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Snapchat Inks Music Deals, Pilots TikTok-Like Feature Letting Users Add Songs To Their Snaps

After inking licensing agreements with several prominent music labels and publishers, Snapchat is testing a new feature that will let users add popular music to their Snaps — bringing the app more squarely into competition…

   

In Aboutface, Trump Has Reportedly Given Microsoft And TikTok 45 Days To Finalize Acquisition

After announcing his intention to ban the massively popular, Chinese-owned video platform TikTok in the U.S. late Friday, President Donald Trump has now agreed to allow Microsoft to pursue an acquisition of the app –…

   

Comic-Con@Home A Much Different Event On Social Video

Comic-Con has taken place in San Diego for 50 straight years, but COVID-19 ended that run this year. With concerns around social distancing, movie releases, and more, the in-person event was cancelled in favor of…

   

Trump Admin Will Order ByteDance To Sell TikTok; Microsoft In Talks To Acquire (Report)

The Trump administration will force Chinese tech giant ByteDance to divest ownership of TikTok’s U.S.-based operations–and Microsoft is reportedly in talks to become the app’s… Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.

   

As Bon Appétit YouTube Channel Remains Dormant, ‘Test Kitchen’ Host Sohla El-Waylly Collabs On Binging With Babish

The Bon Appétit YouTube channel, one of the platform’s most popular destinations for food content, has remained dormant since June 5, after a controversy rocked the Condé Nast-owned title’s beloved ‘Test Kitchen’ crew, rippling across…

   

YouTube To Shutter Community Captions Feature, Citing Issues With Spam, Abuse, Little Usage

Beginning Sept. 28, YouTube will no longer allow viewers to add subtitles to creators’ videos. Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.

   

Facebook Will Now Host Official Music Videos, Challenging YouTube’s Dominance In The Category

Beginning this weekend, Facebook will start to distribute official licensed music videos in the U.S. — a medium that garners seismic viewership across the web. In a blog post, the company said it would also…

   

YouTube Ad Revs Dipped To $3.8 Billion In Q2, But We’re Seeing “Further Improvement” In July, CFO Says

YouTube ad revenues were down this quarter, with the video giant sharing that it had taken in $3.8 billion in its earnings report yesterday. That figure marks a decrease over Q1 2020, when YouTube reported…

   

YouTube Millionaires: “Bad Animator” Danny Casale On Life, Art, And Accidentally Killing A Class Hamster

Art has brought us so many things. The Seated Buddha. The Mona Lisa. That one statue of Lucifer that was too hot, and its replacement, which was even hotter. Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.

   

Triller—The Music Video App Major Sway House Members Just Joined—Sues TikTok For Patent Infringement

Two days after four of TikTok’s most prominent creators announced they had taken roles and shareholder positions in rival app Triller, the company has filed suit against TikTok and parent ByteDance for patent infringement. Visit Tubefilter…