RealNetworks on Tuesday said it has cut deals with nearly two dozen media companies to provide programming for its new subscription service RealOne, launching in November. RealOne combines…
Videogame publishing giant Electronic Arts said it will cut as many as 250 jobs at its EA.com online gaming unit in an effort to reduce expenses. The layoffs represent 36% of the venture's employees…
Disney is ankling the live action visual f/x business, shuttering the Secret Lab, a unit it formed in 1999 when it folded Dream Quest Images into its Walt Disney Feature Animation group.
It's safe to say that all eyes were definitely on Matt George when he showed up in New York earlier this month to accept the IFP's Gordon Parks Independent Film Award for best original screenplay.
The Walt Disney Co. said Monday it has handed out another round of pinkslips at its ABC.com division as its sites are turned into more promotional venues.
NeTune Communications has landed Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," the sequel to November's "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," as a client for its digital post-production…
DreamWorks head of technology Ed Leonard has been tapped to oversee all of the studio's technology activities and production pipelines, including PDI/DreamWorks' animation facilities in Northern…
Despite reporting a wider first-quarter net loss, high-end computer maker SGI said deals are in line to help boost the company.
IFilm has bolstered its management roster, hiring Yahoo! entertainment duo Adam Frank as senior veep of business development and Adam Stein as senior veep, strategic alliances and sales.
Internet audio and video software maker RealNetworks on Tuesday blamed the sour economy for a fall in third-quarter revenues to $45.2 million, compared with $67.1 million a year ago.
The sour economy has forced layoffs in nearly every facet of the entertainment sector, but the vidgame biz is bucking the trend, with new products expected to actually generate jobs in the $20…