Tag Archives: Streaming

Creators Are Excited About Rize, YouNow’s New Cryptocurrency-Based Live Streaming App (And They Say Their Fans Should Be, Too)

YouNow was far ahead of the curve with its foray into the buzzy livestreaming medium – as well as the development of unique monetization opportunities for broadcasters – all the way back in 2011. Today the New York-based company counts upwards of 40 million registered users who conduct roughly 60,000 financial transactions every day using virtual gifts called Bars. That […]

$2 Billion eSports Market Meets Ethereum Blockchain Streaming Platform

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. The rapid growth of the eSports industry has ready caught the eye of some of […]

Music Streaming Service Arena Pays Royalties in Bitcoin to Eliminate Industry Black Box

Interview Arena Music attempts to right the fallen music industry. As a loss leader streaming service pointing users to artist merchandise, it is also taking the radical step of paying royalties in bitcoin.  Also read: Cryptocurrency Music Heats Up Hey! Ho! Let’s Go! Phoenix, Arizona streaming service Arena Music announced it would […]

Showtime’s Streaming Service Used Browsers to Mine for Cryptocurrency

Was Showtime the latest Hollywood juggernaut to get hacked? It looks like that’s the case, after Showtime.com and its instant-streaming site ShowtimeAnytime.com leveraged browsers to “mine” for Monero coins — a Bitcoin knockoff — over the week. (Mining is a method of verifying cryptocurrency transactions, where miners are given a small amount of cryptocurrency for helping […]

Exclusive: Ethereum ICO Set for YouNow Live Streaming App Makers

Another well-established social media startup is going all in on cryptocurrency. For the past year, the makers of the live-streaming video chat service YouNow have been quietly developing a new app that will be fueled by crypto tokens minted on Ethereum, a digital currency network that rivals Bitcoin and lets programmers spin up their own […]

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