ESPN+ will now cost $9.99 a month, up from $6.99. The price hike is the largest since ESPN+ debuted four years ago. The streaming app has over 22,000 live sports events, including exclusive soccer, hockey and golf rights.
YouTube announced several new AI-powered tools for creators at its Made on YouTube event. Features coming later this year or next include AI-generated photo and video backgrounds, AI video topic suggestions, and music discovery. A new feature called "Dream Screens" will allow creators to place AI-generated videos and photos in the background of their YouTube Shorts. "Initially, creators will be able to generate backgrounds by typing into prompts, but eventually they will be able to use AI tools to remix and edit existing content to create something new," YouTube said.
For a limited time, Hyundai is offering a free EV charger and a discounted installation fee of $600. The deal will be available on select models through October 31. Electric cars are an attractive option because they offer a better driving experience and don't require gas money, other costs and procedures still stand in the way. Hyundai is looking to minimize these negatives with a new event that offers free chargers and up to $600 off installation. Hyundai's ChargePoint Home Flex Level 2 EV charger normally costs $549, for a total savings of $1,100.