From the skyrocketing success of digital-first properties to major shifts in the television landscape to big name brand acquisitions, here is the news that shaped 2013.
Ultimate Ears has unveiled the latest artist partnership for its line of UE Booms speakers–street artist Kenny Scharf.
RadioShack announced plans to close up to 1100 underperforming stores in the U.S. at its fourth quarter earnings report Tuesday.
Forbes has licensed its name to the Swiss-based technology company Lotaris for a new mobile payment system called Forbes Digital Commerce.
HillBilly Brand has granted U.S. Digital Media the rights to develop consumer electronics and mobile accessories under the lifestyle brand.
kathy ireland Worldwide has partnered with E-filliate to create a line of mobile technology accessories under the new brand kathy ireland Connect.
NECA’s new line of licensed cord accessories called Scalers is set to begin arriving on shelves over the next two weeks.
DecalGirl has signed a licensing deal with Disney and Disney Pixar to create electronics skins featuring more than 30 of the studios’ properties.
Of second-screen users, 79 percent access a second device while watching TV programming.
Licensed properties were prominent on the CES show floor with brands like Polaroid and Star Wars presenting their newest products and partnerships.
adidas Originals has teamed up with Monster to create a collection of high-performance headphones with the iconic look and feel of the sportswear label.
PlaySquare has announced a new partnership with producer Curious Pictures for its Touchable Television software for tablets.
Google chose a branded candy name for the latest version of its mobile operating system, Android KitKat.
Sakar International has launched a new line of electronics accessories that pay homage to some of the biggest names in the music business.
Mimoco and Pretty Ugly have announced the latest addition to the Uglydoll x Mimobot line of USB flash drives.
Beamz Interactive spread the word about the upcoming launch of the new Beamz by Flo product line with a digital contest.
Belkin and Jarden Consumer Solutions have debuted the new Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker, which can be controlled through a smartphone.
CopCorp Licensing has signed a series of new deals for the fashion brand Pink Cookie including new agents in Europe.
The next generation of Toys ‘R’ Us’ Android kids’ tablet, tabeo e2, will be released next month.
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