Italians next year will receive a rebate of up to 3200 ($256) off the purchase of new digital-ready TVs under a $43.4 billion budget law passed Sunday afternoon.
Universal Music is taking on its biggest opponent yet in its battle against user-generated sites: MySpace. Diskery on Friday sued the News Corp. company for copyright infringement, seeking up to…
Weekend of Nov. 17-19 saw the release of two competing game systems, Sony's slick and pricey PlayStation 3 and the Nintendo Wii, a system that shuns the traditional joystick and is aimed at a more…
Peter Levinsohn, an 18-year Fox veteran, has been tapped as prexy of Fox Interactive Media, which houses all online businesses for the conglom, including MySpace.com, the IGN gaming site and Scout.
Can thousands of dancing penguins take down James Bond and “Borat”?In the first big face-off of the holiday season, Warner Bros.’ CG-animated “Happy Feet” and Sony/MGM’s latest Bond installment…
Strike Entertainment and Universal Pictures will remake John Carpenter’s frightener “The Thing.” Script will be written by “Battlestar Galactica” exec producer Ronald D. Moore. The 1982 original…
And now, a word from the sponsors. Six execs from the worlds of Hollywood and Madison Avenue --including Steven Bochco, John Kamen and Ken Solomon -- are teaming to launch a broadband video Web site…
mtvU, MTV's 24-hour college network, is launching "Best Music on Campus," an on-line music destination to discover unsigned college artists.
Hi-def drama shifted into high gear Friday, when gamers quickly snapped up the first PlayStation 3 consoles Stateside, dramatically increasing the number of devices able to play movies on Blu-ray…
The Gotham Group, a management and production firm for animation and family entertainment, will pool resources with video game talent management and production company Union Entertainment to produce…
TV Nova, the leading Czech terrestrial, withdrew its appeal over digital broadcast licenses Thursday, putting the country's conversion from analog to digital back on track.