FROM NAB CONFERENCEOracle Corp. chairman Larry Ellison issued a challenge to creators of digital video recording systems Monday at the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab here, announcing plans to…
FROM NAB CONFERENCEHeightening competition in the emerging digital video recording industry, satcaster EchoStar Communications and Microsoft's WebTV Networks will release their DishPlayer satellite…
FROM NAB CONFERENCENBC has pacted with the world's largest computer chipmaker Intel Corp. to begin broadcasting interactive high-definition digital television programming, as early as this fall.
Computer graphics workstation giant Silicon Graphics has changed its corporate name to SGI and bowed a logo in a move to include all its product offerings, which include servers, supercomputers and…
Beth Baier has been upped to senior veep of business affairs and general counsel at Warner Home Video.
FROM NAB CONFERENCEFresh off winning an Oscar last year for its achievement in developing film editing systems, Avid Technology Inc. has teamed with consumer electronics giant Sony Corp. to build…
Emerging interactive television services, touted as "the future of TV," were the hot topic during brainstorming sessions at HollyWeb, a Saturday-Sunday event that precedes today's opening of the…
Internet audience measurer Media Metrix said Thursday that it has launched Media Metrix Europe in partnership with Euro media research leaders GfK (Germany) and Ipsos (France).
Post-production house Todd-AO Corp. said the acquisition of TeleCine Cell Group and the expansion of its DVD operations helped increase second quarter revenues by 26% but cut profits to $897,000.
The week has been a rocky one for streaming media leader RealNetworks Inc.
In its second major appointment this month, online video retailer Reel.com has tapped Alex Bond as chief financial officer.