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Paris-based producer/distributor Cyber Group Studios and The Jim Henson Company have joined forces for the first time in a co-production collaboration that will see two new book-based animated children’s series come to market.
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A new study from research, consulting and innovation firm PlayScience sheds light on parents’ perceptions about their kids technology and media use and finds a child’s gender plays a significant role.
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In a partnership that’s taking educational mobile game content to heady new levels, two Irish companies, Kavaleer Productions and neuroscience lab Cortechs, have joined forces to launch a suite of brain-fitness apps for kids with autism and ADHD.
As part of parent company Viacom’s restructuring efforts, a wave of layoffs has hit Nickelodeon’s preschool and animation operations, with the departure of five senior-level executives across both divisions, including EVP of preschool programming Teri Weiss (pictured).
Highlights from Kidscreen’s 11th annual Summit in New York City.