Digital Media

Vishal Bhardwaj’s finale to his Shakespeare Trilogy ‘Haider’ trailer out
8:38 pm PDT 09/07/2014 By Niyati Handa

Come 2 October, 2014 and the fans of Vishal Bhardwaj’s brand of cinema will be treated with yet another masterpiece in the making – Haider – which also happens to be the last in the trilogy of the filmmaker’s fascination with Shakespearean plays. Read More

Happiness goes online with Alicia Souza
5:46 pm PDT 07/07/2014 By Niyati Handa

With no particular target group, Alicia focuses on providing products to everyone and anyone who wants ‘Happy Things’. Her fastest selling product was the ‘Grateful Calendar’ which was by customers and for the customers! Read More

Disney Interactive’s new web-series ‘Citizen Kid’ spotlights everyday kids doing extraordinary feats
2:23 pm PDT 02/07/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

During the 18-episode series, viewers will watch children take ordinary activities, like recycling or playing chess, to better the world around them. will feature a new episode every Wednesday, with the first three episodes of Citizen Kid already live. Read More

Google to shutter Orkut on 30 September
12:22 pm PDT 01/07/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Starting today, it will be impossible for newcomers to create a new Orkut account. Existing users can access the service as normal, however; Google says the three-month period should “give the community time to manage the transition.” Orkut enthusiasts can also export their profile data, community posts and photos using ‘Google Takeout’. Read More

‘Persona 4 the Golden Animation’ debuts 10 July on Hulu
4:33 pm PDT 27/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

‘Persona 4 the Golden Animation’ will start streaming on 10 July for Hulu, Crunchyroll, Aniplex and Daisuki. No specific time has been set just yet. Before directing this new anime series, Tomohisa Taguchi worked on the opening and the important parts of specific episodes in the first Persona 4 The Animation series. Read More

Comcast strikes On-Demand deal for ‘Baby Genius’
4:19 pm PDT 27/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

The deal will have Comcast making all episodes of Baby Genius Nursery Rhymes and Baby Genius Baby Animals series available to Xfinity TV customers to stream online or download through the Xfinity TV Go app and website. The content will also be available for free on Xfinity TV. Read More

Hungama Digital Media launches PRO service for its native app
1:22 pm PDT 25/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Hungama Digital Media Entertainment in a bid to further augment its reach in the digital music entertainment industry, with over 10 million active users, announced the launch of its PRO service for the flagship Hungama mobile app. Read More

Zee Music Company joins hands with Viacom18 Motion Pictures
1:17 pm PDT 25/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Zeel’s new music label ‘Zee Music Company’ (ZMC), which was launched a couple of months back, has now joined hands with Viacom18 Motion Pictures. With this, the company has acquired the music rights for the entire slate of Viacom18 Motion Pictures for 2014. Read More

YouTube will be the dominant platform for media consumption in the next 5 years: Jeffrey Katzenberg
3:30 pm PDT 19/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

He recently stated that the online video streaming giant -YouTube – will become the dominant platform in which media will be consumed in half a decade, dwarfing current television giants. Read More

DreamWorks pulls-off a double whammy, simultaneously releases trailers of ‘Penguins’ and ‘Home’
3:25 pm PDT 19/06/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Looks like DreamWorks is pulling out all the stops to overcome the lackluster response to its recently released sequel to ‘How To Train Your Dragon’. After launching its YouTube channel – DreamWorksTV – it has very strategically released the trailers to its next two big releases simultaneously on the online video behemoth. Read More