Disney is moving heavily into online delivery of its TV shows and movies as viewers abandon traditional cable, and at one point had explored an acquisition of Twitter.
Videos in Watch are meant to be different from watching in the News Feed, where most Facebook users find and view clips.
Major League Soccer launches own esports league for Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 World Cup
The Major League Soccer has 23 teams - 20 from U.S. and 3 from Canada but only 19 teams are taking part in the eMLS Cup. MLS announced Friday the creation of "eMLS", a new competitive gaming league organized in partnership with EA Sports .
"Given our evolving businesses and the businesses of Ms. Sandberg and Mr. Dorsey are in, it has become increasingly hard for them to avoid conflicts relating to Boad matters, and they are not standing for re-election", Disney said in a statement.
Disney said the reasoning behind their departures are due to potential conflicts of interest that may arise as media and technology continue to merge.
The changes would leave the Disney board with one fewer director than a year ago as it pushes its proposed $52.4-billion acquisition of most of 21st Century Fox Inc. Facebook live-streamed 15 college-football games in 2017 in a deal with Stadium, a digital sports broadcaster.
American Water Works (AWK) Stake Reduced by Capital Innovations LLC
American Water Works comprises 3.3% of Chelsea Counsel Co.'s holdings, making the stock its 9th largest position. (NYSE:AWK). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0.03% in Omnicom Group Inc. 8,440 are held by Bancshares Hapoalim Bm.
Facebook has escalated efforts around video programming, a lucrative growth area for the company's advertising business, which brought in $10.1 billion previous year. Twitter also has a partnership with Bloomberg LP.
At the same time, Disney is becoming more like a tech company.
Two new members will step.
Freeport Mcmoran Copper & Gold Inc (NYSE:FCX) Q3 2017 Sentiment Report
The stock of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 14. The investment managers in our partner's database now hold: 961.13 million shares, down from 962.50 million shares in 2017Q2.
The two vacancies will be filled by Safra Catz, Oracle Corp.'s co-chief executive, and Illumina Inc. The 66-year-old is now scheduled to leave the company in 2021, the fourth time the company postponed his planned retirement date.