Viacom-owned homevid rental giant Blockbuster reported record fourth-quarter earnings Tuesday, with worldwide revenues up 10% to $1.2 billion and cash earnings up 22% to $34.3 million thanks to a…
Wink Communications said Monday that it has signed a deal with Sony to provide its patented interactive TV services to the latter's set-top boxes built for satcaster DirecTV.
After being flogged for not having a bigger presence on the Internet, News Corp.'s News Digital Media is beginning to make some major moves, naming Jordan Kurzweil as senior veep of entertainment of…
Believing that Hollywood's accounting practices could be sped up online, producers Andrew Adelson and Nick Lombardo ("Pirates of Silicon Valley," "Gettysburg") are readying to launch Filmtrust.com in…
"Humdrum" and "Killing Joe," Oscar nominated in the animated and live action short films categories, were submitted for consideration by Seattle-based Netcaster AtomFilms -- marking the first time…
John Marcom, former prexy of Time Inc. Intl., has joined Netcaster AtomFilms as senior veep of worldwide revenue and media strategies, while former MTV director of development Eric Calderon has been…
Seriously testing the Netcasting market with a toon, Columbia TriStar Interactive said Monday that it will broadcast an episode of UPN's animated "Dilbert" commercial-free on the Web from Feb. 17-29.
Trimark Holdings saw second quarter profits of $427,000 compared to $366,000 for the year-earlier period, while revenues were down to $21 million from $27 million, the indie film distrib reported…
Not to be left out, Hollywood's production community is about to get its own Web site backed by CNET and Fox Broadcasting Co. co-founder and IFilm investor Kevin Wendle.
Animation Netcaster Mondo Media is expected to announce today that it has secured $20 million in a second round of financing from new-media players Macromedia and Foundation Capital.