China, rejoice: You're about to have an internet full of Lego. The Lego Group is hooking up with Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent; the pair of companies say they'll collaborate "across a broad range of digital content and digital...Show More Summary
Hollywood is adding jobs and giving a boost to small businesses around the country as studios continue to ramp up production of TV series and digital content, according to a new report that is expected to be published Monday by the Motion Picture Assn. of America. The MPAA ?said that jobs directly...
EXCLUSIVE: Gigi Pritzker and Clint Kisker’s MWM (formerly Madison Wells Media) has just completed an investment in Breakwater Studios, the digital short and documentary content company founded by CEO Ben Proudfoot. The Series A transaction...Show More Summary
Drive producer Western Digital has launched two models of the G-Speed Shuttle, an external storage device range aimed at content creators that offers up to 48 terabytes of capacity and boasts fast transfer speeds using Thunderbolt 3 connectivity to connect to an iMac Pro or MacBook Pro.
The holiday season and well-intended New Year’s resolutions are already just a distant memory. But digital storytellers are still digesting the news that Storify will be shutting down its services in a few months time. Creatives andShow More Summary
The deadline for the Call for digital entries for the next annual exhibition of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters is Friday 19 January 2018, 12 noon. This is an OPEN exhibition which any... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Ashley Tisdale and her sister Jennifer Tisdale are producing a Scooby-Doo spin-off for Warner Brothers Digitals’ Blue Ribbon Content. Daphne & Velma stars Sarah Jeffrey and Sarah Gilman as Mystery Gang members Daphne and Velma respectively. Show More Summary
On Thursday night, Mark Zuckerberg dropped the digital equivalent of a nuclear bomb on the media industry. In a post, Facebook's CEO said that its 2 billion users will "see less public content like posts from businesses, brands and media. And the public content you see more will be held to the same standard." The...
The NFL has brought in a big name to run their digital content. That would be Mark Pesavento, whose resume includes stints as the managing editor of Yahoo Sports, the vice-president of digital strategy for USA Today Sports Media Group, and the senior vice president of content for Fox Sports Digital. Show More Summary
For the past couple years, several media companies have snatched up many of YouTube's most popular personalities to create content for their own linear and/or digital properties in an effort to attract their rabid millennial and Generation Z fans to their own platforms. However, only a fraction of those YouTube stars have been able to...
While many SVOD platforms struggled in 2017, Hulu had an undeniably good year, bolstered by the critical and awards season success of its dystopian drama The Handmaid's Tale. Now that the calendar has moved into 2018, Hulu is looking...Show More Summary
Warner Brothers digital studio Blue Ribbon Content held a panel for the Television Critics Association to introduce the press group to some of the original content they produce for digital platforms. The DC animated universe grows with Freedom Fighters: The Ray and a Constantine animated series, picking up where the short-lived NBC series left off. Show More Summary
Raze, the digital media company co-founded by Modern Family star Sofia Vergara, has named Mari Urdaneta as SVP and chief content officer. She will report to CEO Emiliano Calemzuk, who is also a partner in the operation along with Latin...Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Entertainment digital studios Blue Ribbon Content unveiled a slate of features and series they are planning on releasing during their TCA panel today, but also emphasized how the landscape is changing when it comes to how...Show More Summary
Warner Bros Television Group's Blue Ribbon Content digital studio has sold two comedy series — Golden Revenge, from Conan O'Brien's Conaco, and Critters: A New Binge, based on the feature films — to Verizon’s go90 platform. It also landed...Show More Summary
Plex, whose software lets users organize their digital media like TV shows and photos, will soon recommend content to users. This move comes about a year after Plex added Watchup to its platform, which aggregates news content from the likes of CNN, the Washington Post, and Bloomberg. Show More Summary
YEAR IN REVIEW: 2017 Libertarian Films. First and most importantly, Hollywood no longer has a lock on film content, because the film industry is rapidly being democratized by digital film production. Meanwhile theater chains no longer monopolize distribution, thanks to online streaming. Talented libertarian and conservative filmmakers — who in the past would have been […]
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games have a new set of DLC on the way for gamers who picked up a digital or physical copy of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2. The new content will be available soon and will be fairly cheap, giving gamers access to some of Marvel's lesser known...
Talia Lavin attempts to track down the domain registrars, content hosts, and other companies that have kept the neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer online in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, last August.
When he’s evaluating the BBC’s ongoing expansion efforts into Asia and Africa, BBC digital development editor Dmitry Shishkin finds himself returning to one question: “Is our content good enough for someone to skip lunch for?” The line emerged after a conversation he learned that people Kenya regularly skip meals in an effort to save money...