaming service that doesn’t have an ad-supported tier, but that seems poised to change. Apple just hired a 14-year ad executive from NBCUniversal, Joseph Cady, to further beef up its growing video advertising team, according to a report from Business Insider Monday. The report details how Cady will join…


  • The Last of Us Was the Most-Pirated Show of 2023

    The Last of Us Was the Most-Pirated Show of 2023

    Piracy is a fact of life in the entertainment industry, no matter how much studios try to fight it—and in an age where the streaming industry is feeling more and more like cable television by the day—it’s going to remain that way for the foreseeable future. But that doesn’t mean it’s not interesting to see…