Pinterest, Google+ and Spotify will each be presented with their first Webby Awards alongside special recognition honorees Instagram and Bjork at The 16th Annual Webby Awards on May 21, at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
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Handheld virtual camera system Insight VCS from OptiTrack helps leading previs house Nvizage navigate the underworld for director Jonathan Liebesman's mythological blockbuster “Wrath of the Titans.”
Twentieth Century Fox has hired Kira Goldberg and Jason Young to join the studio's senior ranks, filling a gap left by the departure of three senior executives last year.
Another trailer for the super-secret, highly anticipated sci-fi epic "Prometheus" has hit the web, giving viewers a much better look into the alien world and its inhabitants.
Bruno Wu's Seven Stars Entertainment and the government of the Binhai New Area, Tianjin, have announced ambitious plans for a new facility outside of Beijing that will be dedicated to East-West co-productions.
Imagination Studios and Cubic Motion announced a production partnership providing tight integration of Cubic Motion's technology-powered facial animation services with Imagination's wider animation production capabilities.
Ensemble comedy “Think Like a Man,” adapted from Steve Harvey's best-selling advice book “Act Like a Lady,” remained on top this weekend, bringing in $18 million for a total of $60.9 million.
On June 5, 2012, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, will debut fan favorite animated series "G.I. JOE: Renegades" Season One, Volume 1 on DVD.
On July 31, 2012, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, will debut TRANSFORMERS PRIME – ONE SHALL STAND DVD.
HIT Entertainment announced, as distribution agent for Chapman Entertainment, that it has secured another significant international broadcast deal for ‘Little Charley Bear’.
This summer, consumers will have a chance to partake in one of the wackiest sporting events in animation when Warner Home Video releases Scooby-Doo! Laff-A-Lympics: Spooky Games on July 17.
Millimages has signed a licensing and merchandising deal with BBC Worldwide for its hit preschool show 64 Zoo Lane.
EPIX will present Marvel Heroes Weekend, April 27 – 29, a marathon of superhero movies hosted by legendary comic book creator Stan Lee.
Red Giant announced that all of its visual effects and color design products for Adobe Creative Suite 5/5.5 will fully support the newly announced Adobe Creative Suite 6 (CS6) on the day of its launch.
The Cartoon Art Museum celebrates five decades of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes with “Avengers Assemble!” an exhibition featuring some of the most iconic characters in comic book history, including Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Ant-Man, The Wasp, Hawkeye, Black Widow and The Incredible Hulk.
e-on software pre-released Vue 10.5 xStream and Infinite, the latest production-driven version of its professional solutions for the creation, animation and rendering of natural 3D environments.
Faceware Technologies announced that David Bennett will be head up sales efforts for the company’s facial animation software in Europe and India, as well as build studio and channel relationships in those regions.
HIT Entertainment announced a major deal that will see the new CGI series of "Thomas & Friends" air on Japanese public broadcaster NHK for the very first time.
Tool Factory announced the launch of the High Seas Animation Contest at the NSBA Annual Conference in Boston to celebrate the release of “The Pirates: Band of Misfits,” which hits U.S. theatres on April 27.