Peter Kafka on Muck Rack

Peter Kafka Verified

nyc
Senior Editor — Re/code

Verbose, concise. Monkey via @andybyday

CBS, NFL Streamed the Super Bowl to Record Audience

recode.net — Late last night CBS announced its had streamed the Super Bowl to a "record" audience, but didn't break it out. Now we have some numbers that give us a pretty good sense of the growth of the game's online audience.
Feb 08, 2016

An average of 1.4 million people per minute streamed last night's Super Bowl. on.recode.net/1TOyaDg via @pkafka

Feb 08, 2016

RT @pkafka: An average of 1.4 million people per minute streamed last night's Super Bowl. on.recode.net/1TOyaDg via @pkafka

Feb 08, 2016

An average of 1.4 million people per minute streamed last night's Super Bowl. on.recode.net/1TOyaDg via @pkafka

Feb 08, 2016

RT @pkafka: An average of 1.4 million people per minute streamed last night's Super Bowl. on.recode.net/1TOyaDg via @pkafka

Feb 08, 2016

RT @pkafka: An average of 1.4 million people per minute streamed last night's Super Bowl. on.recode.net/1TOyaDg via @pkafka

Show 5 more tweets from Brian Stelter, Peter Kafka and others...

Super Bowl Breaks a Web Streaming Audience Record Says CBS

recode.net — The Super Bowl isn't meant to be streamed, but there are a lot of people who want to stream the Super Bowl, anyway. And this year there were more than ever: CBS says the Broncos victory over the Panthers had a "record audience" streaming the game. What does that mean in numbers?
Feb 07, 2016

RT @Recode: Apple TV glitch aside, the Super Bowl generated its biggest Web audience ever on.recode.net/1XcDXCB by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/X2kQx51BKo

Feb 07, 2016

RT @Recode: Apple TV glitch aside, the Super Bowl generated its biggest Web audience ever on.recode.net/1XcDXCB by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/X2kQx51BKo

Feb 08, 2016

From last night: CBS says "record" streaming #s for #SB50 recode.net/2016/02/07/the… actual #s coming today.

Feb 08, 2016

RT @pkafka: From last night: CBS says "record" streaming #s for #SB50 recode.net/2016/02/07/the… actual #s coming today.

Show 3 more tweets from Marko Zoric, Ciara O'Brien and others...

How to Stream the Super Bowl for Free

recode.net — This year it will be easier than ever to watch the Super Bowl over the Web. In addition to streaming Sunday's Panthers-Broncos game via CBSSports.com, CBS will make the game available via CBS Sports apps for devices like the iPad, Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast and Xbox One.
Feb 05, 2016

RT @Recode: It's easy to stream the Super Bowl, but the Web isn't built for live sports on.recode.net/1NSJpn0 by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/5AjIorrTTF

Feb 05, 2016

RT @Recode: It's easy to stream the Super Bowl, but the Web isn't built for live sports on.recode.net/1NSJpn0 by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/5AjIorrTTF

Feb 05, 2016

RT @Recode: It's easy to stream the Super Bowl, but the Web isn't built for live sports on.recode.net/1NSJpn0 by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/5AjIorrTTF

Feb 05, 2016

It will be very easy to stream the #SuperBowl for free this year. But it doesn't mean you should. recode.net/2016/02/05/how…

Feb 05, 2016

But! If you really want to, here's the best way to improve your odds at a decent #SuperBowl stream. recode.net/2016/02/05/how…

Show 3 more tweets from Peter Kafka, Peter Kafka and others...

