Fox Broadcasting Co. has taken a small equity stake in a tech firm that specializes in creating apps to accompany TV shows.
"The Avengers" is the first Marvel film Disney is distributing itself since acquiring the comicbook company. The superheroes are also now starring in the Mouse House's first Facebook game since it…
Disney's $563 million purchase earlier this month of Playdom had its skeptics, but a new survey showing the reach of the social game market could silence the deal's critics.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Disney's taste for social gaming could be bigger than many people first believed.
"FarmVille" seems an unlikely competitor to games like "Grand Theft Auto" and "Modern Warfare 2," but start counting the number of regular players, and the unassuming Facebook game might surprise you.