The performance of Amazon Web Services will be key to the tech giant's growth in 2024.
Hollywood studios and streaming platforms are entering comeback mode from the Hollywood strikes that halted major productions and slowed down fresh content output. Brightcove (BCOV) CEO Marc DeBevoise sits down in-studio with Yahoo Finance Live to highlight how streaming bundling strategies and ad-tier subscription prices may bring business back to streaming services like Netflix (NFLX), Amazon (AMZN), Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD), Disney+ (DIS), and Paramount (PARA). "The free ad-supported streaming television revolution... has really ramped up the opportunity for advertising on these services. You'll see each subscription service also have an ad-supported with lower priced tier over time," DeBevoise says, adding: "The winner there is streaming overall." For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
Fast forward to real adulthood, and I'll admit that for many years, shopping on QVC wasn't something I really considered doing. To me, QVC was about unique but ultimately useless products you bought in a sleep-deprived stupor at 3 a.m. when your brain was barely working well enough to call in with the right credit card number. Now I won't pretend that I shop on QVC as much as I do on Amazon.