Internet portal Yahoo! said Tuesday that it is firing 50 staffers from online music service Launch Media, which it acquired last week for $12 million in cash.
The Cartoon Network has found its new top executive from the ranks of its online division: Jim Samples.
Online game and film distributor AtomShockwave is launching new versions of its dot-coms AtomFilms and Shockwave today, a move it hopes will help quash any rumors that the San Francisco company is…
The recording biz said Tuesday that MTVi Group can well afford to pay a new royalty to artists and labels for music streamed on the Internet, and that the U.S. Copyright Office shouldn't be suckered…
The name is synonymous with quality in bigscreen audio and home entertainment, and now Dolby Laboratories is taking on Internet music delivery.
Against such heavyweights as Sun Microsystems and Silcon Graphics, Houston-based Compaq may not look like much of a Hollywood player. But the computer maker is on a stealth mission to elbow aside its…
In an unusual twist, the only place the special edition of Dimension's "Spy Kids" will be offered for the foreseeable future is in movie theaters.
MTVi Group is scheduled to headline today's installment of a protracted U.S. Copyright Office proceeding that will determine how much broadcasters and Webcasters must pay in royalties to labels and…
The Securities and Exchange Commission has declared effective the planned merger of Internet company El Sitio and Hicks Muse-Cisneros Group joint venture Ibero-American Media Partners to form Claxson…
ShowBizData.com has partnered with the Video Software Dealers Assn.'s VidTrac rental revenue tracking system to create a service offering customized reports reflecting a film's box office gross and…
Custom, the sought-after Canadian artist who recently ankled a long-term deal with Virgin Records amid a dispute with Virgin Records Group vice chairman Nancy Berry, has signed a new contract with…