The plan went something like this: help undiscovered talent make movies; hope you have a hit; then create a studio outside the establishment where art, not hype or money, is what really matters.
The Los Angeles-based Netcaster shuttered its shop on Friday, letting go all of its 20 employees after running out of financing and struggling to generate revenues in what has become a…
Walt Disney Internet Group and Compaq Computer inked a three-year, $100 million deal in which the computer manufacturer will become the Mouse House's preferred technology provider in exchange for…
Weeks before iCast.com planned to air 72 straight hours of magician David Blaine frozen in a block of ice, its incubator CMGI pulled a disappearing act and announced plans to close the Netco. Nearly…
Movies.com and Fact City have bowed a facts-on-demand service that enables movie fans to type in questions and instantly receive answers about more than 400,000 actors and 40,000 directors, as well…
With millions of dedicated "owners" spending countless hours trading and researching players for their teams, it's no secret that fantasy sports leagues are one of the Web's biggest success stories.
Yahoo! has bowed a Webcast studio to produce and deliver broadcast events over the Internet. The virtual studio allows Net events to be immediately archived.
Microsoft and vidgame developer Electronic Arts have inked a multi-year deal in which EA will produce 10 games for the software giant's Xbox console, which is scheduled to bow next fall. Microsoft…
The national board of the Directors Guild of America has approved a four-year contract with commercials producers and referred the pact to the union's 12,000 members for a ratification vote.
The William Morris Agency has donated $150,000 to the USC School of Cinema-Television's new Robert Zemeckis Center for Digital Arts.
Did they or didn't they? Two weeks after announcing an investment by Intl. Creative Management into Razorfish Studios and one week after an official inquiry by the Screen Actors Guild, a public…