The BBC has pacted with Microsoft to develop the next generation of the pubcaster's much-used Internet services, adding to the controversy over its increasing emphasis on new media.
In a contentious Parliamentary hearing on Thursday, Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi said he was kept in the dark about Telecom Italia's controversial restructuring plan and insisted his…
iTunes and mobile phone operators O2, Orange, T-Mobile and Vodafone have reached an agreement to pay royalties to composers and songwriters for music sold over their various digital platforms in the…
Buena Vista Games, Disney's interactive division, has bought British video games specialist Climax Racing.
Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy horror pic “Pan’s Labyrinth” will represent Mexico in this year’s foreign-language film Oscar race. Picturehouse, which picked up North American rights at Sundance for…
Hollywood has won a legal victory against one of the last remaining peer-to-peer networks. A judge at the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles granted summary judgment to the record labels and movie…
Mark Pellington has been hired to helm “Night and Day You Are the One,” a supernatural thriller based on a short story by Ken Kalfus, for Universal Pictures and producers Bobker/Kruger. Adaptation…
Peter Jackson is setting his sights on the Xbox. In a deal forged out of their relationship on the upcoming "Halo" movie, the "Lord of the Rings" helmer is teaming with Microsoft to create a new…
Adding a video-editing tool that could prove useful for both users and advertisers, Yahoo! has bought startup Jumpcut in what's believed to be a relatively low-cost deal.
Electronics giant Matsushita, the TBS network and Kadokawa Mobile, a cell-phone content distributor belonging to the Kadokawa media group, have announced the launch of Words Gear, a joint venture…
Just a year after they joined together, AOL, XM and Anschutz Media's AEG have ended their collaboration on Network Live, the concert producer that makes live events available for digital outlets.