Viacom expects to make a bid to take control of financial news Web site CBS Marketwatch, the conglom confirmed in an SEC filing Thursday. Viacom currently has a 22% stake in the Netco.
AIM Tell-A-Vision, the force behind syndicated programs "American Latino TV" and "Latin Fuze," has launched an inhouse TV distribution arm, AIM Tell-A-Vision Distribution.
Here come the lawsuits. Ending months of speculation, the Motion Picture Assn. of America is set to announce today that it will follow the music industry's lead and start filing civil suits against…
ess than three weeks after the movie opened in theaters, Miramax Home Entertainment is announcing a Feb. 2 DVD release of "Shall We Dance." Still among the top five movies at theaters, the Richard…
A focus on subscriptions paid off for Napster in the quarter ended Sept. 30, as it reported 33% growth in online music revenue compared to the previous quarter.
Barry Diller's InterActiveCorp saw modest gains from its entertainment offerings, but big growth in online travel helped the conglom boost revenue and earnings in the third quarter.
Edima, the European Digital Media Association, has a new president in Mauro Del Rio, founder of multimedia company Buongiorno Vitaminic. Edima is Europe's first alliance of digital media and…
New Fox drama "House" will soon find a home in more than a million copies of TV Guide and Entertainment Weekly. Net has arranged for a DVD containing the Bryan Singer-helmed "House" pilot to appear…
Wal-Mart.com joined the online DVD rental war Tuesday. The company slashed the monthly subscription price of its rental service plan for three movies out at a time from $18.76 to $17.36, undercutting…
America Online is planning to lay off more than 700 workers, or about 5% of its U.S. workforce. Move comes just a day before corporate parent Time Warner reports corporate earnings today, possibly…
Lloyd Braun is shifting from the TV to the PC. The former ABC Entertainment TV Group chairman has been tapped by Yahoo! CEO Terry Semel to head the Netco's media and entertainment division. He'll be…
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