Blizzard Entertainment Chops 600
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
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My Damn Channel Becomes Omnivision Entertainment
APRIL 16, 2014
Web video content provider My Damn Channel --led by Rob Barnett and Warren Chao--has relaunched the company, and changed its name to Omnivision Entertainment , the company recently announced. rename content video entertainment omnivision mydamnchannel READ MORE>>.
Global Eagle Entertainment Acquires Emerging Markets Communications For $550M
MAY 10, 2016
Los Angeles-based inflight entertainment, wireless, and communications systems developer Global Eagle Entertainment is acquiring satellite communications services provider Emerging Markets Communications , the two said Monday, in a deal worth $550M in cash and stock. Global Eagle said it would pay $30M in cash plus 6.6 READ MORE>>.
Stage 32: An Education Hub For Entertainment Industry Creatives
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
And if you work in the entertainment industry, you have Stage 32. making connections, looking for jobs, staying up on news, etc.) by providing cutting-edge online education to a global population of people looking to make it in the ever-evolving entertainment industry. Entertainment Industry Entertainment entrepreneurs Startups
How Laudville Is Bringing Your Entertainment Life Together
JANUARY 3, 2014
When we first alpha tested this, we just had watchable entertainment, movies and TV, many of them popping up in second screen apps. Phoebe B.
Tech and Entertainment Have a Home in Silicon Beach
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JUNE 10, 2014
Malibu and Beverly Hills have long been hot neighborhoods for entertainment execs. YouTube is joined by the SoCal outpost for Facebook. At $11.2
Nirvanix Wins Entertainment Studio
DECEMBER 8, 2011
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Serious Business Get Funded For Internet Entertainment
AUGUST 15, 2011
A trio of United Talent Agency execs said Friday that they have launched a new, media company focused on the intersection of Internet and entertainment. serious business venture capital seed internet hollywood agent entertainment cheezburgerAmount of the investment was not disclosed. Serious Business was founded by Jason U.
Digital LA: Branded Entertainment Panel Live!
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APRIL 25, 2011
Join us tonight live at 8pm PST from UCLA Korn Hall for Digital LA’s Branded Entertainment panel right here on TechZulu. davidbeebe.
Sony Online Entertainment Restarts Game Services
MAY 16, 2011
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Sony Online Entertainment: 24.6 Million Accounts Stolen
MAY 3, 2011
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Meteor Entertainment Raises $10M
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
Meteor Entertainment , a developer of a downloadable, online shooting game called Hawken , has raised $10M in funding, according to reports. hawken meteor entertainment venture capital adhesive gamesSource of the funding included Benchmark Capital and FirstMark Capital. READ MORE>>.
Sony Online Entertainment Offline Due To Hacking
MAY 2, 2011
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Audiolife Acquired By Alliance Entertainment
MAY 22, 2012
Van Nuys-based Audiolife , the startup which provided product fulfillment for the music industry and artists, has been acquired by Florida firm Alliance Entertainment. According to Alliance Entertainment, Audiolife's founders will remain in Los Angeles, but the company will be moving its fulfillment operations to Shepherdsville, Kentucky.
Sony Online Entertainment: Customer Data Stolen
MAY 2, 2011
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RealD, Regal Entertainment In Expanded 3D Rollout
JANUARY 27, 2011
Los Angeles-based RealD , the provider of 3D movie projection technology, and Real Entertainment Group said today that the two have made a major expansion in their 3D rollout plans. The two said that they have agreed to add up to 1,500 additional RealD, 3D-enabled screen across Regal Entertainment Group's theatre circuit. READ MORE>>.
M-GO's Take On The Digital Entertainment Streaming Market, with John Batter
SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
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USC Entertainment Technology Center Names CEO
APRIL 6, 2012
The University of Southern California's Entertainment Technology Center , which is part of the USC School of Cinematic Arts, said this week that it has named a new CEO. The center--which promotes and runs projects between the entertainment and technology industry--said it has appointed Kenneth S. READ MORE>>.
RealD Adds 1,000 Screens At AMC Entertainment
JULY 28, 2011
Los Angeles-based 3D movie projection technology provider RealD has inked an agreement to expand the number of 3D screens at AMC Entertainment by a thousand screens, the firms said Thursday. reald theater theatre projection movie entertainment content hollywoodREAD MORE>>.
AngelVision Eyes Investments In Entertainment, New Media
JUNE 21, 2011
A new Los Angeles investment group, AngelVision Investors , said this morning that it has launched, and is looking to invest in startup and emerging growth-oriented companies, in the entertainment, marketing and new media. angelvision angel vision investors entertainment media venture capital funding hollywood content creative
JibJab's StoryBots Takes On Kids' Entertainment
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
What do you get when you take the creative minds behind JibJab.com , the Venice-based online humor content developers--known for its hilarious videos of everything from politics to everyday life--and apply that to kids entertainment? hollywood content video entertainment kids jibjab storybotsREAD MORE>>.
