Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
NBC has ponied up $85 million to acquire and pull the plug on money-losing Internet portal and new-media division NBC Internet.
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Independent labels are eager to dispel the misperception that digital music is the exclusive domain of high-tech upstarts and multinational congloms, according to a roundtable of indie execs convened…
R. Bernard Macleod, former managing director of Channel 4 Intl., has joined digital solutions provider Netdecisions as a senior adviser to oversee its broadband content strategy.
Digital video recording service TiVo announced Thursday that it is cutting expenses 35% by laying off nearly 25% of its workforce.
A year ago, it was impossible to find decent office space in the trendy high-tech districts, with rents skyrocketing to more than $5 per square foot, and prime space often causing bidding wars.
For the online entertainment community, it might just be a small world after all. Seeking new revenue streams, studios that develop Web animation are turning their attention overseas to find…
Sundance may have rejected his short film "Bullet in the Brain," but tyro helmer David Von Ancken still managed to turn himself into the center of attention in Park City last January.
While rumors continue about a merger between Vivendi Universal's cash-strapped pay TV channel Telepiu and News Corp.'s Stream, talks could lead to the more modest strategy of lowering the prices of…
Stunted by a lack of major-label content and competition from free file-sharer Napster, EMusic.com has put itself on the block, and industry sources say Universal Music Group is the buyer.