Following the success of its inaugural mentorship and investment program in 2014 for tech startups looking to make an impact with new media and entertainment products, Disney is now accepting applications for its 2015 Accelerator initiative.
On the heels of Michelle Raimo Kouyate’s departure as production president of Sony Pictures Animation, the studio has tapped DreamWorks Animation vet Kristine Belsonas its new president.
iKids Weekly checks in with Justin Hsu, co-founder and president at New York-based developer Marco Polo Learning, to get the lowdown on how the company’s experiential preschool apps Ocean and Weather have reached nearly two million downloads in less than a year.
Coral Gables, Florida-based Hispanic broadcaster Alterna’TV has partnered with Your Family Entertainment to bring the German independent content owner’s 24-hour kids channel Fix & Foxi to viewers across the US and Latin America.
Aardman’s Shaun the Sheep is the star of a new US$6.1-million tourism campaign encouraging Britons to take a local holiday this year.