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    Reuters
  • March 29, 2012
    The Daily Telegraph
  • March 29, 2012
    The Huffington Post
  • March 23, 2012
    20 Minutes
  • March 20, 2012
    Het Nieuwsblad
  • March 15, 2012
    NRC Handelsblad
  • March 15, 2012
    Radio Television Belge Francophone (RTBF)
  • March 15, 2012
    Bild
  • March 14, 2012
    Focus
  • March 14, 2012
    KDVR Fox 31 Denver
  • February 21, 2012
    Space.com
  • February 10, 2012
    Business Insider
  • February 2, 2012
    The Globe and Mail
  • January 20, 2012
    The Ellen DeGeneres Show
  • January 10, 2012
    The Age
  • December 8, 2011
    Le Monde
  • December 2, 2011
    The New York Times
  • October 31, 2011
    Wired
  • October 19, 2011
    International Press Institute
  • September 28, 2011
    zdf.de
  • September 28, 2011
    Financial Times
  • September 19, 2011
    Discovery News
  • August 31, 2011
    WUSA
  • August 25, 2011
    WUSA
  • August 15, 2011
    New York Post
  • July 14, 2011
    The Denver Post
  • June 24, 2011
    KMGH Denver
  • June 23, 2011
    Irish Times
  • April 26, 2011
    Surreal news values animate web users
  • "LACKING THE footage for a top news story need no longer be a problem for broadcasters or viewers, now that Taiwan's Next Media Animation (NMA)."
    Behind the Wall - NBC News
  • April 15, 2011
    The Wall Street Journal
  • February 11, 2011
    CNN
  • February 7, 2011
    The Guardian
  • January 31, 2011
    Time
  • December 23, 2010
    ABC News
  • December 17, 2010
    Variety
  • December 3, 2010
    Jimmy Lai: Taiwanese Toons Skewer Western News
  • "While most news outlets simply report what's already happened, Taiwan's Next Media Animation recreates, using quickie CG reenactments of key events... to capture the absurdity of American culture."
    ABC World News
  • October 4, 2010
    The Conversation: Next Media Animation
  • "...blending news and entertainment into a viral web sensation." "NMA animators have illustrated some of the biggest news stories around, racking up millions of YouTube hits with their quirky work."
    Wired Magazine
  • August 30, 2010
    Taiwan Tabloid Sensation Next Media Re-Creates the News
  • "The idea of cartoonifying the news hit Lai in a brilliant flash. In October 2007, he shared his idea with the rest of his staff. They could gin up exclusive footage of the most bizarre, the most titillating, the most scandalous events of the day."
    Bloomberg Businessweek
  • August 26, 2010
    Innovator: Jimmy Lai
  • "Seen the animated clips of Tiger Woods or the Jet Blue guy? Lai's quick-draw news operation made them—and there's more where those came from."
    Time
  • August 23, 2010
    The Taiwan Company That's Turnings News into Cartoons
  • "To be sure, Next Media's clips - for better or for worse - have no shortage of attitude. ... Lai thought about people under 40 who grew up playing video games and watching TV and realized that they belonged to an 'image generation.' The next innovation in news would be a visual one, he decided."
    The Wall Street Journal
  • August 12, 2010
    AOL News
  • August 11, 2010
    Kotaku
  • July 6, 2010
    Animation Magazine
  • May 25, 2010
    Next Media Animation draws attention to the news
  • "You may not know Hong Kong-based Next Media Animation by name, but if you've watched the news in the past six months or check out YouTube clips regularly, you have certainly seen their "ripped from the headlines" handiwork."
    The Hollywood Reporter
  • April 15, 2010
    Next Media inks deals with Turner, BBC
  • "[Next Media creates] 3D animated news clips created on the hop by around 180 artists at a studio outside Taipei using avatars and motion-capture technology to recreate breaking news stories."
    The Globe and Mail
  • April 15, 2010
    News clip fad aims for hole in one
  • "The Taiwanese firm responsible for the now-infamous animated Tiger Woods car crash video wants you to know that news animation is serious business."
    Digital Journal
  • April 14, 2010
    The Guardian
  • February 26, 2010
    CNN
  • February 1, 2010
    Boing Boing
  • January 19, 2010
    XeniJardin
  • "If only this news org would offer an entire 24-hour channel of this stuff! I don't care that I can't understand the dialogue—all I need to know is in that sweet, sweet CGI."
    The New York Times
  • December 5, 2009