While neither Viacom nor CBS alone is a major Internet player, a merger could create such a powerhouse.
"The Sixth Sense" wasn't the only pic people watched over the Labor Day weekend. More than 1 million Internet users flocked to Adam Sandler's six-minute animated short "The Peeper," which bowed…
Expanding its European cable presence, Liberty Media Corp. on Tuesday acquired a stake in global communications provider UnitedGlobalCom Inc. for $493 million in cash to form a content and…
Tom Looby has ankled his post as head of the Mouse House's Disney.com Vacation's Web site to join film site Hollywood.com as veep, studio operations.
Just when you thought you'd heard the last of Austin Powers, New Line Home Video said it plans to spend $20 million to push "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" as a DVD and VHS sell-through title…
Cash-strapped Unitel Video unexpectedly shuttered its television and film post-production arm Friday. The move eliminated nearly 100 jobs just one day after the company filed for bankruptcy…
Former SGI CEO Richard Belluzzo has joined Microsoft as group veep for the software giant's consumer and commerce arm, which includes subsidiaries MSN and WebTV Networks Inc.
Liberty Media's Encore Media Group has joined the Advanced Television Copyright Coalition, a Washington, D.C.-based trade group formed to monitor emerging personal TV systems that enable viewers to…
Columbia TriStar TV said Thursday it will begin letting fans of "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" play along with show contestants beginning Oct. 4. The shows will bow interactive versions for…
Hoping to scare up more profits out of its sleeper hit "The Blair Witch Project," Artisan Entertainment on Wednesday said it will release the pic on VHS and DVD as a sell-through on Oct. 22, nearly…
CBS said Wednesday it will take a 30% stake in online conglom Big Entertainment, instead of the previously reported 35% in Big's film Web site Hollywood.com.