Friday’s Funny Feature – The Batman V Superman Trailer Responses

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) After Warner Bros. and director Zack Snyder did an early release of the Batman V Superman trailer, due to a leak, it was only a matter of time before the 'meh' nature of the preview got parodied. Plus, it's hard to follow something like the amazing second Star Wars: … [Read more...]

YouTube To Stop Working On Early Apple TVs

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If you're still using a generation one or two Apple TV, early Smart TVs, and a host of other devices, you're about to lose the ability to stream YouTube. Citing new "architecture" in it's API that will bring about some new features , the streaming portal announced … [Read more...]

NAB 2015: Frame.io & Wipster, Cloud-Based Production Management Services For Collaboration

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) You are probably familiar with Adobe Anywhere and Avid Everywhere, which use the power of the Cloud to manage production and collaborate all over the world. But those two 800 pound gorillas aren't the only services in the online collaboration game. Last week at NAB, … [Read more...]

NAB 2015: ABC & Disney To Revolutionize TV, Goes Completely Cloud-Based

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It was only a matter of time before television started moving from a hardware/SDI based infrastructure to a software based IP and cloud one. This year at NAB Show 2015, Disney / ABC Television Group revealed a collaboration with Imagine Communications to move its … [Read more...]

Dailymotion Launches Its First Scripted Original Series, Portal

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Dailymotion, a popular video-sharing website, has launched its first scripted original series, science fiction thriller Portal. Produced and directed by Mark Ashmore, the show evolves around virtual legal highs, where people get kicks from escaping reality – a … [Read more...]

Streaming Review: Marvel’s Daredevil – Season One

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Daredevil is a very hard superhero to describe, because when you come right down to it, he's a blind man who can 'see.' The truth of the matter is that he's also an incredibly well-trained fighter, and the senses he has left are so attuned, that he can tell what … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Sesame Street’s Game Of Thrones Parody

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Many Game of Thrones fans have been counting down the days for season 5 to debut this Sunday April 12, 2015, and with just a couple of days left, the anticipation levels are high. To help tide you over, here's a funny Sesame Street parody, Game of Chairs, and it's … [Read more...]

How to Cut The Cord and Still Watch Cable

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I've been talking about cutting the cord for more than a decade with my friends, long before it was technically feasible. Of course, I assumed it would be more about purchasing a television episode or season online, and then downloading rather than streaming, but … [Read more...]

PRIMA: Rent First-Run Movies In Your Own Home For $35,000

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Want to watch a brand new release at home and have $500 just laying around collecting dust? No problem because a company called PRIMA Cinema has created a system where you can watch a brand new release from the comfort of your very own home. Before you round up … [Read more...]

Arrested Development Will Return For Fifth Season

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Cult comedy show Arrested Development will be returning for a fifth season, according to exec-producer Brian Grazer. Speaking on Bill Simmons' Grantland podcast, Oscar winner Grazer revealed that fans can expect 17 new episodes soon, although he did not confirm if … [Read more...]

Red Giant & Adobe To Present Online Filmmakers Panel At NAB 2015

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Adobe and Red Giant will offer a panel at NAB for online filmmakers By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's a phrase that sticks with me from Tron: Legacy when Jeff Bridges' character Kevin Flynn is describing "The Grid," calling it a digital frontier. While that was describing a fictional … [Read more...]

Disney Announces HD Digital Release Of All 6 Star Wars Movies!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Star Wars franchise is very lucrative which is why Disney spent so much money acquiring it through Lucasfilm. It's not just the possibility of new movies like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Rogue One, but also the merchandise and re-releasing the original six … [Read more...]

The Fantastic Four International Trailer Plus Casting Featurettes

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Updated: We've added four short featurettes that focus on the casting By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) During and following production of 20th Century Fox's Fantastic Four, there have been more unfounded rumors of how terrible it will be and how unhappy executives are, than you can shake a … [Read more...]

Scripped Outage: Wozniak’s Cloud Prophecy Rings True

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Scripped Cloud Service suffers server meltdown, underscoring need for backup strategy By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This morning, I checked my Facebook feed and read the lament of a friend of mine who lost his entire script library in a system-wide meltdown. Using Scripped as his … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Ryan Reynolds Talks ‘Family-Friendly’ Deadpool

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) As you probably know, many of us at doddleNEWS are huge comic book fans, so you're likely not surprised at how excited we are for a true-to-the-comic film adaptation of Deadpool from director Tim Miller and producer/star Ryan Reynolds! Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Frame.io To Launch Online Filmmaking Collaboration Space

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UPDATE: Pricing has been announced, and you can find that at the bottom of the article. Frame.io's Online Collaboration site promises to "pick up where Vimeo leaves off" By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With the ability to collaborate all over the world, it isn't uncommon for a film to be shot … [Read more...]

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