Days after shedding AOL Germany, Time Warner inked a deal Thursday to sell its French Internet biz to Gallic telco Neuf Cegetel for $365 million. Together, the two deals, part of TW's overhaul of its…
Facebook is the latest Web site to have big media fulminating. With the Wall Street Journal's report Thursday that Yahoo! is considering paying as much as $1 billion for the social networking site…
The Weinstein Co. has tapped Tony Leondis to direct CG pic "Igor." Leondis served as scribe on animated films "The Prince of Egypt" and "Home on the Range." He also helmed homevid release "Lilo…
Electronic Arts is the latest company to be pulled into the Securities and Exchange Commission's widening investigation into alleged stock option improprieties. No. 1 videogame publisher revealed…
MGM TV has commissioned an animated series based on Mel Brooks' 1987 "Spaceballs" movie and sold exclusive rights in the U.S. to Comcast's G4 cable network.
Comcast prexy-chief operating officer Steve Burke said Wednesday that the cabler has chalked up double-digit profits so far this year because of massive amounts of free video-on-demand programming…
A study of 10,000 consumers in the U.S., the U.K., Germany, Japan and five other countries offers good news for traditional media owners. It suggests that in the future, audiences will be more…
Current TV, the youth-focused cable network launched by Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, is making its big online play, teaming with Yahoo! to launch four broadband channels featuring user-generated content.
Europe's broadband revenue is expected to pick up some of the slack as DVD sales slow, with downloading and viewing movies over the Internet growing to a market worth E690 million ($875 million) by…
Digital Domain has lured three top execs away from Lucasfilm and industry titan Industrial Light & Magic.
Fox Television stations and Tri-American Prods. is set to launch multiplatform dating program "My Dating Place."