Major security breaches have become an almost daily occurrence and pretty much all industries are at risk. But Hollywood content producers in particular have been recently targeted. Getting content before its official release can be a big payoff for hackers as it can be used to extort the content owners. Hundreds of millions are at stake due to impact on...

“Stream the Studio" Awareness Campaign Also Announced LAS VEGAS (January 5, 2017) – DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, in cooperation with the major music companies and representatives of a number of leading organizations, announced today at CES plans to support the expansion of the current Hi-Res Audio download market into studio quality Hi-Res Audio streaming. During today’s announcement, representatives from Rhapsody,...

Launches Best Digital Product or Service Award LAS VEGAS (Jan. 5, 2017) – During the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group celebrated its 20th anniversary at its annual reception and awarded top honors for digital entertainment products. The DEG Emiel N. Petrone Innovation Awards In memory of the DEG’s founding Chairman Emiel N. Petrone, the DEG has four awards to...

Demonstrations feature a variety of Studio Quality Recordings LOS ANGELES (December 8, 2016) – Working in cooperation with The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing®, DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group today announced the complete roster of award-winning producers and engineers who will be participating in the Hi-Res Audio Pavilion at CES. The Pavilion, which is located in the Central Hall (booth#14546) of...

LOS ANGELES (November 10, 2016) – DEG:  The Digital Entertainment Group is pleased to announce the inauguration of two annual awards:  the "Hedy Lamarr Award for Innovation in Entertainment Technology,” which recognizes female executives in the fields of entertainment and technology who have made a significant contribution to the industry; and the "Hedy Lamarr Achievement Award for Emerging Leaders in...

Exhibit to Showcase Studio Quality Music and Advanced Features for Premium Streaming Services NEW YORK (November 10, 2016) – Working under the auspices of DEG: The Digital  Entertainment Group, the major music companies today announced they are joining together to sponsor a special Hi-Res Audio Pavilion at CES 2017, which will be located in the Central Hall (booth#14546) of the Las...

20th Century Fox’s Mike Dunn Elected as Chair and Comcast’s Matt Strauss as Vice Chair Warner Bros.’ Ron Sanders Appointed Ex-Officio LOS ANGELES (August 17, 2016) – DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group celebrates its 20th year as the home entertainment industry’s leading trade association with the announcement of its incoming Board of Directors and Officers. The DEG’s voting member companies elected a new Board of Directors...

HOLLYWOOD, CA (June 1, 2016) – Representatives from Universal Music Group, The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing and Sony Electronics joined today to underscore the variety of marketing and educational programs that are currently underway to promote the benefits of Hi-Res Audio devices, content and services to a broader audience. The event – which was sponsored by DEG: The Digital...

LOS ANGELES (April 25, 2016) – Home entertainment’s leading trade association, DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) announced today the addition of seven new member companies: Giant Interactive, Giraffic, Midnight Oil, MusicWatch, My Eye Media, PBS Distribution and TiVo. “The DEG welcomes its seven new member companies, all of whom represent the evolving nature of the home entertainment industry,” said Amy...

LAS VEGAS (Jan. 6, 2016) – During the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) the DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group held its annual reception to award top honors for digital entertainment products and retailers who excel in the marketing of these products. DEG established its retailer awards to recognize excellence in merchandising and promoting new digital entertainment products for hardware devices, Blu-ray Disc,...