YouTube Kids App Gets Sporty

Alongside the Olympics festivities, the YouTube Kids App is getting in the athletic groove for the month of August with a rollout of engaging sports-themed content for young viewers. ... Continue Reading →

Google Spotlight’s ‘Buggy Night’ on YouTube

The latest buzz from Google Spotlight Stories is that another short has been added to its YouTube library: Buggy Night. Previously launched on Moto X and Moto G as well as the Google ... Continue Reading →

‘Masha and the Bear’ Season 2 Launches on Netflix

As of August 1, an all-new second season of 26 episodes of hit Russian kids’ series Masha and the Bear launches on Netflix, available to subscribers in the U.S., U.K. and Republic ... Continue Reading →

Clips: ‘Adventures with Tip & Oh’ Premieres Friday

DreamWorks Animation’s all-new original series Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh premieres exclusively on Netflix Friday, July 29. Those strange alien creatures at DWA have issued ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: Nimble Collective End-to-End Animation Platform

Nimble Collective, a cloud-based collaborative production platform founded by Jason Schleifer and Rex Grignon, has opened up new opportunities for film-makers to create and prosper, ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: IKinema’s INTiMATE Delivers Voice-Activated Animation

U.K.-based real-time inverse kinematics leader IKinema presented a technology demo at SIGGRAPH on Tuesday, showing virtual characters responding in real time to voice commands. The ... Continue Reading →

DHX and Amazon Ink U.S. Exclusive for ‘Looped’

DHX Media has licensed season one of its new animated comedy series Looped exclusively to Amazon for its Prime members in the U.S. to stream or download via the multi-platform Amazon ... Continue Reading →

‘Zorro the Chronicles’ Launches in the U.S. on Hulu

Paris-based production and distribution company Cyber Group Studios continues to build the worldwide presence of its hit CG animated series Zorro the Chronicles (26 x 22), with a U.S. ... Continue Reading →

Enabling Genius Strikes China Deal for ‘Phonics School’

London-based edutainment producer Enabling Genius has entered an agreement with digital publishing partner Wisdom Edition AS for Phonics School (16 x 5) in mainland China. The deal ... Continue Reading →

Netflix to Be ‘Star Trek’ Streaming Central

Netflix and CBS Studios International have inked a landmark global licensing agreement for the upcoming, all-new Star Trek series. Netflix will be the exclusive premiere home of the ... Continue Reading →