Snapchat has always been less open to publishers than Google and Facebook.
It has also been less focused on its users sharing content, building followings, and running up social-engagement.. Business Insider
NEW YORK — Former Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton finally has time to do what almost all teenagers do these days: Binge-watch Netflix.
Over a two-week period this summer, Lynton went deep.. Business Insider
Texas private equity fund LStar was to have invested $200 million in Sony Pictures. But now, the deal is dead.
According to SFGate, it was killed by a string of flops, and a Sony boss who put his feet.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
It’s a rare thing for an executive who presides over a corporate disaster to remain on the job and even get promoted. But departing Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton managed to do exactly that... Source: Wochit Headline News -
On Friday, the CEO for Sony Entertainment, Michael Lynton, was announced that he would be leaving the company, to become the chairman of the board, for Snap Inc., the company behind Snapchat. Sony said.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton is leaving the company to become the chairman of the board for Snap Inc. It's been two years of guiding the company through an unprecedented email hack. Snap Inc.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The employee revolt at Sony Pictures seems to be unprecedented in the memory of industry veterans. A Hollywood Reporter source said a group that included senior and professional executives complained.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
NEW YORK (AP) — Music service Pandora has named Roger Lynch, the head of Dish's streaming video service, as its CEO as it wrestles with competition from Spotify and other newer music apps. The.. SFGate
OAKLAND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pandora (NYSE: P) today announced that Roger Lynch will join the company as CEO and president, and a member of its board of directors, effective September 18, 2017... Business Wire
Strong growth across its multiple business segments, particularly semiconductors, helped Sony report first-quarter earnings that blew past expectations, but its studio continues to lose money.
Late.. The Wrap
The $200 million slate financing deal between Texas private equity fund Lone Star and Sony Pictures was killed by a string of flops, a dispute over “Ghostbusters” and a disastrous meeting in which.. The Wrap
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IEX Group, Inc. today announced that it has appointed Michael Lynton, the Chairman of Snap, Inc. and previously the CEO of Sony Entertainment, to its Board of Directors as a.. Business Wire
Before Michael Lynton became a board member and the eventual chairman of Snapchat parent company Snap Inc., his kids were addicted to the messaging app.
“My kids were on it early," Lynton said at.. Business Insider
Sony Pictures Entertainment has found its new chairman and CEO. The studio confirmed this morning that Tony Vinciquerra will replace Michael Lynton in the top post, overseeing the company’s film and.. bizjournals
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named veteran media executive Tony Vinciquerra as its new chairman and chief executive officer, replacing Michael Lynton after months of speculation about who would lead.. L.A. Times
Urban navigation app Citymapper has announced that it intends to launch a new bus service in London.
Starting on Tuesday or Wednesday, the Citymapper CMX1 bus will run a free circulatory route.. Business Insider
Sony Corp. CEO Kazuo Hirai has been criss-crossing the Pacific in recent months, making frequent visits to its Culver City, California, lot as the venerable film studio searches for a successor to.. The Wrap