David Bloom

Senior Contributor|Media

I’m a Los Angeles-based columnist, speaker, podcaster and consultant focused on the collision of tech, media and entertainment. I also host and produce the Bloom in Tech podcast.

In my long and winding career, I previously worked as an award-winning writer and editor for

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560 viewsDec 1, 2023

Apple, Paramount In Streaming Bundle Talks As Ghost Of Cable Revives

Paramount+ and Apple TV+ are in talks to create a bundle of the streaming services, to help retain customers at a bargain price. But don't call it the return of cable TV.

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232 viewsNov 29, 2023

NHL Nets New CTV Apps To Keep Pace With Changing Sports Landscape

The NHL rolls out new apps on Apple TV, Roku, Android TV, and Fire TV as part of league efforts to keep up fan demands in a fast-changing sports landscape.

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750 viewsNov 22, 2023

Intense Popularity Won’t Spare TV Sports From Big Challenges Ahead

Live sports TV rights are at an all-time high. But a fracturing media landscape means leagues other than the NFL can't count on continue growth in that cash.

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201 viewsNov 20, 2023

From Golden Globes To Oscars, Hollywood Awards Season Looks Uncertain

Two strikes hobbled Hollywood well into traditional Oscar season. Now the industry, and awards telecasts, are trying to get back to normal amid uncertain futures.

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3,865 viewsNov 16, 2023

‘Monopoly Go’ Generates $1 Billion In Revenue In 7 Months, Scopely Says

Mobile game Monopoly Go raked in $1 billion in revenues faster than any such title in history, said Hasbro and publisher Scopely.