Myspace Sets Entertainment Head
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
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.
LA Dodgers Launch Sports, Technology, Entertainment Accelerator
APRIL 15, 2015
According to the two, the new startup accelerator will focus on companies at the intersection of sports, technology, and entertainment. baseball capital venture sports entertainment accelerator startup dodgers READ MORE>>.
Microsoft Spins Up New Entertainment Studio In Hollywood
SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
The move looks to be part of a trend of big technology companies centering efforts in Los Angeles to bring content to their devices and properties.
CTO RoundTable – Technology in Entertainment | Presented Live By TechZulu
Tech Zulu Event
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
We'll discuss current trends in technology with in the entertainment industry. Arts & Entertainment Events Science & Technology CTO RoundTable Disney Disney interactive Media Group IT Talent Search Lionsgate Microsoft Sony Sony Pictures Universal Music GroupVisit TechZulu for full story.
Mad Catz In License Deal With Sony Computer Entertainment Japan
JANUARY 19, 2012
Mad Catz said that the deal allows its to manufacture and distribute products designed for use with the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.
HitFix Partners With Entertainment Blog
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Los Angeles-based HitFix , the entertainment news site headed by Jennifer Sargent and backed by angel groups the Tech Coast Angels and Golden Seeds, said today that it is in a strategic partnership with film and awards blog In Contention. hitfix entertainment blog content incontention filmREAD MORE>>.
Caltech Entrepreneurs Forum - Entertainment
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FEBRUARY 19, 2017
Saturday, February 25, 2017 -- Caltech Entrepreneurs Forum - Entertainment. Southern California is still the home of Hollywood -- the symbolic name for the motion picture industry, but that industry has changed dramatically in recent years. See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/technology-startups-go-to-the-movies-tickets-31210790314?aff=es2.
Dun & Bradstreet Partners With Cedric the Entertainer
FEBRUARY 16, 2011
D&B said it has placed the first corporate order for hats from Cedric the Entertainer, as part of an employee recognition program.
Sony Online Entertainment Offers $10K Scholarship For Girls
FEBRUARY 22, 2013
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Sony Online Entertainment Takes PlanetSide 2 To Russia
OCTOBER 4, 2012
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Fisker Automotive Entertains Bids From Chinese Automakers
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
Has troubled, Anaheim-based automaker Fisker Automotive found a buyer yet? READ MORE>>.
Silicon Beach Report Jan. 13: Head of Sony Entertainment, Michael Lynton, Steps Down to Become Snap Chairman
L.A. Business Journal
JANUARY 13, 2017
Head of Sony Entertainment, Michael Lynton, steps down to become Snap chairman, Rubicon shares soar after rumor of a sale, RadPad acquired after rough 2016, and more
Beyond Entertainment | Social Media as a Tool for Marketers
Tech Zulu Event
JUNE 26, 2013
The post Beyond Entertainment | Social Media as a Tool for Marketers appeared first on TechZulu. From Fun to Big Business. Pulse on the People.
Specific Media Taps Entertainment Exec As New CFO
MARCH 6, 2013
Irvine-based Specific Media , the online advertising firm which now owns Myspace, said late Tuesday that it has named entertainment industry executive Larry Madden as its Chief Financial Officer. Madden was most recently CFO of SFX Entertainment, as well as CFO of 19 Entertainment and XIX Entertainment. READ MORE>>.
Silicon Beach Report Aug. 23: STX Entertainment Acquires Virtual Reality Company Surreal
L.A. Business Journal
AUGUST 23, 2016
STX Entertainment acquires virtual reality company Surreal, Google Daydream to use Hulu VR content, Disney Movies Anywhere integrates with Verizon Fios, and more
Sony Online Entertainment Announces First Person Shooter
MAY 23, 2012
Sony Online Entertainment , the San Diego-based online and multiplayer game development arm of Sony, said today that it is launching a new, free-to-play, first-person-shooter game called Bullet Run. The new game focuses on team-based, multiplayer play where contestants are pitted in a virtual reality TV game show against each other.
25 Digital Entertainment Executives to Watch and Your Chance to Meet Them
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 22, 2010
Arts & Entertainment Events New Media Retail & Consumers Alex St. On January 6, 2011, Digital Media Wire is hosting its 4th Annual Digital Media Insider at CES, an exclusive event for the digital media industry’s key movers and influencers at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Visit TechZulu for full story.
E2: Evolution of Entertainment Conference at USC
Tech Zulu Event
FEBRUARY 21, 2013
The event is designed for professionals and students alike who are interested in or are currently working in the field of entertainment or new media.
Dreamscape Immersive Raises Series A Funding For VR Entertainment Centers
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
Los Angeles-based Dreamscape Immersive , a developer of immersive, virtual reality entertainment experiences, said on yesterday afternoon that it has raised a Series A financing round. park theme imagineering dreamworks disney hollywood content entertainment capital venture immersive dreamscapeREAD MORE>>.