Live streams of karate and niche sports are terrifying major sports leagues

Of the 100. That shift occurred because TV shows are shifting to online or on-demand viewing, and live broadcasts of the biggest sports are the main thing TV networks have left to draw in live audiences. But the need to keep those sports on TV and off streaming services is…

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Dwyane Wade offered three-year, $25m deal by China’s Zhejiang Golden Bulls

Chinese media reports the Zhejiang Golden Bulls have offered the future Hall of Famer a $25m contract over three years With his NBA future still undecided, Dwyane Wade is apparently being courted heavily by teams in the Chinese Basketball Association. According to a report from Chinese journalist Zhang Dou, the…

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Celebrity funds from Jay Z, Will Smith and Robert Downey Jr. are backing a life insurance startup

Ethos, the company that bills itself as making life insurance accessible, affordable and simple, has officially come out of stealth with an $11.5 million investment led by one of the world’s top venture firms, Sequoia Capital, and additional participation from the family offices of Hollywood’s biggest stars and an NBA…

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