BLOGS / Bridging The Gap
In light of the FTC’s recent ruling that Focus Education made unproven claims about its Jungle Rangers game, David Kleeman shares how developers and companies can avoid ending up in this position.
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman announced today that the new kids programming platform will be an effort to reach the fast-growing mobile market.
PEOPLE MOVES / TV
Laura Clunie is joining Spin Master Entertainment as its new VP of creative affairs, girls and preschool.
COMPANIES / NEWS / PEOPLE MOVES
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.
- The YouTube aesthetic: The video-sharing site is infiltrating TV (Stream Daily)
- For the future of pick-and-pay cable look no further than the airline business (New York Times)
- According to Apple, app sales jumped 50% in 2014 (Wall Street Journal)
- CES 2015: Tracking the kids has never been more of a reality (brandchannel.com)
More news from CES: Fuhu is taking “Go Big or Go Home” to new levels with a line of TV-sized tablets and a whack of new digital offerings that go beyond the realm of handheld devices.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment is stacking the licensee roster for its UK-based Classic Danger Mouse licensing program.