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Dubset Gets Strategic Investment From Rhapsody

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Dubset Media Holdings , a developer of technology used to help DJs monetize their music, and helps identify music for music rights holders--which has offices in Beverly Hills--has scored a strategic round of funding from Rhapsody International. Dubset is led by Bob Barbiere, and has offices in New York, London, and Beverly Hills.

MGM Licenses Content To Amazon

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MGM is based in Beverly Hills. amazon studios content streaming video prime instantREAD MORE>>.

Myspace Racks Up Registrations

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Beverly Hills-based > Myspace is claiming growth in its users, saying that it has added over 1 million new signups to the service, after it launched a new Myspace Music Player. myspace music player registration social networking entertainment contentThe new music player was launched in December. READ MORE>>.

Why The Next Generation of Online Video Companies Will be Vertical

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Exclusivity is expensive and acquiring content or producing from your own studios isn’t a sure thing. Enter content. Long form.

United Talent Agency Backs MediaMorph

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New York-based MediaMorph , a developer of technology used to track media rights for film, television, games and other publishers, said today that it has inked a strategic deal with Beverly Hills-based United Talent Agency , and also scored $2M in funding. Details on those investors were not disclosed.

Tech and Entertainment Have a Home in Silicon Beach

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Malibu and Beverly Hills have long been hot neighborhoods for entertainment execs. YouTube is joined by the SoCal outpost for Facebook.

Mobile Roadie Hits The iPad

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Beverly Hills-based Mobile Roadie , the developer of tools which make it easy for artists and brands to create their own mobile apps, said today that it has launched a new native iPad app platform, along with a self-service mobile website product. mobile roadie ipad development content hollywoodREAD MORE>>.

Catch Media Lands Investment From Motorola

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Beverly Hills-based Catch Media , a provider of software used for digital rights management, has scored a strategic funding from Motorola Mobility Ventures , the strategic investment arm of Motorola, the firms said Thursday. Catch Media provides rights registry, tracking, routing, and other technology for digital content.

Vuguru, Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment Tie On Digital Content Deal

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Beverly Hills-based Vuguru , the online digital content production studio run by Michael Eisner, and POW! READ MORE>>.

Myspace Sets Entertainment Head

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Beverly Hills-based Myspace , the online social entertainment site now owned by Specific Media, said this morning that it has named Roger Mincheff as President of Myspace Entertainment. Myspace said that Mincheff will help lead internal production and entertainment efforts, developing original programming and content for the site.

BloomNation's Goal To Empower Your Local Florist, And Improve Flower Delivery

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If you type in flowers in Beverly Hills, you won''t see any organic results for the big businesses. What is BloomNation? Thanks!

STARZ Debuts on Roku

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Beverly Hills-based STARZ is broadening its distribution channels, saying on Wednesday that it has added support for Roku for its existing subscribers. starz roku streaming video movies films film stream content hollywood playerREAD MORE>>.

You Can Own Minecraft Founder Notch's Stuff (In Real Life)

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Well, you can--if you are the winner of an auction of some of the contents of the $70 million house he moved into in Beverly Hills. Persson bought the Beverly Hills mansion back in December of 2014, although Persson has complained rather publicly about how becoming a billionaire has made him unhappy. READ MORE>>.

Guarding your Ones and Zeroes - Securing Intellectual Property Rights in Digital Content

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Thursday, August 27, 2009 -- Guarding your Ones and Zeroes - Securing Intellectual Property Rights in Digital Content. See [link] (more

LA Startup To Broadcast Live Surgery In VR

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Los Angeles-based GIBLIB , a startup multi-channel-network (MCN) focused on surgery content, said it will be broadcasting a live, public stream of a hernia surgery in virtual reality next week. According to GIBLIB, it will broadcast a 360 degree virtual reality view of a surgery being conducted in Beverly Hills in 4K video.

Mike Jones On Science Inc.'s First Firms

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One of those sectors are marketplaces, the other is content and e-commerce. Can you talk about the companies you launched this week? Thanks!

Hasbro, Netflix Team On Kids Programming

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Financial details of the content deal were not disclosed. hasbro netflix content streaming video hollywood READ MORE>>.

Actv8 Gets $3.2M

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Beverly Hills-based Actv8 , a developer of mobile applications for Hollywood and the television industry, has raised $3.2M in a funding round, according to a recent regulatory filing by the firm. content television capital venture interactive application mobile actv8Source of the funding and details have not been announced.

Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles

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million for a 12,000-square-foot home in Holmby Hills in March. Real Estate Main » Subscriber Content Read Preview. CONTENT.

Total Beauty Gets $800K More

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Beverly Hills-based Total Beauty Media , an online site providing beauty advice, product reviews, and other information, has raised $800,000 more in funding, according to last week's PricewaterhouseCoopers/NVCA MoneyTree report. Tags: total beauty media content venture capital The firm had not disclosed the funding publicly.

Fox Mobile Group Sold By News Corp.

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Beverly Hills- and Berlin, Germany-based Fox Mobile Group , which offers mobile content distribution and mobile entertainment products, has been sold to Jesta Group , Jesta said Wednesday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Jesta said Fox Mobile Group will become part of Jesta Mobile Holdings. on the sale.

