The videogame wars heated up Wednesday as Nintendo unveiled plans for its next-generation console that will play games on DVDs, instead of cartridges, and integrate its faster, graphics-enhanced…
Barry Diller's USA Networks and Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch on Wednesday officially scrapped plans to acquire Internet portal Lycos for $18 billion but say the companies plan to remain business…
Online video retailer Reel.com has upped Dave Rochlin to the new position of senior veep/chief operating officer. In his new role, Rochlin will oversee key areas of Reel's day-to-day business…
Creative advertising exec Sal Ladestro has been upped to veep of distribution for Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl.
In an attempt to beef up its ranks and expand its services, film marketing ad house Creative Domain on Tuesday tapped former DreamWorks senior marketing exec Peter Adee and Tom Kennedy, MGM/UA's…
America Online took a big step toward offering an interactive television service Tuesday when the company announced partnerships with satcaster DirecTV and several electronics and computer companies…
Shares of Lycos Inc. leapt nearly 18% Monday in response to reports that Barry Diller's USA Networks may abandon plans to buy the Internet portal.
Microsoft announced Monday it is investing $600 million in wireless service provider Nextel Communications to launch an Internet portal for communication devices such as cell phones and pagers.
Digital video recorder maker Tivo Inc. on Monday tapped former J.P. Morgan managing director David Courtney as veep and chief financial officer and Mark Roberts as chief information officer.
Taking a major step toward developing original broadband content for the Internet's high-speed users, powerhouse America Online on Friday tapped former Universal Television and MCA Television Group…