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Disney's Netflix competitor, Disney+, to launch next year with Marvel and Star Wars
Disney's Netflix competitor, Disney+, to launch next year with Marvel and Star Wars
Disney unveiled in 2017 that it won't continue working with Netflix after 2019. This wasn't a case of Netflix doing anything wrong necessarily, ...... 10 Nov 2018
Redbox blocked from selling Disney's download codes
Redbox blocked from selling Disney's download codes
Redbox has been blocked from selling digital download codes for some of Disney's movie releases. Last week, a federal judge sided with Disney ...... 04 Sep 2018
Comcast makes $65 billion offer for Fox' media assets
Comcast makes $65 billion offer for Fox' media assets
Comcast is trying to sway Twenty-First Century Fox away from an agreed deal with Disney last year by making a 'superior offer'. Fox agreed ...... 14 Jun 2018
Disney fails to block Redbox from reselling movie download codes
Disney fails to block Redbox from reselling movie download codes
Disney has been dealt a blow in its copyright lawsuit movie rental firm Redbox, which sought to halt the firm from reselling digital movie download codes. ...... 22 Feb 2018
Disney acquires 21st Century Fox for $66 billion
Disney acquires 21st Century Fox for $66 billion
The media conglomerates Disney and 21st Century Fox have agreed on a deal in which the former will acquire most of the latter for a whopping ...... 14 Dec 2017 - 4 comments
PlayStation Vue will add ESPN, ABC, Disney channels
PlayStation Vue will add ESPN, ABC, Disney channels
Sony has announced that their Internet TV-powered PlayStation Vue subscription service will be adding Disney products like ESPN, The Disney ...... 09 Nov 2015
E3 Trailer: Kingdom Hearts 3 is almost here, and fans love it
E3 Trailer: Kingdom Hearts 3 is almost here, and fans love it
Two years after they first debuted the game, Square Enix finally has new footage of the highly-anticipated "Kingdom Hearts 3." The series, ...... 17 Jun 2015 - 1 comment
E3 Video: Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars
E3 Video: Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars
Yesterday at E3, the world was introduced to a new trailer for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Star Wars, adding to Disney's collection of Marvel, ...... 16 Jun 2015
Star Wars films available for first time as HD digital downloads on Friday
Star Wars films available for first time as HD digital downloads on Friday
Disney has announced this week that the blockbuster 'Star Wars' series will be available as HD digital downloads for the first time ever, starting on Friday. ...... 09 Apr 2015 - 2 comments
Star Wars saga gets the Lego treatment with special mini-series
Star Wars saga gets the Lego treatment with special mini-series
Disney XD has picked up the 'Lego Star Wars: Droid Tales' mini-series, five 22-minute episodes that will retell the first 6 movies in the series ...... 28 Feb 2015
Disney World will accept Apple Pay, Google Wallet starting tomorrow
Disney World will accept Apple Pay, Google Wallet starting tomorrow
Disney has confirmed that Walt Disney World Resort in Florida will begin accepting Apple Pay and Google Wallet tomorrow. Any guest with an ...... 24 Dec 2014
The next 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will launch with 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'
The next 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will launch with 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'
The teaser trailer for the latest Star Wars took the world by storm last week and now we have what appears to be a firm date for the next one. ...... 05 Dec 2014
Amazon and Disney make up: New Blu-rays, DVD again available for pre-order
Amazon and Disney make up: New Blu-rays, DVD again available for pre-order
Amazon and Disney are on the verge of settling their two-month old dispute, with new Disney movies now available again for pre-order on the e-tailer's site. ...... 02 Oct 2014
Disney shows off a second 'Star Wars' mobile title
Disney shows off a second 'Star Wars' mobile title
Following its $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm in 2012, Disney has unsurprisingly taken the franchise to new levels by announcing new feature ...... 27 Sep 2014
Chromecast adds support for Twitch, iHeartRadio
Chromecast adds support for Twitch, iHeartRadio
Chromecast has added more support for popular streaming apps. As of this week, the HDMI dongle has support for WATCH Disney, WATCH Disney ...... 18 Sep 2014 - 1 comment
Disney unveils new 'Star Wars' mobile game
Disney unveils new 'Star Wars' mobile game
Disney Interactive has announced this week the launch of a new mobile game, "Star Wars: Commander," a freemium game for iOS. The game is ...... 22 Aug 2014
Disney tried to buy BuzzFeed, but the Web co. wanted $1 billion