ACTV8.me Wins WSOP

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Beverly Hills-based ACTV8.me , a developer of mobile, interactive applications for the television and entertainment market, announced today that it has linked with Caesars Interactive Entertainment , to produce an application for the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Financial details of the win were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

2010 State of Evolving Media Address

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New media and entertainment lawyer James Nguyen will talk on the latest technology and business trends, key intellectual property issues in the evolving media landscape, and practical tips for negotiating content licenses in the digital age. Presented by the Beverly Hills Bar Association Intellectual Property, Internet and New Media Section.

RealD Sets IPO Pricing Range

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Beverly Hills-based RealD , which develops 3D projection technology used in the showing of 3D movies, has set its estimated IPO pricing range at between $13.00 and $15.00 per share, according to an updated S-1 by the firm. Tags: reald movie merger acquisition theater hollywood content RealD's IPO is being underwritten by J.P.

State of Evolving Media Address

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Thursday, January 27, 2011 -- Beverly Hills Bar Assoc. Lunch - 3rd Annual State of Evolving Media Address. Leading IP and new media lawyer James D. See [link] (more

Voomerang Enters Local Deals Fray

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Beverly Hills-based Voomerang , a new daily local deals site, has entered into the crowded group and local deals market today, saying it has officially launched its daily deals service. Tags: voomerang local daily deals group buying ecommerce content hollywood sajak wheel fortune The firm is headed by Michael Silber.

Netflix, NBC Universal Ink Streaming Deal

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Beverly Hills-based NBC Universal Domestic Television DIstribution and DVD rental provider Netflix said Friday that they have expanded a license agreement covering streaming of NBC TV shows. Tags: netflix content streaming video television cable hollywood Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

RealD Links With Sony, JVC, Samsung, Toshiba, Panasonic, DIRECTV

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Beverly Hills-based 3D technology provider RealD said today that it has signed agreements with Sony, JVC, Samsung, Toshiba, Panasonic, and DIRECTV, around support of its RealD format on new, 3D televisions. Tags: reald movie content sony samsung toshiba panasonic READ MORE>>.

RealD Installs In Japan

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Beverly Hills-based RealD, which provides technology for projecting 3D movies, has installed a system in Japan. According to Japanese post-production service provider Q-tec, it installed the first RealD system in Japan. Financial impact of the deal was not disclosed. READ MORE

RealD Files For IPO

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Beverly Hills-based RealD , which develops 3D technology used in projecting 3D movies, has filed for an IPO, saying in a filing Friday that it is looking to raise up to $200M on the NYSE. Tags: reald merger acquisition content movie hollywood The firm is hoping to list on the exchange as RLD. percent of the firm. percent.

OVGuide.com Gets $5M

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Beverly Hills-based OVGuide.com , an online site focused on video discovery and search, disclosed today that the firm has received $5M in funding from Baroda Ventures LLC, the investment firm of former GeoCities founder David Bohnett. Tags: video search ovguide content venture capital READ MORE>>.

RealD Files For Secondary Offering

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Beverly Hills-based RealD , the developer of 3D movie projection technology, has filed for a secondary offering worth $242.16M. Tags: reald merger acquisition movie projection hollywood content The firm said it is not selling any shares of its common stock, and will not receive any proceeds from the sale. Morgan Securities LLC.,

MySpace Debuts New Site, Logo Plans

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Beverly Hills-based MySpace , the online social networking site, is set to debut a new new site design and logo, the firm said late last night.

OpusData Takes On Movie Data APIs

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Beverly Hills-based Nash Information Services, the company behind The Numbers , a data information service providing the latest movie industry box office information, said today that it has launched a new service, OpusData. Tags: opusdata software movie cloud service content video hollywood boxoffice READ MORE>>.

RealD Inks Deal With LEGOLAND

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Beverly Hills-based RealD, a developer of 3D projection technology for the movie industry, said today that it has inked an agreement with LEGOLAND California for a new feature. The attractions will include 3D technology combined with environmental elements like wind and water, along with a new film. READ MORE

RealD, Marchon In Eyewear Deal

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Beverly Hills-based RealD , the developer of 3D movie technology, and eyewear maker Marchon Eyewear announced this morning that the two are in a licensing agreement. Tags: reald marchon eyewear movie theater content According to the companies, Marchon will use the RealD brand for sales of a new line of 3D eyewear, Marchon3D.

Bing Focuses On Entertainment With New Features

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Microsoft's search engine, Bing , is enhancing its searches for an area of interest to lots of Southern California firms--entertainment and media content. The search engine said one of the biggest investments is in entertainment, particularly navigating and finding what you are looking for from content on the web.

Interview with Bruce Nash, OpusData

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Interview with Zac Brandenberg, Meteor Games

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We've also wanted to be able to develop more detailed, more content driven games, which was what the company wanted to do. Thanks! READ MORE>>.

Another Success For ITVFest! Winners, Panels and More

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Now producers of all stripes expect to deliver their content to a multitude of platforms. Panel: Hardie Tankersley, VP Online Content, Fox.