Fandango Plans Move To New Office In Beverly Hills
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Olympic Boulevard, to a new office in Beverly Hills, the company said this week. fandango beverly hills relocation content hollywood streaming movie tickets ticketingLos Angeles-based Fandango says it is planning to move its office, currently on W. The new office was previously occupied by Fox Interactive Media.
Dubset Gets Strategic Investment From Rhapsody
MAY 6, 2014
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
JUNE 13, 2012
MGM is based in Beverly Hills. amazon studios content streaming video prime instantREAD MORE>>.
RealD Acquires MasterImage 3D
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Beverly Hills-based 3D movie projection systems developer RealD said last week that it has acquired the assets of MasterImage 3D , including all of its intellectual property, technology, inventory, and accounts receivable. reald masterimage merger acquisition movie projection content hollywood technology patent legalREAD MORE>>.
Myspace Racks Up Registrations
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
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
Both Sides of the Table
JANUARY 13, 2016
Exclusivity is expensive and acquiring content or producing from your own studios isn’t a sure thing. Enter content. Long form.
What I Learned In 2015: Jeb Spencer, TVC Capital
DECEMBER 30, 2015
Our first investment in the new fund was a $12 million investment in Beverly Hills based MediaPlatform. be the pig and don't get greedy.
Reflections on 2016: Kevin Winston, Digital LA
DECEMBER 23, 2016
This year, at the Streamys Awards recognizing influencers and content creators in Beverly Hills, creator Matthew Patrick won the first VR 360 award, for his GameLabs videos, produced with help from Specular Theory VR company, which has spoken at several of our events. The fest has grown with the community. READ MORE>>.
Mobile Roadie Hits The iPad
MAY 1, 2012
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
FEBRUARY 24, 2011
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
OCTOBER 26, 2011
Beverly Hills-based Vuguru , the online digital content production studio run by Michael Eisner, and POW! READ 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.
Tech and Entertainment Have a Home in Silicon Beach
Tech Zulu Event
JUNE 10, 2014
Malibu and Beverly Hills have long been hot neighborhoods for entertainment execs. YouTube is joined by the SoCal outpost for Facebook.
STARZ Rolls Out Amazon Fire TV App
JANUARY 27, 2017
Beverly Hills-based entertainment company STARZ , which is part of Lionsgate, said on Thursday afternoon that it has launched a new app on Amazon Fire TV. The app requires an existing subscription to STARZ for accessing that content. starz amazon fire content hollywood streaming videoREAD MORE>>.
RealD Names New Chief Operating Officer
OCTOBER 5, 2016
Beverly Hills-based RealD , the developer of 3D movie projection systems, said on Tuesday that it has named Travis Reid as the company's new Chief Operating Officer. reald executive movie projection theater hollywood contentReid was most recently serving as President of Distribution for Broad Green Pictures. READ MORE>>.
BloomNation's Goal To Empower Your Local Florist, And Improve Flower Delivery
OCTOBER 30, 2013
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
JULY 14, 2016
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 playerper month. READ MORE>>.
You Can Own Minecraft Founder Notch's Stuff (In Real Life)
JANUARY 26, 2016
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>>.
Relativity Media Sells Stake To Singaporean Social Networking Company YuuZoo
OCTOBER 31, 2016
Beverly Hills-based movie studio Relativity Media --which is behind such titles as Limitless, Masterminds, and Immortals--scored a big investment from Singaporean Internet company YuuZoo , the two companies said this morning. relativity media yuuzoo social gaming content hollywood merger acquisition venture capitalREAD MORE>>.
Guarding your Ones and Zeroes - Securing Intellectual Property Rights in Digital Content
SoCal Tech Calendar
AUGUST 21, 2009
Thursday, August 27, 2009 -- Guarding your Ones and Zeroes - Securing Intellectual Property Rights in Digital Content. See [link] (more
Mike Jones On Science Inc.'s First Firms
FEBRUARY 10, 2012
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
APRIL 12, 2013
Financial details of the content deal were not disclosed. hasbro netflix content streaming video hollywood READ MORE>>.
LA Startup To Broadcast Live Surgery In VR
JULY 20, 2016
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.
Actv8 Gets $3.2M
OCTOBER 1, 2012
Beverly Hills-based Actv8 , a developer of mobile applications for Hollywood and the television industry, has raised $3.2M content television capital venture interactive application mobile actv8in a funding round, according to a recent regulatory filing by the firm. Source of the funding and details have not been announced.
Total Beauty Gets $800K More
OCTOBER 29, 2009
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.
DECEMBER 22, 2010
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
OCTOBER 3, 2012
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
SoCal Tech Calendar
JANUARY 22, 2010
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
JUNE 29, 2010
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 Tags: reald movie merger acquisition theater hollywood content and $15.00 per share, according to an updated S-1 by the firm. RealD's IPO is being underwritten by J.P.
State of Evolving Media Address
SoCal Tech Calendar
JANUARY 21, 2011
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
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
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.
Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles
OCTOBER 8, 2012
million for a 12,000-square-foot home in Holmby Hills in March. Real Estate Main » Subscriber Content Read Preview. CONTENT.
Netflix, NBC Universal Ink Streaming Deal
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
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
JANUARY 7, 2010
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
OCTOBER 28, 2008
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
APRIL 9, 2010
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
FEBRUARY 18, 2009
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
NOVEMBER 22, 2010
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
OCTOBER 27, 2010
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.
RealD Inks Deal With LEGOLAND
NOVEMBER 6, 2008
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