Dolby Laboratories has upped David Watts to managing director of the sound company's European headquarters in London and Wootton Basset, England.
DVD was clearly the star of the three-day confab held by the Video Software Dealers' Assn. at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
General Electric Co. reported record second-quarter earnings Thursday, as a strong performance by NBC helped propel the conglom's earnings up 13% to $2.82 billion -- the highest quarterly profit in…
King World Prods. on Thursday reported strong third quarter earnings of $39.4 million, while revenues rose 15% to $192.7 million, helped by new syndie strips "Hollywood Squares" and "The Roseanne…
Fred Ehrlich has been upped to prexy of new technology and business development at Sony Music Entertainment.
Film exhibitor Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp. watched its stock plunge 8% on Thursday as the company reported a worse-than-expected first-quarter loss of $21.9 million, compared with $743,000 for…
Cox Communications said Wednesday it plans to exchange its $2.8 billion stake in AT&T Corp. for 495,000 cable customers and $750 million in cash. The agreement will make Cox the fifth-largest cable…
Giving it a much-needed shot in the arm, online DVD rental service NetFlix.com said Wednesday that it has received a $30 million investment from Paris-based Group Arnault.
Trimark Home Video has tapped Tracy Ames veep of worldwide homevideo marketing and Jaymie Monroe director of homevideo marketing for the indie distrib.
E-tailing giant Amazon.com will announce today that it is allowing indie filmmakers to sell their videos through its Web site as part of its Advantage program, a move that has already proven…
In an effort to catch up to rival Amazon.com, online bookseller Barnesandnoble.com said Wednesday it has expanded its music selection.