TV production company Zoo Prods. has acquired "Dare for Dollars" from shuttered entertainment Web site Z.com. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Zoo plans to continue the popular site in May…
GlobalStreams, formerly called Play Streaming Media Group, said Monday that it has raised $22 million in funding. Lead investors are Highland Capital Partners, ComVentures and Gateway Associates.
Forget the computer-generated tidal waves or the completely digital disappearing humans. Oscar voters issued a surprising message Sunday when picking the winner for best visual f/x: Less is more, and…
Interactive TV developer Mixed Signals Technologies has tapped Steve Schein chief strategic officer and senior veep.
Ticketmaster has inked a deal with America Online to sell tickets to the Internet giant's 28 million subscribers for events throughout the country.
OpenTV said Wednesday that it has released an updated version of Spyglass Prism that translates Web content and converts it into formats that match the limited display capabilities of non-PC devices…
RealNetworks is readying to bow RealArcade, a platform for downloading and playing computer games online.
Rob Maresca, exec veep of strategy and planning at Pittard Sullivan, has ankled the branding giant to form Rocket Brand and Strategic Services in Santa Monica.
Get ready for a new buzzword: A Los Angeles venture called Brand-Cast is looking to blur the worlds of entertainment and advertising by packaging what's being called "advertainment" for computer and…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has inked a production deal with online gamemaker WildTangent to create original properties for the Web sites of its upcoming pics. Deal also includes an…
XM Satellite Radio breathed a sigh of relief Sunday, as it successfully launched the first of its two planned satellites into space.