PortalPlayer has landed $22 million in investment coin from Paul Allen's Vulcan Ventures, FlatIron Partners and EarthLink.
Warner Music has tapped its former communications chief Jim Noonan to the newly created position of senior vice president of strategic promotions, the major label group said Wednesday. Noonan will…
Overseas Filmgroup, which specializes in the acquisition, financing, packaging and distribution of indie features, has renamed itself First Look Media (FLM). However, Overseas will continue as a…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday announced the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the three noms for the visual f/x Oscar.
A growing number of Polish films are being released on DVD, even though use of the new technology is still small in Poland.
DreamWorks took in a record $769.6 million at the domestic box office in 2000, the most in its six-year history and a whopping 128% over its 1999 result. The figure was incorrect in a story in…
Corks popped in Gotham and Dulles, Va.. and Wall Street sighed with relief as AOL and Time Warner's landmark merger passed the finish line more than a year after the deal was first announced.
Internet infrastructure company Kore has tapped Jon Bukosky veep of business development. Bukosky will help introduce Kore's digital media software and networking solutions to media and entertainment…
Creative Planet has tapped former Amazon.com and Sun Microsystems exec Kelyn Brannon as chief financial officer of the film and television production resources company. Brannon will oversee all…
Aerospace and defense technology company TRW climbed into the entertainment ring Tuesday, bowing Picture PipeLine as a way to connect every aspect of a film, television or commercial shoot via the…
XM Satellite Radio has learned a lesson about hyping something too early. Last Friday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the digital radio service promoted Monday's launch of the first of…