President Bush Thursday called on the media and tech biz to speed broadband deployment, as AOL Time Warner chair Steve Case and other industry leaders recognized that Hollywood and the computer biz…
Veteran colorist Marc Wielage has joined Kodak-backed f/x facility Cinesite following more than a dozen years at Complete Post, where his experience ranged from color-timing episodic TV shows to…
Toshiba Semiconductor and Toshiba America Electronic Components have inked a deal with TiVo to license the company's digital video recorder technology. With the license, Toshiba will be able to…
The Walt Disney Internet Group has upped Attila Gazdag to managing director of European operations. Gazdag will manage all aspects of WDIG's European operations.
Charlton Heston will reprise his role of "Ben Hur" for an upcoming remake of the movie. But instead of the months of work he put in on the first one in 1959, his role this time required only a couple…
About 60 million homes in the U.S. will have the ability to play DVDs by the end of the year, and more purchasers than ever will be parents buying special editions of movies intended for the whole…
The BBC will partner with satcaster BSkyB on a digital terrestrial television service to replace the recently collapsed ITV Digital.
You have one month -- July 15 to be precise. That's the deadline Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.) gave Hollywood studios, the computer biz and consumer electronics makers on Tuesday to work out their…
America Online has tapped former NBC Internet exec Shawn Hardin to oversee the programming that appears on the Web giant's high-speed service.
Modern Entertainment has closed a series of deals for all forms of home entertainment (including DVD) from Playboy Home Entertainment.