Category: Disney

‘Disney Plus’ was the #1 U.S. Google search term in 2019
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‘Disney Plus’ was the #1 U.S. Google search term in 2019

Google today released its annual “Year in Search” data that takes a look back at some of the most notable searches of 2019. Specifically, Google looked at the biggest trends — meaning, search terms that saw the largest spikes in traffic over a sustained period in 2019 compared to 2018. In the U.S., Disney’s new…

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‘#DisneyPlusFail:’ Disney Apologizes After Streaming Service Crashes on Launch Day
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‘#DisneyPlusFail:’ Disney Apologizes After Streaming Service Crashes on Launch Day

The Walt Disney Company has apologized to subscribers of the new Disney+ streaming service following reports that many users were experiencing outages on the service’s first day. The entertainment giant issued a rare mea culpa Tuesday on the new service’s official Twitter account, blaming high “consumer demand” for the technical issues. “The consumer demand for…

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Verizon and More: Why the Disney Plus Launch was a Jaw-Dropping Success
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Verizon and More: Why the Disney Plus Launch was a Jaw-Dropping Success

Disney’s stock surged to record highs following the launch of Disney+. Verizon likely played an important role in the successful launch of the streaming service. Disney+ already boasts 10 million subscribers. Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) stock value spiked on Wednesday following its 10 million Disney+ subscriber announcement. The news sparked interest in the company’s stock, causing it…

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Disney (DIS) Stock to Soar After Q4 Earnings and Amazon Partnership
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Disney (DIS) Stock to Soar After Q4 Earnings and Amazon Partnership

Disney posted a strong fiscal fourth-quarter performance that topped analyst estimates. The media titan also announced it struck a key partnership with Amazon for its Disney+ streaming service. Analysts are busy buying call options and going long on DIS. While Disney (NYSE:DIS) has been pulling back from the all-time high of $147.15, the company has…

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Analyst: Pirate Bay’s Library of Disney Titles Will Not Affect Disney+
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Analyst: Pirate Bay’s Library of Disney Titles Will Not Affect Disney+

When thinking about the biggest competitors of Disney+, an on-demand video streaming subscription service, the obvious names are Netflix and Apple. However, one illegal website appears to be making a name for itself. That’s because it offers most of the streaming service’s content at no cost. A trending article by the Hardtimes revealed that Pirate…

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Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple’s Board of Directors
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Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple’s Board of Directors

Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple’s board of directors, according to a just-published SEC filing. Neither company has given any reason for the departure — the explanatory text of the SEC filing is literally just “On September 10, 2019, Bob Iger resigned from the Board of Directors of Apple Inc.” — but with…

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Disney Goofs with Provocative ‘Loin King’ Promo Teaser Typo – CCN Markets
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Disney Goofs with Provocative ‘Loin King’ Promo Teaser Typo – CCN Markets

In a teaser announcing the upcoming remaster of mid-90s Disney classics Aladdin and The Lion King is a rather unfortunate typo. | Source: Shutterstock Here something you don’t see every day. In the closing promo shot for a teaser announcing the upcoming remaster of the notoriously hard mid-90s Disney classics, “Aladdin” and “The Lion King,”…

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Disney Plus’ Star Wars TV Slate Should Leave Netflix Terrified
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Disney Plus’ Star Wars TV Slate Should Leave Netflix Terrified

Disney Plus is going big with its slate of content and Netflix should be very worried. | Source: ShutterstockDisney Plus was trending on Twitter on Friday with over 118k tweets during their D23 Expo. Netflix was not. With a slew of major announcements, Disney is determined to keep the streaming giant sweating.Disney Comes out SwingingDisney…

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