Exclusive: Trump’s partner for Truth Social fails to win support for SPAC extension

The Truth social network logo is seen on a smartphone in front of a screen of former US President Donald Trump in this illustration taken February 21, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 5 (Reuters) – The blank check acquisition firm that agreed to merge with Donald … Read more

Disney overtakes Netflix on streaming subscribers and sets higher prices

LOS ANGELES, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co. (DIS.N) beat out Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) with a total of 221 million streaming customers and announced it would raise prices for customers who want to watch Disney+ or Hulu without ads. The media giant will increase the monthly cost of ad-free Disney+ by 38% to $10.99 … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Tencent seeks to increase stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft – sources

HONG KONG, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) plans to increase its stake in the French video game group Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) as the Chinese gaming giant pivots to the global gaming market, four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. China’s largest social media and gaming company, which acquired … Read more