The Walt Disney Co. is among a crop of new investors pumping $60 million into Dotcast, a high-speed service designed to use TV signals to send Internet-style video to wireless devices.
The Sony Corp. has set up a business-to-business Internet-exchange division to serve as middleman between sports-rights holders and TV-station buyers throughout the world.
Digital music site Kick.com announced it had raised $6 million in its initial round of venture capital funding, including an undisclosed amount from Sony Broadband Entertainment's 550 Digital Media…
Portugal's biggest telco, Portugal Telecom (PT), has bought up the country's largest film company, Lusomundo. With the purchase, PT completes its move into Portugal's film sector, and Luis Silva, the…
Turner Broadcasting System Europe has upped Stephen Johnstone to the post of head of interactive, responsible for the company's iTV, Internet and wireless activities.
In cutting his landmark deal with the Internet's renegade music-sharing firm Napster, did Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Middelhoff blow away his two top execs? Sunday, BMG Entertainment chairman Michael…
All bets are now off for the Hollywood Stock Exchange's planned merger with online sports gaming and betting venture Predict It. Talks between the two companies ended abruptly Friday after New…
POP fizzled and DEN is done, but what happened to the programming acquired or created by these once high-profile entertainment Web sites? The initial perception is that the demise of a dot-com means…
BSkyB is almost two months ahead of schedule in its efforts to sign up 5 million pay TV subscribers in the U.K. by the end of the year. Speaking at BSkyB's AGM on Friday, Murdoch said he was still…
If money talks, then Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Al Waleed bin Talal said a lot Thursday as he predicted who would survive the ongoing dot-com shakeout.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar