Fox Home Entertainment has inked a deal with kids producer DIC Entertainment to help relaunch American Greetings' 1980s "Strawberry Shortcake" franchise next year.
New Pan-Europe movie distrib Entera has struck an in-principle deal for video/DVD distribution in Italy with the country's leading production and distribution company, Medusa Film.
Investors trounced Blockbuster Wednesday after the company slashed its fourth-quarter and full-year financial forecasts, citing a sudden and surprising slump in video rentals in the three weeks since…
TNN wants to prove it's got game in the awards show business, rolling out the first televised kudos for the fast-growing vidgame industry with such over-the-top categories as best all-around badass…
In a case that could bear on studio efforts to police DVD hacking software, a jury in San Jose acquitted Russian software firm ElcomSoft on charges of violating provisions of the Digital Millennium…
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Is the $9.4 billion vidgame business ready to go mass market? Electronic Arts aims to find out with "The Sims Online," the wired version of the biggest PC vidgame franchise of all time.
A vidgame title created for the U.S. Army has already attracted more than 1 million registered users, with more than three-fifths of them finishing the game's "basic training" segment.
Wireless gamemaker Sorrent will find out if the cash is out there as well as the truth: It has signed a publishing deal with Fox Licensing to make titles based on "The X-Files."
Three companies said they have developed a way to send near-CD-quality sound over slower wireless connections in a way that consumes relatively little power.
A series of just released studies show Internet use continues to climb, wireless networks are poised to explode.