Recording Industry Assn. of America communications director Jenni R. Engebretsen will ankle next month to become messaging chief for the 2008 Democratic convention in Denver.
News Corp.'s Asian satcast group Star TV has established a joint venture with Balaji Telefilms to launch local language channels in India.
There's a favorite Bill Clinton quote that gets passed around in Hollywood political circles: "Do you know what's the difference between Democrats and Republicans? Democrats always want to fall in…
A federal judge has dealt a setback to the WGA and DGA over how the guilds handle paying millions of dollars from foreign tax revenues to writers and directors.
Google's first-quarter profit rose 69%, maintaining the online search leader's penchant for obliterating analyst estimates. The stellar results released Thursday left little doubt that Google has…
Hollywood's top execs are finally sitting down to discuss a possible strike. Worries that upcoming contract talks will be both contentious and complicated, heads of studios and networks have…
MoveOn's announcement that Oliver Stone will produce a commercial spot for its anti-war effort will add a new twist to a growing universe of industry-generated messages. It is hardly a surprise that…
Goldman Sachs announced Thursday that will take an 18.07% or ¥25 billion ($210 million) stake in broadband powerhouse Usen.
The Gray Lady's numbers are looking a little bleak. The New York Times Co. has reported that profit dropped 26% to $24 million in the first quarter vs. $32 million a year earlier. Revenue slid 2% to…
Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony's game unit, "has not made a decision concerning job cuts" at SCE Europe, SCE spokesman Satoshi Fukuoka told Daily Variety on Thursday.