Disney Makes Deal for 21st Century Fox, Reshaping Entertainment Landscape

It is the biggest counterattack from a traditional media company against the tech giants that have aggressively moved into the entertainment business. Disney now has enough muscle to become a true competitor to Netflix, Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook in the fast-growing realm of online video.

Source: Disney Makes Deal for 21st Century Fox, Reshaping Entertainment Landscape

3 Major Deals Point To A Maturing, And Global, Music Startup Landscape

Three deals of acquisitions and investments that were rumored over the past week, and that are all now confirmed, have something in common — none of them involve companies owned by major record labels. All involve technology companies or insurrectionists to entrenched industry leaders.

Source: 3 Major Deals Point To A Maturing, And Global, Music Startup Landscape

SEC Halts Multimillion-Dollar ‘Munchee’ ICO for Securities Violations 

In its cease-and-desist order, dated Dec. 11, the SEC argued that the MUN tokens constitute securities because “they were investment contracts.” The document later notes that the tokens were ultimately deemed a security regardless of their “utility” when the sale took place.

Source: SEC Halts Multimillion-Dollar ‘Munchee’ ICO for Securities Violations – CoinDesk

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