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Friday, January 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Spotlight: Jesse Albert »
"We live and work in a fascinating era of perpetual beta in the convergence of Hollywood and technology and I don’t see...
Monday, January 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
January 2016: Movies Leaving Netflix »
From The Hollywood Reporter: More than a few notable titles are expiring from Netflix in January 2016. American Psych...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMC Wire: Member Spotlight: Stacy Burstin »
See the full NMC Wire  here .  Below is this month's Member Spotlight. MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: STACY BURSTIN...
Friday, November 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMC Wire: Member Spotlight »
See the full NMC Wire here .  Below is this month's Member Spotlight. MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: CAITLIN BURNS "I work...
Friday, November 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Digital Tracking Shows 'Mockingjay' To Set Records at Box Office »
From Variety.com: How Moviepilot sees this week’s wide releases shaping up on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Google...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HBO is Finally Going To Let You Watch Its Shows Without Cable - TheVerge »
From TheVerge.com: ... HBO CEO Richard Plepler has confirmed the company plans to launch a "standalone, over-the-top" HB...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Study Finds YouTube No.1 Digital Destination for TV. Really? »
YouTube offers purchases of some current and recent TV shows, but it’s not comparable to the lineup of programmi...
Thursday, September 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Make Studios 'Mostly a Distribution Play' for Disney »
More viewers means more eyeballs for Disney’s brands, which the company will promote to Maker’s audience. That will espec...
Thursday, August 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
THR - Amazon Studios Head Roy Price on Competing With Netflix, Xbox Studios Demise (Q&A) »
"... we pay attention to how many people are engaging with this show — whether they appear to be enjoying it and talking a...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Virtual Reality Poised For Mass Entertainment, but Can Hollywood Make It Happen »
Public interest in VR was proven by the $2.5 million success of Oculus’ own 2012 Kickstarter campaign. By early May of thi...
Monday, April 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Maker Studios Says Disney Acquisition is Approved By Shareholders »
“Short-form online video is growing at an astonishing pace and with Maker Studios, Disney will now be at the center of thi...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
IndieWire - The 10 Indies to Watch on VOD This April: 'Joe,' 'Blue Ruin,' 'Filth' and More »
To help you figure out what to watch on VOD this month, we've compiled a list of the 10 best indies new to VOD this...
Monday, March 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
THR - Pluto.TV Launches Free, Curated Video Platform »
Pluto.TV, led by co-founders Grouf,  Tom Ryan  and  Ilya Pozin , has a team that updates each chan...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
IndieWire - How Does A Web Series Jump To TV? »
IndieWire.com: ...But today many more web series have been optioned for TV and made it onto television. Some have even b...
Monday, February 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
TheWrap - 9 of Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' Videos Hit Over 1M Views In First Week »
Opinions may vary on the placement of Jimmy Fallon to "The Tonight Show"'s mantle but it would be hard to argue with his a...
Thursday, February 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Polygon - Flappy Bird is Proof That No One Knows What The Audience Wants »
Polygon.com takes a look at how a simple game can gain enormous popularity and how that illustrates that audience engageme...
Friday, January 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NY Times - GoPro Sees Opportunity in Its Amateur Daredevils »
Known for making popular video cameras, GoPro now has intentions to expand into distribution and more: "I think GoPro i...
Thursday, January 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
THR - Jeffrey Katzenberg Urges Filmmakers to Realize 3D's Fullest Potential »
Jeffrey Katzenberg, DreamWorks CEO, was honored at the 3D and Advanced Imaging Society's 5th annual Creative Art Awards an...
Thursday, January 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
TheWrap - Netflix CEO Hints at Pricing Changes in Letter to Investors »
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is treading very carefully in his latest letter to investors, suggesting that the video streamin...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
TheWrap - GoDigital, Variance Films Merging to Form New All-Rights Film Distributor: Amplify »
Putting another serious Sundance buyer on the board on the eve of the festival, digital movies aggregator GoDigital is mer...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
THR - CES: Consumer Electronics Could Grow To $208B Industry In 2014 »
The Consumer Electronics Association predicts that CE revenue in the U.S. could grow 2.4 percent to $208 billion in 2014....
Wednesday, December 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mashable - Netflix Knows You Better Than You Know Yourself »
From Mashable: Between 75% to 80% of the videos that Netflix users end up watching on the service come directly from the...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - DWA: Early Digital Releases Help Sell More Movies »
Utilizing the electronic sell-through window, the period or digital availability to consumers before DVD or Blue-ray avail...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Amazon Launches Original Series »
Spearheaded by the John Goodman political satire Alpha House , internet juggernaut Amazon.com has opted to join the Origi...
Monday, October 21, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
THR - Netflix Third Quarter Earnings Beats Expectations; Stock Soars 10 Percent »
Third quarter earnings were released today for Netflix and the results were slightly better than the already favorable pro...
Friday, October 18, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
IndieWire - 3 Lessons for Storytellers from 'Power to the Pixel' »
According to their website, Power to the Pixel "is a company helping international filmmakers and the film industry make t...
Thursday, October 17, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
TheWrap - Former Maker Studios CEO Buys news Site - That Covers Maker »
Danny Zappin is a co-founder of Maker Studios, a YouTube based network with more than 4 billion views a month, but resigne...
Monday, September 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Facebook Is Sharing TV Chatter with Networks, But What Does It Mean? »
Although the end benefit is not yet clear, FaceBook is working with TV networks to provide data on social media interactio...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Disney CEO: Netflix Will Not Be Able to Corner Internet Video Market »
Despite a deal in December of 2012 in which Netflix will pay Disney $200 million to $300 million annually for streaming ri...
Friday, September 20, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Nielsen to Add Mobile Device Viewing to TV Ratings in Fall 2014 »
Nielsen TV ratings, to the lament of Networks, have long lacked accurate measurements of viewership across a myriad of dig...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Google Gets a New Round of Hollywood Pressure to Fight Piracy »
The Motion Picture Association of America, along with like minded lawmakers and lobbyists, are applying pressure to Google...
Thursday, September 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Variety - Digital Entertainment World Conference to Launch in February »
IDG World Expo and Digital Media Wire are teaming up to create the inaugural Digital Entertainment World conference to foc...

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