DirecTV and Philips Electronics have inked a deal making the Dutch firm DirecTV's leading supplier of set-top boxes in the U.S., the companies have announced.
Sega may be emerging from the vidgame console graveyard: Dreamcast, its latest entry, which bows on retailers' shelves Sept. 9, has logged 300,000 pre-sale orders, besting market leader Sony…
MTV Networks Online said Monday it will take its music-oriented Web sites, including its yet-to-launch Buggles Project, and fold them into a newly formed MTV Interactive music banner.
Musicmaker.com has inked an exclusive, five-year licensing deal with the Zomba Group, giving it access to the company's artists, including the Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears and R. Kelly, a move…
Cynthia Luther has been tapped as director of promotions for Universal Studios Home Video.
Internet guide About.com has signed with the William Morris Agency, a move it hopes will help garner non-Internet projects.
Hammerhead Prods. -- an f/x house expanding to produce its own pics -- has sold Disney the pitch "Old" by writers Oliver Butcher and Eric Freiser.
R. Scott Whiteside has been tapped chief operating officer of Cox Interactive Media, a subsid of Cox Enterprises.
Hoping to become a player in the lucrative online toy-selling biz, Disney said Wednesday it has acquired a 60% stake in educational toy e-tailer Toysmart.com.
Stefanie Henning, co-founder and leader of ICM's new media division, has ankled her position to join Internet software and 'Netcaster Shockwave.com as veep of content acquisition and head of its new…