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Aric Jenkins

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Recent articles by Aric:

New York Comic Con Organizer ReedPop Is Perfecting Its Business

The 13 year old company is said to be the largest producer of pop culture events in the world. → Read More

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky on Why ‘Animal Experiences’ Matter to the Company’s Future

As the company prepares for a 2020 IPO, the CEO tells Fortune that the new service could be a big profit-driver. → Read More

Verizon Acquires Jaunt XR's Augmented Reality Technology

The San Mateo, Calif.-based startup formerly focused on cinematic virtual reality has raised more than $100 million. → Read More

Victims of Aurora Movie Shooting Pen Letter of Concern Over 'Joker' to Warner Bros.

Family members of the slain expressed concern over the film's violence and asked the studio to lobby Congress for gun reform. → Read More

Emmys 2019: Awards Experts Say You Should Pay Attention to These Categories and Shows

Ahead of the 2019 Emmys, Fortune asked three experts to break down the most intriguing categories and possible wins at the awards. → Read More

Emmys 2019: Awards Experts Say You Should Pay Attention to These Categories and Shows

Three experts break down the most intriguing categories and shows to follow at Sunday's awards. → Read More

The Second Episode of the Bill Gates Netflix Documentary Is the One to Watch

The middle section of "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates" gives viewers the most insight into the Microsoft founder's formative years. → Read More

Disney CEO Bob Iger, Who Took Steve Jobs’ Seat, Resigns From Apple’s Board

Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's board of directors, as both companies aim to launch competing video streaming services, Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus. → Read More

MoviePass Finally Shuts Down for Good

The infamous movie ticketing subscription service will cease operations on Saturday, Sept. 14. → Read More

Sean Parker Invests in the Peter Jackson VFX Studio Behind 'Avatar' and 'Lord of the Rings'

The Napster co-founder and former Facebook president is teaming up with Weta Digital, which has also worked on "Alita: Battle Angel," "Avengers: Endgame," and "Game of Thrones." → Read More

Woody Allen Casts Himself as a Champion of #MeToo Days After Scarlett Johansson’s Defense of the Filmmaker

Days after Scarlett Johansson's comments, the controversial director said he has "done everything the MeToo movement would love to achieve." → Read More

If Martin Scorsese Can't End Netflix's Battle With the Movie Chains, Who Can?

Failure to get "The Irishman" a wide theatrical release once again widens the divide between Netflix and the major movie chains. → Read More

Jeffrey Katzenberg Is Not Interested in Your Skepticism About Quibi

Katzenberg denied that Quibi faces an overcrowded field in video streaming. → Read More

Wall Street Is Taking Cues From Silicon Valley to Innovate Fintech

Established, traditional players are leaning into technology with the help of younger startups. → Read More

The Fall and Rise of VR: The Struggle to Make Virtual Reality Get Real

Virtual reality has been the next new thing for five years and counting. Clunky headsets, a dearth of content, and lack of consumer interest have caused VR to stall. Can this much-hyped technology finally catch on? → Read More

The Fall and Rise of VR: The Struggle to Make Virtual Reality Get Real

Paul McCartney made his modest contribution to the future of virtual reality with a little help from a bike mechanic. The unlikely union of the Beatles great, a bike-shop employee in Palo Alto, and a promising if underachieving technology is the accomplishment of Scott Broock, once an enterprising executive with a fledgling camera company called […] → Read More

Why Brands Are Adding Plus Signs to Their Product Names

Apple and Disney are the latest to jump on the "+" trend with Apple News Plus, Apple TV Plus, and Disney Plus. → Read More

Why Brands Are Adding Plus Signs to Their Product Names

Apple and Disney are the latest to jump on the "+" trend with Apple News Plus, Apple TV Plus, and Disney Plus. → Read More

Why Your Favorite Brand Names Are Starting to Look Like Math Problems

Apple and Disney are the latest to jump on the "+" trend with Apple News Plus, Apple TV Plus, and Disney Plus. → Read More

Spotify Wants You to Listen to More Podcasts, Less Music

Why podcasts equal profit for the music streaming company, which recently acquired Gimlet and Anchor. → Read More