Warner Music Promises to Share Spotify IPO or Sale Money with Artists

recode.net — It doesn't mean much now. It may mean something, later: One of the world's biggest music labels says that if Spotify ever goes public - or gets acquired - it will share the windfall it will reap with the artists who helped make the windfall possible.
Feb 04, 2016

RT @Recode: If Spotify goes public, Warner says it will share its stake with musicians. on.recode.net/1nPeG5D by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/aNeLQzfCP9

Feb 05, 2016

Warner Music Says It Will Share Its (Theoretical) Spotify Payday With Its Artists: recode.net/2016/02/04/war… via @Recode

Amazon Echo Now Works With Spotify Premium

recode.net — It took a while, but Spotify and Amazon have started playing nicely: The streaming music service is now integrated into the Echo, Amazon's connected speaker/shopping stimulator/robot spy machine you willingly install in your own house. Previously you could get Spotify working on Echo, but only if you worked at it.
Feb 04, 2016

RT @Recode: Amazon's Echo now works with Spotify - if you're a paying subscriber. on.recode.net/1mf2tWd by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/atvrJEVPdy

Feb 04, 2016

RT @Recode: Amazon's Echo now works with Spotify - if you're a paying subscriber. on.recode.net/1mf2tWd by @pkafka pic.twitter.com/atvrJEVPdy

Comcast Says Skinny Bundles Aren’t Big

recode.net — Conventional wisdom in the TV Industrial Complex: We're moving into an era of "skinny bundles" - where people still subscribe to pay TV, but they pay less, and get less. Just how big the bundles will be, and which channels will be in them, and how much they'll cost is up for debate ( Apple, for one, is having a hard time figuring it out).

Vice’s Spike Jonze Will Appear at Code/Media Conference

recode.net — This month's Code/Media conference is going to be great, because it's jam-packed with the most interesting people at the intersection of tech and media. But we were looking at the lineup, and we realized we didn't have an Academy Award-winning writer, director, actor and cultural force on the agenda yet.

Vice’s Spike Jonze Will Appear at Code/Media Conference

recode.net — This month's Code/Media conference is going to be great, because it's jam-packed with the most interesting people at the intersection of tech and media. But we were looking at the lineup, and we realized we didn't have an Academy Award-winning writer, director, actor and cultural force on the agenda yet.

Magic Leaps Raises More Money From Alibaba and Other Investors

recode.net — Magic Leap, the company that's working on an "augmented reality" device that promises to blow your mind, has finished up a giant funding round. The Florida-based company, which had previously raised more than $500 million from Google and other investors, has added on a new round of at least $827 million, though industry sources believe the number may be even higher than that.
Feb 01, 2016

Magic Leap has raised at least $827 million in a new round - @Recode recode.net/2016/02/01/mys…

Feb 01, 2016

RT @Techmeme: Sources: Magic Leap has raised a round of at least $827M, to be announced in next few days recode.net/2016/02/01/mys… techmeme.com/160201/p17#a16…

Show 5 more tweets from Steve Kovach, Kara Swisher and others...

Telenor Buys Tapad for $360 Million Cash

recode.net — Norwegian telco Telenor has bought Tapad, an ad tech company that specializes in mobile marketing, for $360 million in cash. Tapad, which focuses on tracking users as they move around on different devices, said it generated around $57 million in revenue last year and has 150 employees.
More Articles →
Feb 09, 2016

Snapchat essentially renting Viacom ad sales team for its us inventory. Very interesting. twitter.com/jackmarshall/s…

Feb 08, 2016

There's a good chance I'm muting you. And I figure that works both ways.

Feb 08, 2016

Twitter's own count: 27 mm Super Bowl tweets, down from 28.4 mm last year - in a smaller window. recode.net/2016/02/08/sac…

Feb 08, 2016

In old days Twitter would rush out #engagement stats w/in hours of events like the Super Bowl. This year: #crickets twitter.com/kurtwagner8/st…

Feb 08, 2016

Twitter, Facebook: hey come on guys let's talk about the #SuperBowl! Users: nope no thx twitter, Facebook: engagement! Users: huh

Feb 08, 2016

On Fox earnings call, many questions about Hulu, which is unusual. Good news! Hulu CEO visits #codemedia next week. recode.net/events/code-me…

Feb 08, 2016

@StanfordCrane I think you're arguing with someone who is not here.


Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.