According to a report in the Wall Street Journal (paywall), The Walt Disney Company’s video game division, Disney Interactive, will soon shed “several hundred” employees. The gaming unit, which current employs around 3,000, has had its ups and downs over the years. Their line of… Read More »Layoffs expected at Disney Interactive
The Walt Disney Company has confirmed that the Vlix App has been terminated. Vlix was sort of like Instagram for video instead of photos until Instagram became Instagram for video itself. Hard to compete with that. Disney purchases its developer Spotmixer about a year ago… Read More »Disney Kills another App after purchasing Company
Despite CEO Bob Iger’s declarations that The Walt Disney Company needs to understand digital technology, the company as a whole still hasn’t quite figured it out. Disney Interactive has lost hundreds of millions of dollars and Disney.com is in the middle of a makeover, but… Read More »YouTube and Disney form Partnership for Web Content
Engadget has video from a recent in park test of the Verizon Mobile Magic application on the HTC Hero. That’s big news because it means the app is available on the android system, which opens it up to a lot more phones. Additionally, it looks… Read More »Verizon’s Mobile Magic App soon available to rent in park.