Still on the ropes after a legal pummeling from the record industry, Napster will nevertheless have a pay version of its once wildly popular file-sharing service ready this year, according to Thomas…
Finland soft-launched its new digital terrestrial platform Monday with the bow of three pay TV packages, which include 12 channels.
With the debut of "Matrix Reloaded" not expected until May 2003, Warner Bros. is trying to keep interest in the franchise stoked by introducing a 2-1/2-hour documentary on the movie and its sequels…
Shares of Blockbuster tumbled more than 7% Monday on a new round of investor jitters that the growth of video-on-demand heralds an uncertain future for the video rental chain. It's a worry that…
Vivendi Universal chief Jean-Marie Messier on Monday brushed aside the threat of lawsuits against online music service MP3.com, claiming complaints were "marginal" when compared with the thousands of…
Only a day after Nintendo announced it would delay the launch of its next-generation vidgaming console, Gamecube, in North America by two weeks, Microsoft said Friday it will bump to next year the…
Disney-owned ESPN.com has acquired alternative sports site SportsJones.com from Chicago-based media venture New City. Financial terms of the cash deal were not disclosed.
The summer's biggest B.O. videogame movie, "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," will come into play on video Nov. 13 with an unusual bonus on the rental-priced videocassette version: an extra featurette.
Universal Pictures Franchise Development president Louis Feola has been chosen the first recipient of the Video Premiere Pioneer Award from Daily Variety sister publication Video Business.
YupiMSN has announced the launch of the MSN Explorer in Spanish.
Nintendo said Thursday that it plans to delay the launch of its next-generation vidgame console GameCube in order to meet consumer demand and avoid errors made by Sony when it launched PlayStation 2…