Amazon.com's net sales in the second quarter jumped 171% to $314 million, compared with $116 million a year ago, the company announced Wednesday.
RealNetworks Inc. said net revenues for the second quarter reached a record $28 million, up 86% from the $15 million posted a year ago, driven mostly by strong advertising sales.
Columbia TriStar Interactive has pacted with Internet software developer ThingWorld.com in a move geared to protect its brands while driving potential consumers to its Web sites.
Creative Artists Agency has signed Interactive Pictures Corp. in hopes of making the company's interactive photo and video software a major player in Hollywood.
Marvel Enterprises has tapped Peter Cuneo as prexy and CEO of the comic book and licensing powerhouse. Cuneo replaces Eric Ellenbogen, who resigned to head a media investment concern.
Cabler Fox Kids Network said Tuesday it will begin broadcasting multipath movies created by Internet programmer Brilliant Digital Entertainment Inc. on its popular Web site, beginning this fall.
Overseas Filmgroup Inc. on Tuesday said it has inked an exclusive licensing deal with netcaster Broadcast.com to begin screening titles from the indie distrib's library of pics over the Internet in…
Former Amazon.com exec Scott Lipsky has formed Lot 47, an indie distrib that plans to acquire digitally produced pics and distribute them theatrically and on the Internet. Its first film will be the…
E! Entertainment Television has upped Doug Sylvester to senior veep, new business development, strategy and online operations, while E! Online has tapped online marketing guru Laurel Wyner Dunlea VP…
Web surfing is taking a toll on television viewing habits, according to a Nielsen Media Research study released Monday.
DIC Entertainment Inc. has tapped former Buena Vista Home Entertainment Worldwide exec David Jessen as veep of its animated straight-to-video homevid division.