Hollywood disruptors: Entertainment and technology converge

Hollywood has its eye on Silicon Beach and beyond as technology changes the way we consume entertainment.

YouTube video network Fullscreen to launch subscription service next month

Fullscreen, one of YouTube's biggest video networks, will finally unveil its ad-free subscription-based video service next month.

Watchup app woos millennials with custom-curated news streaming

Watchup CEO Adriano Farano is betting he can bring video journalism to younger viewers who aren't likely to tune in to TV network news.

NCAA, Turner Sports start YouTube channel

The NCAA and Turner Sports are bringing March Madness to YouTube.

How the creators of 'High Maintenance' have lit up the Internet

The Vimeo series High Maintenance is back with three new episodes, with a special preview screening at Cinefamily in Los Angeles.

Woody Allen to create show for Amazon on heels of 'Transparent' success

Woody Allen will write and direct his first television series for Amazon, the company announced on Tuesday in a statement.

Smaller Internet gems reign supreme in the year on TV

In 2014, L.A. Times television critic Robert Lloyd focused in on Internet content. Hello, "Too Many Cooks" and Benjamin Apple.

MSNBC targets young viewers with streaming video service Shift

Sony Pictures returning to normal after crippling computer attack

Life is slowly returning to normal for Sony Pictures Entertainment after a computer attack that crippled the studio early last week.

Google buys 12 acres in Playa Vista, vastly expands presence in L.A.

Old media meets new media, and they like each other

Once seen as a digital upstart, YouTube is now a key aspect to networks' programming and marketing mix. And YouTube has picked up a few things from the TV industry

Hollywood is giving tech start-ups the star treatment

Film studio helps fearful fliers get off the ground

Netflix to expand to Australia and New Zealand

Netflix, continuing its push to expand, announced Tuesday that it will make its streaming video service available in Australia and New Zealand starting next March.

AEG to televise Coachella, Stagecoach, more festivals on AXS TV next year

AXS TV adds Rock on the Range and Firefly music festivals to its 2015 broadcast lineup and will again show Coachella, Stagecoach.

YouTube brings its huge fan base to music streaming

With Music Key, YouTube's move into song streaming underlines the shift toward streamed services as the music industry's future.

Demand surges for drones on film and TV sets

Southern California companies that supply unmanned aircraft systems for filming say they have received a surge in orders since the Federal Aviation Administration cleared the way for their use in September.

Chinese government plans stricter screening for online U.S. TV shows

'Boxtrolls' illustrates how animation houses are playing a new 'toon

'Lego Movie' and 'Despicable Me' successes helped changed industry perception of risk in cost and content.