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Curious World boosts content with Radical Sheep preschool show

Global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has licensed Radical Sheep Productions and TVO’s preschool series Can You Imagine That? for its all-new Curious World learning app.

Nintendo UK launches channel on PopJam

Young Nintendo fans across the UK and Ireland can now enjoy branded content and share their own creations via the company’s new channel on the SuperAwesome-owned social app PopJam.

New platform jumps into the children’s SVOD mosh pit

MishMosh, a new content aggregation platform created in consultation with youth entertainment and digital agency Fuel Entertainment, has entered the busy children’s SVOD market initially as a free, ad-supported iOS app featuring content from partners like Nat Geo Kids, DHX Media and Pickatale books.

Nick Australia launches content-rich interactive app

Aussie kids can now get their hands on Nick Play, a free app that features hundreds of Nickelodeon videos, original short-form animations and newly created games, as well as full-length episodes of the net’s biggest hits.

Anime SVOD Crunchyroll nabs US$22-million investment

Crunchyroll founder Kun Gao breaks down his plans for the influx of funding and talks about the reasons the SVOD has endeared itself to anime fans.

Ofcom: Tablet takeover may be real, but TV’s demise is a ways off

Ofcom’s latest media report finds that tablets are increasingly being used as a default entertainment screen, particularly among younger children in the UK.


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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