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Walt Disney Co. has formed a joint venture with Chinese new media firm BesTV that could help the Burbank entertainment giant increase its digital distribution in China. The deal was announced Wednesday.
Robert Kotick reportedly threatened to quit as Activision Blizzard Inc.’s chief executive unless the board accepted his vision of the buyout of most of Vivendi’s stake in the company, according to claims in a shareholder lawsuit over the deal.
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority has decided to limit the commercial development of 58 acres of land that it owns adjacent to the Burbank Bob Hope Airport.
The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners has approved the transfer of property leases at Van Nuys Airport from Robert Maguire's Maguire Aviation to Signature Flight Support.
Internet: Demand looks to domain-name business and new CEO for lift.
Demand Media hopes a new CEO and the spinoff of its domain-name business will supply answers to its revenue problem.
Publishing: All of LANG’s local papers to charge for online access
After years of letting readers view its online news stories for free, the Los Angeles News Group is asking them to pay up.
OP-ED: Fourteen-mile run around eastern part of city offers look at how streets should serve multiple users.
Luis López thinks he sees how multiple-user streets should run while jogging around eastern Los Angeles.
Internet: Networks offer stars viewership-measuring platforms
YouTube networks are building tech platforms to keep stars happy as part of a new big picture.
President Barack Obama visited the campus of DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. in Glendale on Tuesday, getting a first-hand look at how the studio makes its feature films.
TV studios get jump on content for 4K sets
TV: Some studios are channeling their efforts into high-quality 4K visuals in hopes of future adoption of the format.
INTERNET: Majority shareholder’s sell-off plan fuels drop in Spark’s stock.
Internet: Investors are just not that into dating site operator Sparks after its largest shareholder plans sell-off
NON-PROFIT: Automotive museum taps former Fox executive to steer effort.
Non-Profit: Petersen Automotive Museum’s new chief marketing officer steers the institution into partnerships with car makers.
Zehner doubles up in Culver City, opens office in New York.
Digital agency Zehner Group has expanded. The Culver City firm more than doubled its local office space and opened an office in New York this month.
Walt Disney Co.’s Pixar Animation Studio cut about 5 percent of its workforce following a delay in the release of the studio’s next film, according to a report Friday.
A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court decision giving Warner Bros. Entertainment’s DC Comics the ownership of the Superman character.