When Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss dropped their lawsuit against Facebook in 2011, it was evident that the landmark case had far-reaching implications. Who knew that it would be felt all the way on planet Krypton? Using the Winkelvoss twins’ case vs. Facebook, Warner Bros. successfully retained the copyright for comic book superhero Superman.
The social TV field has a new entrant in Ooyala Social, a high-definition-quality Facebook platform introduced by online video company Ooyala.
Online video software vendor VMIX is pitching its newest product as a way to create streaming movie rentals on Facebook.
Time Warner Global Media Group’s President and Chief Creative Officer Mark D’Arcy will join Facebook as director of global creative solutions in the beginning of May.
Beginning tonight at 10 pm Pacific Standard Time, you’ll be able to rent Inception, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Life As We Know It and Yogi Bear on separate Facebook pages created by Warner Brothers.
Sony Pictures is mulling whether to distribute movie rentals or sales via Facebook, following the example set by Warner Brothers.