Games/Entertainment

SFX acquires three startups to boost growth in core business

SFX Entertainment, a live events and music content producer, purchased Readability app maker90, music commerce platform Tunezy and marketing agency Fame House for an undisclosed amount.

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Branson remembers emotional USD1 billion exit from Virgin Records

Virgin Records founder Sir Richard Branson recalled having great regret on selling his record company to fund his then-new Virgin Airlines venture.

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Mubi raises USD5.1 million in new investment round - filing

A regulatory filing revealed that social networking service for film enthusiasts Mubi received a new USD5.1 million investment from unnamed investors.

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China's 500.com to list on the NYSE for its IPO

A projected USD150 million would be earned when 500.com lists its shares for an IPO at the New York Stock Exchange.

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Icahn overrules son on Netflix share sale

Despite the protestations of son Brett, Carl Icahn still pushed on with the sale of shares in Netflix.

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Police names Drai's After Hours gunman

The gunman in the Drai's After Hours nightclub shooting was identified as Benjamin Frazier.

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Drai's After Hours shooting leads one dead, two critical

An early-morning shooting at Drai's After Hours in Bally's over a USD 30 entry fee led to the death of a patron and the wounding of two employees.

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Bezos seen investing up to USD50 million on Web series like Betas to lure potential shoppers

In the midst of declining traditional TV viewership, Amazon had been seen attracting potential shoppers to watch its original content like Web series "Betas."

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Merlin Entertainments plans GBP 200 million London IPO

Private equity-backed Merlin Entertainment Group would be conducting a share sale to raise GBP 200 million in London.

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Caesars removes Ganesvoort Hotel from future project

Because of findings by gaming authorities as to alleged Russian mob ties, Caesars Entertainment drops Ganesvoort Hotel from its partner-investors listings.

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Banksy art grows more popular even if hated by New York authorities

Artworks of British renegade graffiti artist Banksy became popular overnight in New York as city authorities had tried in vain to catch him for vandalism charges.

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Caesars Entertainment pulls out of casino partnership with Suffolk Downs

Caesars Entertainment would no longer be partnering with Suffolk Downs to bid for a casino gambling license in the Boston area.

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NBC cancels two fall shows

NBC had cancelled "Welcome to the Family" and "Ironside" after only three episodes.

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Crisis over US debt ceiling may result to another recession - analysis

An impending economic crisis could have happened to Americans should US Congress and the government had not arrived at a debt ceiling agreement.

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Applift receives investment funds from Prime Ventures

Prime Ventures invests in mobile games platform AppLift.

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