Ready Player Me, a platform to build dynamic cross-game avatars for virtual worlds, raises $56M led by a16z
Last week, Mark Zuckerberg was roundly mocked for the bad graphics in his preview of a new expansion of Horizon Worlds, Meta’s metaverse effort. His quick response promising better avatars for t
‘Mulan’ is coming to Disney+ on September 4, for an additional price of $29.99
Those wondering whether The Walt Disney Company would eventually give up on a traditional theatrical release for “Mulan” now have their answer. While the coronavirus pandemic prompted Disn
‘Filmmaker Mode’ will automatically turn off all the dumb motion smoothing and noise reduction on new TVs
Most people don’t adjust the settings on their TV after they buy it. Most newer TVs, meanwhile, come with a bunch of random junk turned on by default; things like motion smoothing that makes epi
Niantic’s Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a sorcerous smorgasbord for the Pokémon GO generation
Niantic's follow-up to the absurdly popular Pokémon GO, the long-awaited Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has one major drawback: unlike its predecessor, you can't explain it in a single sentence. There'
Asian Netflix challenger HOOQ raises $25M more from Singtel, Sony and Warner
HOOQ, a Netflix challenger in Southeast Asia, has raised $25 million in capital from existing investors Singtel, Sony Pictures and Warner Brothers.
Warner Brothers fined for paying YouTube celebs to promote game
Warner Brothers was just found guilty of manipulating new media by paying prominent YouTube hosts to promote a video game.
Singtel, Sony And Warner’s New Video Streaming Service Beats Netflix To Asia
Telecom giant Singtel is planning to beat Netflix to the punch in Asia after it announced it has partnered with Sony Pictures and Warner Brothers to introduce a video streaming service in the region.
AnyClip Partners With Warner Bros., Ramps Up Video Monetization Efforts
On the heels of inking a <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/10/04/anyclip-brings-thousands-of-full-films-movie-clips-to-dailymotion/">deal with DailyMotion</a>, <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/co
Bloodied By Warner, Redbox Also Damns New Releases To Piracy
<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-159424" title="ash" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/ash.png" alt="" width="300" height="235" />As some of you know, I've been <a href="ht
HD DVD slips into Blu-ray box set of Harry Potter
Good job, Warner Brothers. You certainly made my day. According to reports floating around the Web, the limited edition Blu-ray collection of the first five movies in the Harry Potter saga includes an
Legit DVDs in China to cost $3, combat piracy
In China, if you want to buy a legitimate DVD of a movie made by Paramount or Warner Brothers, it’ll soon cost you only $3 and will be available two weeks after the movie’s theatrical rele