Activision has signed a multi-year deal with vidgame designer Peter Molyneux for publishing rights to his film-biz simulation, "The Movies."
Synacor -- which puts together bundles of premium online content and related customer sign-up software for Internet service providers -- has launched with offerings from Disney, Fox Sports, CinemaNow…
A busy, if not booked-full, calendar of events honoring the burgeoning vidgame business has added another entry with the announcement by cabler G4's CEO Charles Hirschorn that it will sponsor a…
Longtime 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment exec Mike Dunn has been named president of the unit, replacing Pat Wyatt, who resigned more than two months ago to produce American anime DVD premiere…
The USA Network will lay out a seven-figure budget to promote a batch of its primetime shows on various Yahoo! online services. First up will be "Nashville Star," a reality series that premieres on…
Maverick Records -- the joint venture label between Madonna and Warner Bros. -- has inked a deal to distribute its tracks through the label-backed digital music service MusicNet.
Continuing its push to heighten the profile of "Chicago" as Oscar ballots go out, Miramax Films has pacted with online film company IFILM.com to launch a special extended feature on the release.
Online DVD rental outlet Netflix has announced that it has attained 1 million subscribers, beating its own estimates of when it would reach that milestone.
In early online voting, Yahoo! Movies visitors overwhelmingly say "Chicago" will snag this year's Oscar for best picture, adapted screenplay and supporting actress (Catherine Zeta-Jones).
Vidgame maker Sega said it would cut about a fifth of its U.S. headquarters staff, or 90 jobs, as part of a reorganization of North American operations ahead of its merger with Japanese pinball power…
America Online on Friday appointed Turner Broadcasting executive Stephen Swad to the post of exec VP and chief financial officer. It's the latest in a string of management appointments at the…