SCI FI Building Broadband Channel

At Wednesday’s Upfront presentation in New York, SCI FI Channel execs announced that the cable network will launch a content-rich broadband channel on May 8. Dubbed SCI FI Pulse, ... Continue Reading →

Disney Toons Phoned in to India

The Walt Disney Co. this week began offering 30-second animated series for cell phones in India, according to Daily Variety. Disney Mobile Theater, a venture with telco Airtel, will ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net, VIZ Launch Toonami Jetstream

Cartoon Network and leading anime licensor VIZ Media announced plans to debut a new broadband service dubbed Toonami Jetstream. The joint venture will provide on-demand, full-length ... Continue Reading →

ER Rubs Magic Lantern for Digital Content

U.K.-based independent media group Entertainment Rights Plc. (ER) has appointed interactive media company Magic Lantern to develop new media content that leverages ER’s library ... Continue Reading →

Meet the Robinsons Trailer Online

Despite rumors of some major reworking going on, Disney has released a first look at its upcoming CG-animated feature film, Meet the Robinsons. The sci-fi comedy is based on the William ... Continue Reading →

Frederator Goes Old School with Toon Podcast

Frederator Studios today launched ReFrederator, a podcast of vintage cartoons that can be found on the web at www.refrederator.com. The new toon outlet is a sibling to the studio’s ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Launches Online Contest

Finally, a chance to strut your slapstick stuff for Comedy Central! The giggle-wielding network has teamed up with web video hot spot IFILM to kick off Comedy Central’s Test Pilots, ... Continue Reading →

Internet Film Sites Up And Running: Now What?

If ever there was a product designed by a committee it’s the major Hollywood studios on-line movie download effort launched Monday. Users can download films to their PC and then ... Continue Reading →

Joe Cartoon Puts New Site, DVDs and Deals in Its Blender

Spring is bursting all over for the talented folks at Los Angeles-based Joe Cartoon studios. The popular Internet home of shorts such as Gerbil in a Microwave and Lump: The No-Legged ... Continue Reading →

Hecht’s Worldwide Biggies Goes Broadband

Worldwide Biggies Inc., a content development company recently founded by former Nickelodeon president Albie Hecht, is launching a new division dubbed Biggies Broadband. The unit will ... Continue Reading →