One of many hottest cryptocurrencies within the final week was a meme coin often called SQUID. It was based mostly on the favored Squid Game Netflix collection. It soared over 300% since its introduction final week from lower than one cent to an all-time excessive of $2,856 per coin. After which within the final 24 hours, SQUID crashed and its ...

In one other sign of streaming’s dominance on the subject of tv content material, new knowledge from Diesel Labs reveals that audiences are far more engaged in streaming reveals than broadcast reveals. The Diesel Labs Fall 2021 Linear vs. Broadcasting Comparability reveals that streaming content material will get nearly twice as a lot viewers engagement as broadcast content material. For ...

Halloween is nearing, and judging from relaxed public well being pointers and a cursory scan of grocery retailer sweet aisles, it’s going to be a block social gathering. Trick-or-treating has been greenlit, and types are churning out festive merchandise with revived enthusiasm after final yr’s lifeless season. You realize what which means: pumpkin-picking, haunted homes, sweet, and naturally—costumes. And we ...

After years of hints that Netflix was planning to department out into merchandise in a full-fledged manner, making itself a tad extra Disney-esque and discovering new methods to capitalize on common reveals like Stranger Issues, the streamer lastly introduced this week that it’s making the leap. By means of a partnership with Walmart, Netflix has arrange the Netflix Hub, a ...

Netflix is notoriously tight-lipped about viewership numbers, so it can really feel somewhat fishy when the corporate pronounces that, say, thirty zillion individuals watched Adam Sandler’s Homicide Thriller in its first weekend. Maybe the explanation it feels that means is as a result of when the streamer has a real cultural hit on its palms—like Stranger Issues, Bridgerton, or Lupin—these ...