Disney tried to buy BuzzFeed, but the Web co. wanted $1 billion
According to sources, Disney tried to acquire online content provider BuzzFeed but was rebuffed over price, with BuzzFeed seeking over $1 billion. ...... 29 Apr 2014
DirecTV negotiating with Disney for Internet rights to content
DirecTV negotiating with Disney for Internet rights to content
Following a blockbuster deal with rival Dish Network, Disney is in talks with DirecTV where the satellite company will license the rights to ...... 07 Mar 2014 - 3 comments
Star Wars: Episode VII to open December 18, 2015
Star Wars: Episode VII to open December 18, 2015
The next instalment in the Star Wars franchise has been slated for a December 18, 2015 release as pre-production begins. Shooting is scheduled ...... 08 Nov 2013 - 1 comment
Sony, Disney trial streaming movies while they are still in theaters
Sony, Disney trial streaming movies while they are still in theaters
Sony and Disney are running a test in South Korea, offering on-demand streams of movies that are still in theaters. The Wall Street Journal ...... 25 Jun 2013
Disney adds ABC livestreaming app to Kindle
Disney adds ABC livestreaming app to Kindle
After launching two weeks ago in NYC and Philadelphia on iOS devices, Disney has expanded its livestreaming ABC app to the Amazon Kindle Fire and Fire HD. ...... 01 Jun 2013
Disney to allow livestreaming of broadcast content on iOS devices
Disney to allow livestreaming of broadcast content on iOS devices
According to sources, Disney will begin allowing livestreaming of ABC broadcast content to iOS devices in NYC and Philadelphia. If completely ...... 13 May 2013
EA, Disney sign Star Wars video games deal
EA, Disney sign Star Wars video games deal
Electronic Arts and the Walt Disney Co have signed a multi-year licensing deal that will see EA develop video games based on the Star Wars universe. ...... 07 May 2013
EA licenses 'Star Wars' for upcoming games
EA licenses 'Star Wars' for upcoming games
Disney has announced a new multi-year licensing agreement with Electronic Arts (EA) for new games based on the popular Star Wars stories and characters. ...... 07 May 2013 - 4 comments
Disney to start new VOD 3D service
Disney to start new VOD 3D service
Disney has agreed to a new content licensing agreement with 3D company Sensio Technology for an upcoming VOD TV service. The new service ...... 06 Mar 2013 - 2 comments
Hulu partners mull future of company
Hulu partners mull future of company
Hulu partners Disney and News Corp. have begun mulling the future the online video streaming service, with the possibility of one company buying ...... 03 Mar 2013
BSkyB and Disney extend film deal
BSkyB and Disney extend film deal
UK pay TV giant BSkyB has extended their movie output deal with Disney, the fourth such renewal since their original deal 24 years ago. BSkyB ...... 21 Feb 2013
Netflix and Disney sign major exclusive first-run deal
Netflix and Disney sign major exclusive first-run deal
Netflix will be the only U.S. online video service to have first-run rights to Disney's live action and animated films. Besides new films, ...... 05 Dec 2012 - 1 comment
Walt Disney to buy Lucasfilm; Star Wars: Episode 7 in 2015
Walt Disney to buy Lucasfilm; Star Wars: Episode 7 in 2015
Disney to buy Lucasfilm. The reported deal is worth $4.05 billion in stock and cash, which is good news for George Lucas, who is the sole ...... 30 Oct 2012 - 21 comments
Disney and Pixar movies now available for rent on YouTube
Disney and Pixar movies now available for rent on YouTube
YouTube has announced today that they are adding hundreds of Disney and Pixar titles available for streaming rental. So far, the company ...... 23 Nov 2011
YouTube and Disney partner up
YouTube and Disney partner up
Google and Disney have said today that the two companies are teaming up to bring video content "tailored" to Disney audiences. Co-branded ...... 07 Nov 2011
Hulu isn't for sale say owners
Hulu isn't for sale say owners
The bidding for Hulu has ended with the company's owners deciding not to sell. The saga of Hulu's quest for a buyer began in June with an ...... 14 Oct 2011 - 4 comments
Two bidders remain in Hulu sale
Two bidders remain in Hulu sale
With bids for online video service Hulu in, it looks like the competition is coming down to three options, and the leading contender may be no sale at all. ...... 29 Sep 2011
LoveFilm adds Disney streaming movies
LoveFilm adds Disney streaming movies
LoveFilm, Amazon's European streaming and movie rental company, has announced this week that it has signed a content deal with Disney that will ...... 21 Apr 2011
Iger: DVD not dead yet
Iger: DVD not dead yet
Bob Iger, Disney CEO, has said this week that the DVD market is not healthy, but also "not dead yet." Speaking to Charlie Rose, the CEO explained ...... 09 Mar 2011 - 21 comments
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