Tag Archives: broadband

Disney Media and Academy extend Oscar® telecast agreement

HollywoodNews.com: Disney Media Distribution and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have extended their agreement for DMD to distribute the annual Academy Awards® telecast internationally through 2020, Tom Sherak, Academy president and Anne Sweeney, president of the Disney/ABC Television Group, announced today. The previous agreement had been set[...]

James Cameron, OK GO to be honored by Producers Guild of America

HollywoodNews.com: The Producers Guild of America has announced the 2010 “Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers,” an honor which recognizes individuals and teams that have made the most significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling over the past year. The recipients will be honored at an[...]

Writers Guild of America, West urges FCC to create guidelines to fight online piracy

HollywoodNews.com: Calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to preserve an open Internet and address copyright infringement , the Writers Guild of America, West is asking that the agency institute net neutrality by reclassifying broadband transmission under Title II while also creating clear rules that require Internet Service Providers (ISPs)[...]

Writers Guild of America, West releases statement regarding Google-Verizon internet plan

HollywoodNews.com: The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) today issued the following statement: “The Google-Verizon announcement to carve up the Internet is further evidence of the need for swift action from Congress and the FCC to institute net neutrality and protect an open Internet. These powerful corporate forces are joining together[...]