What Disney’s $75 million bet on ‘Hamilton’ means for streaming wars

What Disney’s $75 million bet on ‘Hamilton’ means for streaming wars

The film version of Broadway’s smash hit “Hamilton” is heading exclusively to Disney+ (DIS) — for one hefty price tag. The platform’s parent company reportedly paid $75 million for the global rights to the Tony-award winning musical, as streamers scramble for content amid coronavirus production shutdowns. The film will officially drop on the platform July […]
Coronavirus recovery plan should focus on employees, not data, models

Coronavirus recovery plan should focus on employees, not data, models

Discussions about rebounding from the coronavirus-related closures has been too narrowly focused on the shape of a potential recovery, according to a top executive at PwC — who argues officials aren’t asking the right questions. According to Bhushan Sethi, the...