Business

Can you imagine owing that much money when a team has left your city?!? Wow!!

Demolished Arena Debt Nearly Clear Pittsburgh institutions and taxpayers have almost made good on the tens of millions they have owed on the now five-years demolished Civic Arena. The arena, the longtime home of the NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins, had bonds […]

I hope Netflix doesn’t fail. That would be horrible!!

Netflix Prices Are Going Up in Canada Every month, Netflix drops an overwhelming load of new original content alongside its various licensed properties. Of course, the company is not just making it for free. As such, Netflix has announced that […]

Interesting decision. I wonder how long they’ll last.

Sunrise Records to move into 70 closing HMV locations across Canada Sunrise Records is placing a major bet on Canadian music sales with plans to move into 70 retail spaces being vacated by HMV Canada. The Ontario-based music retail chain […]

Actually, I’d make the argument that attendance is down due to poor films.

Cineplex revenue down due to poor attendance Canada’s largest movie theatre chain is open to the idea of producing original content like Netflix and Amazon do, the head of Cineplex said Wednesday. CEO Ellis Jacob said the Toronto-based company isn’t […]

Goodbye HMV and thanks for all of the friends!!

HMV in receivership, stores to close by April 30 Friday marked the beginning of the end for heavily-indebted music retailer HMV. An Ontario Superior Court of Justice approved an application filed by HUK 10 Ltd., a subsidiary of the British […]

This is good news as we don’t get Hulu in Canada. I was worried it was all going there. Thanks Netflix!!

Jerry Seinfeld Ditches Crackle for Netflix, New ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’ Coming Late 2017 Jerry Seinfeld is taking “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” on the road to Netflix. The talk series, which had previously debuted new episodes on Sony’s […]

It was a really bad year for people who love good movies – because there weren’t that many – but Hollywood is still making big bank.

Hollywood’s record box office belies studios’ falling profits Hollywood is headed toward another record year at the box office thanks to a lineup of blockbuster films, such as the private lives of pets and foul-mouthed superheroes. But while projections of […]

Smart, smart move. Well done, Netflix!!

Netflix makes movies, TV shows available offline Netflix subscribers can now download shows and movies to watch during a flight, when travelling by car or at any other time their access to the internet is limited. The download option was […]

Hopefully they can figure it all out easily.

Prince’s Business Affairs Were Reported To Be Chaotic Before His Death Prince’s business empire lacked control before his death, and now his relatives and lawyers are left scrambling to pick up the pieces. Sources close to the singer tell TMZ […]

This is the business of music.

Paul McCartney is re-acquiring The Beatles’ catalog Paul McCartney has begun the process of re-acquiring The Beatles’ catalog three decades after it was purchased by Michael Jackson. As Billboard explains, the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976 affords songwriters the ability […]