In the latest sign of the escalating battle between online video sites and entertainment congloms, the startup site Veoh has taken pre-emptive legal action against Universal Music Group.
Oz exhib Hoyts has lost a potential suitor after West Australian Newspapers decided not to use its right to buy the half stake in the chain owned by James Packer's Publishing & Broadcasting Ltd.
Half year profits at Hong Kong-based, Mandarin-language broadcaster Phoenix Satellite Television jumped 38% to HK$124 million ($15.7 million) on revenues up 10% at $70.4 million.
Sony Online Entertainment has licensed rights to Virgin Comics' "Ramayan 3392" with plans to use the property to expand into the nascent Indian vidgame market.
John Malone's Liberty Media is adding a third tracking stock in a bid to clarify its assets for investors.
Here’s yet another anecdote for what’s turning into a bizarre election year — er, pre-election year. Rumors were rampant on Wednesday that Angelina Jolie would be endorsing John Edwards. She is not…
That’s the question that the group is asking on its website after a performance at Lollapalooza on Sunday night. A live webcast that was sponsored by AT&T was missing certain lyrics. According to the…
Playboy Enterprises is investing $5 million in the Playboy Mansion Macao being built in the Macao Studio City gambling and entertainment complex in Macau (Daily Variety, June 28).
Speaking of the debates, an alliance of conservative and liberal bloggers are touting ABC’s and NBC’s decisions to "liberate" debate coverage — meaning their video will be free for posting around the…
Citing strong foreign growth, German publishing giant Axel Springer on Wednesday posted a 3.1% increase in revenue to e1.2 billion ($1.65 billion) for the first half of the year.
Updated It was a crowd fit for … Dennis Kucinich? A few commentators weighed in with the opinion that Dennis Kucinich gained the most out to last night's AFL-CIO debate at Soldier Field in Chicago…