#online-events

Washington Performing Arts Will Resume Live Performances Next Month
The Washington Performing Arts will begin hosting live performances next month after more than a year of online events.
Facebook is luring creators with $1 billion in payouts | Engadget
plans to dish out over $1 billion to creators across its platforms through the end of 2022, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said.
Merkel party readies campaign for bid to keep top German job
Chancellor Angela Merkel s party on Tuesday presented a campaign for Germany's September election that portrays would-be successor Armin Laschet as a conciliatory, experienced leader and mixes classic center-right themes with an attempt to show fighting climate change as an economic opportunity.
Twine raises $3.3M to add networking features to virtual events
Twine, a video chat startup that launched amid the pandemic as a sort of "Zoom for meeting new people," shifted its focus to online events and, as a result, has now closed on $3.3 million in seed funding.
Messaging social network IRL hits unicorn status with SoftBank-led $170M Series C
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The fundraise also mints IRL as a new unicorn with a $1.17 billion valuation. 1
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As a result, IRL became more accessible because its audience was no longer limited only to those who had time and money to travel to real-world events. 1
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But the numbers are representative of a steady approach that helped IRL grow 400% over the past 15 months, despite COVID's impact to real-world events. 1
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Instagram adds affiliate and shop features for creators
As Apple hosts their annual Worldwide Developers Conference, Instagram and Facebook chose this moment to pilot their first-ever Creator Week.
Facebook won't take a cut of creators' earnings until 2023 | Engadget
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company won't take a percentage of creators' revenue until 2023.
Facebook will show creators how much money Apple and Google take from them
Less than two hours before Apple's big Worldwide Developers Conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company would be launching a new interface for creators that shows how different fees affect their earnings on the platform.