Landing its first major studio partner, Netcaster SightSound.com has inked a deal with Miramax Films to make 12 of the indie's pics available for pay-per-view over the Web before the end of the year.
Taking a major lead in distribbing live-action video and animation programming to handheld devices, the Seattle-based Netcaster is expected today to bow 25 shorts, ranging from 45 seconds to five…
TiVo has gone dot-com, inking a deal with Netcaster iFilm to broadcast Web content for the first time on its digital video recorder beginning in June.
Online music and film trailer Web site FirstLook.com has secured $31 million in financing from investors Cox Communications, Cox Enterprises, Goldman Sachs, Intel Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield…
Mark Handler has been tapped executive veep, international, for Disney Internet arm Go.com.
The Internet may finally be the force that reverses the still slow deployment of interactive TV services in 2000, industryites forecasted at the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab on Wednesday.
Loudeye Technologies Inc., which makes video and music content compatible for the Internet, has pacted with Sony Music Entertainment to encode music clips for its Web sites.
George Lucas' Skywalker Sound has partnered with Beatnik Inc., a provider of soundtracks for Web sites, in the creation of new Internet business venture Beatnik Prod. Music, which will launch a sound…
Viacom chairman-CEO Sumner Redstone opened the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab here Monday with a rallying cry for "old" media.
Troubled film and television equipment rental firm Matthews Studio Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Friday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the San Fernando Valley.