Yahoo!'s first-quarter profit fell 11%, disappointing investors who have been betting that the Internet icon had regained its stride after stumbling through much of last year.
GE Commercial Finance and NBC Universal have launched a $250 million private equity fund to invest in early stage media and tech startups. The fund, which will make investments in $3 million-$15…
John Malone's Starz has bought exclusive pay-TV rights to three movies from the Weinstein Co.: "Grindhouse," "Scary Movie 4" and the Dixie Chicks' docu "Shut Up & Sing." The deal is Exhibit A in how…
Warner Bros. TV Group is launching a unit devoted to digital media sales and has tapped Rich Sutton to run it. Ads for online sites linked to WBTVG programs such as "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" had…
Spike Lee brought some movie talent wattage to the Mip TV mart Tuesday, when he came to endorse Babelgum, the latest venture by Italy's newest media magnate Silvio Scaglia.
YouTube could take an important step toward integrating advertising with its vast library of videos as soon as next week. Content creators who upload their videos to the site will be offered the…
Amid a proliferation of new media deals, the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has tapped a team of senior execs to serve on its New Media Work Group.
The Karlovy Vary fest will honor Czech animator Bretislav Pojar with a Crystal Globe for artistic achievement when it unspools June 29-July 7.
Two Federal Communications Commission officials suggested that release of the agency's long-awaited report on the societal effects of television violence is imminent, but declined to link the…
"The King of Queens" thesp Leah Remini will partner with Suave, Sprint and MindShare Entertainment for "In the Motherhood," an inaugural, five episode, mom-focused Web series.
AOL is now officially a TV network. In a network-style upfront presentation Tuesday, the Web giant announced a slate of programming with a full lineup of content from Hollywood vets.