Paramount has struck a deal with sound technology provider DTS to use the DTS-HD sound codec as the surround-sound format for its feature homevideo offerings through the UltraViolet Common File…
Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton sees some weak links in the movie-distribution chain that need fixing: audience tracking, UltraViolet and the "dead period" after the theatrical window.
UltraViolet shows positive signs of growth, but partners to launch promo push in 2013
The homevideo chiefs of five major studios gathered like superheroes on stage at the Consumer Electronics Show on Tuesday to throw their weight behind UltraViolet as Hollywood hopes increased usage…
Coinstar's nascent Redbox Instant by Verizon venture has inked its first studio deal, a pact with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment to offer digital movies.
When Mitch Singer delivers his keynote address at the Film Finance Forum today, he's not going to be talking about anything directly related to funding movies. Instead, Singer, chief digital strategy…
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes urged Wall Streeters on Tuesday to crack the whip on media companies that drag their feet in the new digital world of TV Everywhere and UltraViolet -- services that make…
Will consumers accept a virtual video library?
The bulk of the biz backs UltraViolet, but Disney and allies stand apart
Warner Bros.' Flixster has inked a deal to be integrated into Panasonic's line of Viera-branded smart TVs, as well as Blu-ray players.
Rollout of digital platform starting as major announcement looms