Two giants of the visual effects business, Industrial Light & Magic and Sony Pictures Imageworks, have launched an open-source software effort to address the problems of sharing large, complex CG…
Rupert Murdoch's Blighty satcaster BSkyB will bow its much-hyped 3D network on Oct. 1 -- and it's banking on Hollywood to help drive subscription numbers.
Pay TV provider MultiChoice will unveil a streaming mobile TV service on Aug. 1, making it the first South African provider to enter the mobile market.
The Visual Effects Society has released one of its major projects, the "VES Handbook of Visual Effects."
July 27 is "Starcraft II" day. And while that might not mean a lot to some people, for others it's reason for celebration. Twelve years after the original "Starcraft" hit PCs and became a cultural…
DreamWorks Animation's bigger release schedule of three toons this year is boosting its bottomline.
As expected, the Walt Disney Co. has acquired social gaming firm Playdom Inc. for $563.2 million, which will enable the Mouse House to integrate more of its characters and properties online.
Following several days of rumors, The Walt Disney Company has confirmed that it has bought social game developer Playdom, a move that dramatically expands the company's footprint in one of the…
Cambio, a teen and tween-targeted website mounted by partners AOL and the Jonas Group, launches today with a full menu of teen-friendly content.
Disney's taste for social gaming could be bigger than many people first believed.
Terry Gilliam will direct the live webcast of Arcade Fire's concert at New York City's Madison Square Garden.