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Netflix acquires Bill Nye the Science Guy

Thirty-one episodes spanning all six seasons of the ’90s children’s show are now available on the SVOD service.


Care Bears count down to new apps

American Greetings Properties has mapped out the next digital extension for its Care Bears brand, with six brand-new apps slated to launch through 2015.


Budge Studios gets kids to participate in app creation

Montreal, Canada-based children’s digital developer Budge Studios has rolled out a new program to develop apps in which kids and parents test products and provide direct feedback on mobile offerings.


Monster inks broadcast, VOD deals

Irish distributor Monster Entertainment has finalized sales for a number of its non-dialog animated children’s series to international broadcasters and VOD companies.


DC, Warner Bros. roll out mobile-friendly kids sites

DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have unveiled brand-new websites for classic animated properties Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo and DC Comics.


Global OTT subscriptions will triple in five years: study

Connected televisions and the Asian market will be key factors in the global surge of OTT subscriptions, according to a new report from UK-based Juniper Research.


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Our spring edition of iKids Digital is now available! We’re taking a look at the looming rise of VR in kids entertainment, how MCNs are boosting the marketing might of kidsnets, and the rise of artificial intelligence in kids tech toys.

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