Broadcast and cable networks and a sports league have joined the Motion Picture Assn. of America fight for digital copy protection and a say-so in how to stop programming piracy.
Disney Online has upped Dan Sherlock to VP of marketing and Jodie Resnick to VP of entertainment.
Blockbuster Inc. and Enron Broadband Services have selected Motorola to manufacture the set-top box the companies will use in their video-on-demand service.
The merging AOL / Time Warner will be under government orders to open its cable systems to Internet service providers that compete with AOL, so it may be no coincidence that TW has named Chris Bogart…
Internet industry analyst WebMergers.com issued a report Wednesday stating that 30% of the 210 Netcos that shuttered in 2000 were dedicated to providing content on the Internet.
In a major restructuring of its News Digital Media unit, News Corp. plans to hand control of its Fox-branded news, sports and entertainment Web sites back to their TV counterparts. Transition is…
With final details of a digital copy-protection deal among cable operators, TV makers and the studios expected imminently, the annual Consumer Electronics Show is expected to become a showcase for…
Brilliant Digital Entertainment has tapped Robert Chmiel to the newly combined position of chief financial officer and chief operating officer.
MTVi has upped Jason Hirschhorn to veep and general manager of Sonicnet.com.
Listen.com, which received $70 million in funding and support from the five major record labels, has laid off 42 employees, or 25% of its staff.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%