According to a new study commissioned by the social media company and conducted by MarketShare, Twitter aided in the sale of nearly one in every 10 movie theater tickets in North America over the course of the last four years.
This week: A movie written entirely by an AI algorithm (and starring Silicon Valley's Thomas Middleditch) called Sunspring, big opening weekends for Warcraft and The Conjuring 2, Netflix's Voltron reboot, and more.
Black Sabbath has officially announced its final seven shows ever. The performances will end nearly half a century of touring and recording, with the last show set to take place in their hometown of Birmingham in the U.K.
Snapchat has partnered with AEG Live to provide coverage from some of its biggest music festivals in the form of Live Stories. The footage will include a mixture of behind-the-scenes, and community-sourced clips from the events.
Facebook is adding a new exec to its team in the form of internet video trailblazer Ricky Van Veen. The CollegeHumor co-founder will take up the new role of "head of global creative strategy," to help establish the platform's video…