Blockbuster shares soared Thursday following assurances at an investors conference from topper John Antioco that soft holiday rentals rep a one-off disappointment.
Online movie-ticket seller Fandango has secured $15 million in funding from venture capitalists Technology Crossover Ventures. The money allows the company, owned in part by six of the biggest…
Bowing to pressure from AOL Time Warner and other European web companies, the European Union is poised to introduce rules this month ending national telco operators' hold over high-speed Internet…
Satcasters Sirius and XM Satellite Radio Holdings released their year-end subscription totals Wednesday, with XM holding a 12-1 lead over its late-arriving rival.
RealNetworks has announced that it is the first to offer anti-piracy technology that works not only with its own Internet streaming-media format but also with many of the international standards such…
Not bad for an "ancillary" business: Last year, DVDs helped drive the domestic video industry to a monstrous $20.3 billion. Consumers spent $12.1 billion to buy movies on DVD or VHS, and $8.2 billion…
James Cardwell has been named president of Warner Home Video, replacing Warren Lieberfarb, who was ousted Dec. 20.
DVD sales overtook VHS for the first time in Blighty last year, as total sales rose 26% to 153.6 million units.
Hollywood anti-piracy efforts overseas suffered a setback Tuesday when a Norwegian court ruled that the Oslo teen who wrote DeCSS, a popular program that hackers use to unscramble DVD anti-copying…
Fox Sports will sell access to its daily video highlights to PDA users through its online site on Lycos.com.
Sony Pictures Digital has named Steve Banfield, a former exec with RealNetworks, as senior VP of technology.