Last summer, Variety reported on a deal for Anthony Zuiker (right) to write the world's first transmedia novels. The "CSI" creator signed with Dutton to write (or rather, write outlines for and then…
As the trial brought by Warner Bros., MGM, 20th Century Fox and Sony against the operators of Stockholm-based file-sharing website Pirate Bay comes to a close this week, Swedish prosecutors today…
Remember "DVD Jon?" Norwegian code Jon Johansen became a cause celebre for digital rights types, and a bete noire for Hollywood's DRM lovers, for his role in DeCSS, the popular software program that…
There's a little war going on between TV.com and Hulu, which is to say their respective owners CBS and NBC / Fox. Hulu, of course, is the initially successful joint venture between NBC and Fox that…
"Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience" has earned the second-best opening weekend for a concert movie -- right behind Hannah Montana's own 3-D film a year ago.
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If not all lawmakers were 100% attentive during President Obama's speech before Congress on Feb. 24, there's a good reason. D.C. has become a land of Twits -- or perhaps the proper term is Twitterers.
Interactive, online programming is red-hot in China and teens are flocking to watch "Sufei's Diary," the local adaptation of Portuguese Web format "Sofia's Diary."
Studios are fretting about their golden goose, otherwise known as homevideo. Sales are dropping. Blu-ray has yet to take off. And no one seems to know for sure what will be the next great way people…
Slower-than-expected Blu-ray sales, as well as slumping numbers for DVD sales overall, have forced studios to come up with new ways to make their discs more attractive. That's meant adding more…
Advertising-based Internet VOD is taking off in Germany, where telco giant Deutsche Telekom has started a free video portal to compete against a similar site launched by MSN in November.