Los Angeles-based Goodpods launched at the start of the pandemic in the hopes of answering the question "What podcast should I listen to?"
As the podcast market has become more saturated, more and more companies are trying to make discovery easier. Google's Podcast app relies on AI-powered suggestions to lure listeners. Other podcasting platforms like Breaker take an approach more like that of social media.
As the entertainment industry comes to rely on high-powered cameras, rapid rendering and new workflows that require sharing across vast networks, professionals are increasingly getting bogged down dealing with IT issues.
OpenDrives, a provider of network-attached storage solutions, hopes to help solve that problem. It announced it has closed a $20 million Series B round, led by IAG Capital Partners, on Thursday.
OpenDrives CEO David Buss
Univision's PrendeTV Pushes Into Spanish-Language Streaming with a Free Service. It Has Competition.
Under new leadership, Univision is pushing into streaming with PrendeTV, a free Spanish-language streaming service expected to launch this quarter. And with so many new entrants into the space, it will face tough competition.