The merging AOL / Time Warner will be under government orders to open its cable systems to Internet service providers that compete with AOL, so it may be no coincidence that TW has named Chris Bogart…
Internet industry analyst WebMergers.com issued a report Wednesday stating that 30% of the 210 Netcos that shuttered in 2000 were dedicated to providing content on the Internet.
In a major restructuring of its News Digital Media unit, News Corp. plans to hand control of its Fox-branded news, sports and entertainment Web sites back to their TV counterparts. Transition is…
With final details of a digital copy-protection deal among cable operators, TV makers and the studios expected imminently, the annual Consumer Electronics Show is expected to become a showcase for…
Brilliant Digital Entertainment has tapped Robert Chmiel to the newly combined position of chief financial officer and chief operating officer.
MTVi has upped Jason Hirschhorn to veep and general manager of Sonicnet.com.
"Almost Famous" struck a chord with Interneters, nabbing top honors in five categories of the 2000 Online Film Critics Society Awards.
"Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" is looking for a few outspoken millionaires. Fans of the latenight chatshow will have a chance to bid for a spot on the program beginning Jan. 12 on…
Gotham-based online entertainment site Sputnik7.com has acquired music portal/digital music locker service Epitonic.com for an undisclosed amount of cash, the companies are expected to announce today.
SportsLine.com has inked a multiyear contract with the National Basketball Assn. that gives the sports Web site access to video highlights and use of league and team logos. Financial terms of the…
With the lines between old and new media blurring and the two sectors irrevocably intertwined, showbiz stocks followed the Nasdaq lower. They were punished late in the year by an advertising slump…