TikTok’s big UnitedMasters deal is the way forward for creators looking to secure their bag

https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/tiktok-tic-tacs.jpg?w=687https://techcrunch.com/2020/08/18/tiktoks-big-unitedmasters-deal-is-the-way-forward-for-creators-looking-to-secure-their-bag/TikTok is right in the jaws of a thorny situation with the U.S. Government regarding its ownership, but it’s sending a clear message today that it is not sitting on its heels with big deals. Yesterday, it announced a deal with UnitedMasters to allow artists on TikTok to distribute their songs directly to streaming services […]

Why are people who cite videos always wrong?

https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/cite-videos.jpg?w=533https://techcrunch.com/2020/05/17/why-are-people-who-cite-videos-always-wrong/Jon Evans Contributor Jon Evans is the CTO of the engineering consultancy HappyFunCorp; the award-winning author of six novels, one graphic novel, and a book of travel writing; and TechCrunch’s weekend columnist since 2010. More posts by this contributor Seven viral futures Let housing rise from the empty offices and malls I’m sure you’ve experienced […]