Get ready for a new buzzword: A Los Angeles venture called Brand-Cast is looking to blur the worlds of entertainment and advertising by packaging what's being called "advertainment" for computer and…
USC's Annenberg Center for Communication will host a celebration of Asian films tonight in honor of the unveiling of the school's Asian Film Connections Project (www.asianfilms.org), an extensive…
XM Satellite Radio breathed a sigh of relief Sunday, as it successfully launched the first of its two planned satellites into space.
German software company media[netCom] has been granted an international patent for its Cinema-on-Demand technology by the European patent office.
Netcasters AtomFilms and Shockwave are expected to officially pull the covers off of their newly formed AtomShockwave Corp. today, announcing a management structure, a plan to become profitable by…
SBS Broadcasting chairman and CEO Harry Evans Sloan says the company has no plans to abandon new-media enterprises though SBS nearly doubled its losses in 2000, mainly due to its investment in…
Dimension has acquired "Duke Nukem: The Movie," a project based on the vidgame franchise that's already generated nearly $1 billion, from multimedia giant Threshold Entertainment.
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has inked a production deal with online gamemaker WildTangent to create original properties for the Web sites of its upcoming pics. Deal also includes an…
Roger Smith: It's Only Money
Despite the recent dot-com downturn, online entertainment Netcaster Heavy.com has inked a syndication deal with Warner Bros. Online for the exclusive rights to its "Sabotage News Network" and…