In this episode:
- Turns out, Tinder has a super exclusive app for society’s most elite (no, we weren’t invited to the party!).
- Panasonic fulfills a market demand in India by designing washing machines that are specially made to remove curry stains.
- And the Ultimate Beastmaster is American Ninja warrior…but maybe better!
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Question of the week: What’s your favorite “obstacle course” show?
What We’re Streaming
Director: Bart Layton
A documentary centered on a young man in Spain who claims to a grieving Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son who has been missing for 3 years.
Eighteen competitors run an obstacle course known as “The Beast”, where nine of them will be crowned “Beastmaster”, and will compete against each other to be crowned Ultimate Beastmaster.
The Latest in Streaming
Spotify still goin’ strong
Spotify continues to cement its place as the leader in music streaming, and [this week] the company announced that it just hit another milestone of 50 million paid subscribers. — The Verge
Time Warner’s new subscription video service will make you feel nostalgic
Bugs Bunny, Scooby-Doo, the Flintstones and other cartoon favorites will play a starring role in a new subscription-video service version of Boomerang, from Time Warner’s Turner and Warner Bros. — Variety
Get ready for more of The Get Down
The Get Down, Baz Luhrmann’s dramatic depiction of hip-hop’s genesis in the late-’70s South Bronx, premiered on Netflix last year to rave reviews. The first season of the show was split into two halves, and the second part of the series is heading back to Netflix on April 7. — The FADER
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