|By Business Wire||
|May 14, 2014 08:02 AM EDT||
DiGi Worldwide, the leading feature film distribution company, is proud to announce the purchase of Distribber from Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform. Distribber is a unique distribution service that is design to make it possible for filmmakers to place their work on iTunes, Netflix and Amazon without the loss of rights or back-end revenue.
As part of this transition, DiGi Worldwide is re-launching Distribber with the following partnerships in place: Redbox, Redbox Instant, Walmart, VuDu, Google Play, amongst others. Distribber will also be expanding its Video On Demand (VOD) reach to new territories including UK, Russia, South America and China.
Distribber has advanced its technology and platform by adding new tools that include an affiliate program and a revenue-reporting tool. With these new distribution partnerships and capabilities, combined with the ability to retain 100 percent of the films’ revenue, gives customers more viability in the marketplace for their films.
“We acquired Distribber simply because it completed our robust game plan. Allowing filmmakers to receive every option imaginable from funding to distribution, while maximizing their potential to not only return their investment but to actually make a living producing movies,” Nick Soares CEO
Distribber was created to help rights holders maximize the payback from their work and investment.
More specifically, Distribber was conceived as a solution to several persistent complaints from filmmakers and other creative rights holders about distributors in general and aggregators in particular. ("Aggregator" is the term used for a company that acts as a gatekeeper between a rights holder and a retail platform, such as iTunes, Netflix, Hulu or Cable VOD operators like Comcast, Time Warner, etc.) Distribber puts the power of a large distributor in the filmmakers hands.
For more information, visit Distribber at http://www.distribber.com/.
IoT offers a value of almost $4 trillion to the manufacturing industry through platforms that can improve margins, optimize operations & drive high performance work teams. By using IoT technologies as a foundation, manufacturing customers are integrating worker safety with manufacturing systems, driving deep collaboration and utilizing analytics to exponentially increased per-unit margins. However, as Benoit Lheureux, the VP for Research at Gartner points out, “IoT project implementers often ...
Sep. 27, 2016 06:45 AM EDT Reads: 3,275
The Internet of Things will challenge the status quo of how IT and development organizations operate. Or will it? Certainly the fog layer of IoT requires special insights about data ontology, security and transactional integrity. But the developmental challenges are the same: People, Process and Platform and how we integrate our thinking to solve complicated problems. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Craig Sproule, CEO of Metavine, will demonstrate how to move beyond today's coding paradigm ...
Sep. 27, 2016 06:45 AM EDT Reads: 3,173
Sep. 27, 2016 06:30 AM EDT Reads: 3,581
So, you bought into the current machine learning craze and went on to collect millions/billions of records from this promising new data source. Now, what do you do with them? Too often, the abundance of data quickly turns into an abundance of problems. How do you extract that "magic essence" from your data without falling into the common pitfalls? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Natalia Ponomareva, Software Engineer at Google, provided tips on how to be successful in large scale machine learning...
Sep. 27, 2016 06:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,757
Sep. 27, 2016 06:15 AM EDT Reads: 2,586
Sep. 27, 2016 06:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,551
Sep. 27, 2016 05:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,146
Sep. 27, 2016 05:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,443
Sep. 27, 2016 04:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,144
Sep. 27, 2016 04:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,973
Sep. 27, 2016 04:15 AM EDT Reads: 2,083
Sep. 27, 2016 04:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,434
Sep. 27, 2016 04:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,687
Sep. 27, 2016 03:15 AM EDT Reads: 989
SYS-CON Events announced today that ReadyTalk, a leading provider of online conferencing and webinar services, has been named Vendor Presentation Sponsor at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. ReadyTalk delivers audio and web conferencing services that inspire collaboration and enable the Future of Work for today’s increasingly digital and mobile workforce. By combining intuitive, innovative tec...
Sep. 27, 2016 03:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,937