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How Netflix Beat Hollywood to a Generation of Black Content

How Netflix Beat Hollywood to a Generation of Black Content

How Netflix Beat Hollywood to a Generation of Black Content How Netflix Beat Hollywood to a Generation of Black Content The Black executives who were buying content during Netflix’s first wave of original programming are all gone now. Some didn’t get promotions. Some were hired away by competitors, and some were burned out by an internal culture officially focused on …

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The Complex Debate Over Silicon Valley’s Embrace of Content Moderation

The Complex Debate Over Silicon Valley’s Embrace of Content Moderation

The Complex Debate Over Silicon Valley’s Embrace of Content Moderation The Complex Debate Over Silicon Valley’s Embrace of Content Moderation The existential question that every big tech platform from Twitter to Google to Facebook has to wrestle with is the same: How responsible should it act for the content that people post? The answer that Silicon Valley has come up …

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The Big Night In: BBC receives 180 complaints over ‘offensive content’ amid Little Britain backlash

The Big Night In: BBC receives 180 complaints over ‘offensive content’ amid Little Britain backlash

The Big Night In: BBC receives 180 complaints over ‘offensive content’ amid Little Britain backlash The Big Night In: BBC receives 180 complaints over ‘offensive content’ amid Little Britain backlash The BBC has received 181 complaints about “offensive content” in its charity show The Big Night In. The three-hour-long programme, which saw Children In Need and Comic Relief team up …

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Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’

Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’

Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’ Mindy Kaling: ‘It would be great to have more LGBTQ content for Indian people. It’s almost never talked about’ Mindy Kaling isn’t trying to tell everyone’s story – she’s had to break a lot of boundaries just to tell her own. Her …

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Republican governor defends classifying WWE as essential service because people are ‘starved of content’

Republican governor defends classifying WWE as essential service because people are 'starved of content'

Florida governor Ron DeSantis has said people are “starved” for TV entertainment, as he defended classifying WWE and all professional sports as essential services amid a month-long coronavirus shutdown. The Republican told reporters on Tuesday that he wanted to see professional sporting events televised because “we haven’t had a lot of new content since the beginning of March,” “I mean, …

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SNL returning with original content after coronavirus halted production

SNL returning with original content after coronavirus halted production

Saturday Night Live is returning with new content, almost a month after suspending production due to the coronavirus pandemic. A special, remote episode will air on 11 April at 11.30pm ET/PT, Deadline reports. SNL was initially supposed to pick up on 28 March after a scheduled hiatus, but announced on 16 March it was halting production until further notice as the pandemic made it …

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