Verizon is engineering deals with just about every cable net in the business for its still-developing video service, but there are two conspicuous holdouts so far.
Gallic pols forwarded a copyright bill Tuesday that could radically alter the way music is sold over the Internet and drive Apple's iTunes out of France.
Even as entertainment companies scramble to offer content on mobile phones, a study is warning that the market may not be ready for it. In a global survey conducted by KPMG, 37% of respondents said…
We've seen the future of TV, says Sony, and it's both digital and mobile. Such is the scale of the business opportunity presented by mobile television that Todd Miller, managing director Asia for…
Japanese animation house GDH plans to launch a $43 million content fund with the Japan office of Goldman Sachs. GDH will issue share warrants to Jupiter Investment, a local Goldman Sachs affiliate.
MTV2 is poised to jump in and give Adult Swim some competition. Already home to the subversive "Sesame Street" satire "Wonder Showzen," cabler will launch its first animation block June 9 armed with…
Adult Swim is hooking up viewers with an extra half-hour of programming and expanding its presence online. Beginning Monday, the latenight network will kick off at 10:30 p.m. (as opposed to 11 p.m.)…
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has promoted key marketing execs Tracey Garvin and Jennifer Anderson. Garvin, who's worked at the label for 16 years, has been promoted to senior VP of worldwide…
Universal homevid will release "Brokeback Mountain" on April 4. Studio had kept a tight lid on the release date until the Focus pic's Oscar halo wore off at the B.O. Pic won three Academy Awards…
Hollywood's uneasy relationship with the videogame world will be put to its biggest test yet today, as one of the all-time classic film franchises gets a new life. Electronic Arts' vidgame version of…
According to Japanese press reports, The Baupost Group LLC, a Massachusetts-based investment firm, has taken a 6.72% stake in embattled Internet startup Livedoor.