After devoting much of its attention to becoming the world's leading PC maker, Compaq Computer has entered the technical side of the entertainment and news industries, acquiring 10% of software…
Making its second move in less than a week to expand its listing operations, Tribune Media Services has acquired privately held JDTV Inc., which distributes programming schedules to the cable and…
Iwerks Entertainment reported a 44% boost in second-quarter revenues of $8.6 million in 1998, compared with $5.9 million a year ago.
Jim Wilson has been tapped as senior veep and general manager of Universal Interactive Studios.
Waiting to collect the profits from "A Bug's Life," Pixar Animation Studios reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings dropped 25% to $1.1 million, with year-end earnings taking an even bigger…
Tribune Media Services said Wednesday it has acquired Premier DataVision Inc. (PDI), a leading distributor of movie showtime data and advertisements in the U.S., and has joined with the company to…
Marking yet another major promotion in recent months, Warner Bros. Online has upped Jeff Weiner to the newly created position of veep of planning, development and administration, the division's…
Toymaker Mattel Inc. on Tuesday reported a 69% drop in fourth-quarter earnings.
Sundance may be coming to West Hollywood. The West Hollywood City Council on Monday approved a proposal to build a 335,000-square-foot movie theater, restaurant and retail center at the corner of…
Time Warner and MediaOne agreed Tuesday to trade cable systems, boosting both companies' stakes in the Northeast, Southeast, Midwest and Western regions.
Marking the first sweeps crossover of a network series with its online counterpart, detectives from NBC's drama "Homicide: Life on the Street" will partner on Feb. 5 with characters from its Internet…