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With Its First Original Movie, Netflix Aims to Upend Old-Fashioned Film Distribution
Movies

With Its First Original Movie, Netflix Aims to Upend Old-Fashioned Film Distribution

In collaboration with The Weinstein Company, the streaming giant will debut a sequel to the Oscar-winning 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' next August.
Geoff Weiss
Softbank Heading to Hollywood With Reported $3.4 Billion Offer For DreamWorks Animation
Mergers and Acquisitions

Softbank Heading to Hollywood With Reported $3.4 Billion Offer For DreamWorks Animation

The multifaceted Japanese tech giant is not letting a failed bid for T-Mobile stand in the way of its quest to become the biggest company in the world.
Geoff Weiss
What Blake Lively Has Learned From Her Critics: 'You Can't Be an Entrepreneur for Other People.'
Women Entrepreneurs

What Blake Lively Has Learned From Her Critics: 'You Can't Be an Entrepreneur for Other People.'

The founder of lifestyle site Preserve explains why she isn't letting detractors drag her down.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere
YouTube

YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere

The site's most popular stars are being paid to produce new content as other channels seek to court them.
Laura Entis
Honoring Joan Rivers: 12 of the Trailblazing Comedian's Wisest Quotes
Inspiration

Honoring Joan Rivers: 12 of the Trailblazing Comedian's Wisest Quotes

The gutsy, wisecracking feminist comic icon passed away today at the age of 81. In her memory, here is a collection of her cleverest, most inspiring quips.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple Confirms Some Celeb Accounts Were Breached in Nude Photo Scandal
Apple

Apple Confirms Some Celeb Accounts Were Breached in Nude Photo Scandal

The tech giant has broken its silence regarding its probe into the mass leak of naked celebrity images by cyber criminals. Here are the latest developments.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why the Naked Celeb Photo iCloud Hack Should Make You Nervous
Apple

Why the Naked Celeb Photo iCloud Hack Should Make You Nervous

How an unknown hacker reportedly broke into dozens of celebrities' iCloud accounts and snatched naked images of them, plus how you can protect your iCloud account.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
For Teenagers, YouTube Stars Hold More Sway Than Mainstream Celebrities
YouTube

For Teenagers, YouTube Stars Hold More Sway Than Mainstream Celebrities

Hollywood stars are labeled 'faker' than their online counterparts.
Laura Entis
YouTube Really Is the New Silver Screen
YouTube

YouTube Really Is the New Silver Screen

Ron Howard's studio recently announced it will develop and fund 14 short films from YouTube stars, while James Patterson's young-adult series 'Maximum Ride' will be turned into a YouTube series instead of a movie.
Laura Entis
Smoke and Mirrors: Why We Aren't Seeing More Digital Zombies Like Michael Jackson
Technology

Smoke and Mirrors: Why We Aren't Seeing More Digital Zombies Like Michael Jackson

The King of Pop's digitized performance at the Billboard Music Awards gave the world a glimpse into a captivating technology that faces serious hurdles, inside and out.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
'Community' Fans Rejoice: Yahoo Is Resurrecting the Axed NBC Comedy
Yahoo

'Community' Fans Rejoice: Yahoo Is Resurrecting the Axed NBC Comedy

Yes, a sixth season of 'Community' is really happening -- and it could give Yahoo a leg up in the video programming game.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All
Technology

The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All

Swipe right for mega money. Or not. Tinder almost just hit the hottie jackpot. Or so everyone thought, until...
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks
YouTube

Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks

MCNs have been called the movie studios of the future, but even Hollywood wants a slice of the YouTube pie.
Geoff Weiss
Samsung Can't Have All the Fun: 5 Other Mega Brands Rocking the Selfie
Selfie

Samsung Can't Have All the Fun: 5 Other Mega Brands Rocking the Selfie

Ellen, Big Papi and LeBron -- Samsung's all-stars -- aren't the only big names snapping promotional selfies. Tons of other brands are cashing in on selfie marketing mania, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow