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Quibi made its content screenshot-proof, but the platform could lose valuable viewers without widely shared memes of its shows

Quibi is hoping to attract viewers through interest in the platform alone, instead of through memes and viral humor based on its shows.

Instagram has been rolling out Direct Messages to your desktop — here’s how to check if you have the feature

Direct Messages have only been available on Instagram's mobile app, but many users can now access the feature on the desktop site.
Queen Elizabeth is skeptical of self-checkout.

33 photos of the Queen doing commoner things that will make you chuckle

Queen Elizabeth II may be the longest-reigning monarch in history, but these photos show that she's just like the rest of us.
"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."

You can now watch Andrew Lloyd Webber’s biggest hit musicals online for free

The man behind hits such as "Cats," "The Phantom of the Opera," and "Evita," has launched a YouTube channel called "The Shows Must Go On."
Two musicians who have been sending music messages through Encore.

A platform for booking musicians in the UK pivots to letting users pay artists to send personalized music videos during coronavirus lockdowns

The live music industry has been hit hard by social distancing orders, and artists have been getting creative in finding alternative revenue streams.

I’ve paid $18 to watch British theater broadcasts in NYC movie theaters — and if you’re not tuning in now that it’s streaming ...

Theaters around the world are posting recordings of performances for free online after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered all of their live shows.
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, left, and TikTok global head Alex Zhu.

YouTube is reportedly planning to launch an in-app rival to viral video-sharing app TikTok before the end of 2020

Shorts could pose a real threat to TikTok, by using its ties to YouTube, in a way that other companies have been unable to do.

One of the internet’s oldest fact-checking organizations is overwhelmed by coronavirus misinformation — and it could have deadly consequen...

Snopes is fighting "the deadliest information crisis we might ever have," as it struggles to keep up with the high demand for coronavirus answers.

Netflix says it fixed the outage issue that people across the US and Europe reported on Wednesday

Netflix is experiencing an influx in traffic amid the coronavirus outbreak, but it's unclear if the outages are tied to the increase in users.

Charli D’Amelio has officially become the most followed creator on TikTok

Charli D'Amelio has been the bonafide queen of TikTok for months. On Wednesday, she officially became the platform's most popular creator.