Hooq

Dead: Hooq

Hooq, Southeast Asia’s homegrown Netflix rival, has shut down. In a message on its homepage, posted April 30, the streaming service—a collaboration between Singtel, Sony Pictures,…

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Southeast Asia: You’re now spending 60% more time streaming

It’s not exactly a surprise, but it’s still fascinating to hear how much more we're streaming video as people are stuck at home during the pandemic lockdowns. People across…

Netflix rival Hooq files for bankruptcy

Hooq, one of Netflix’s most prominent rivals in Southeast Asia and India, has filed for bankruptcy, reports Straits Times. The Singapore-based company cited the brutal…