The good news for the video industry in 2001 is that DVD sales doubled, DVD rentals tripled and overall consumer spending on video was up 21% from 2000.
In 1999, acclaimed musicvideo helmer Spike Jonze scored big with his debut feature "Being John Malkovich." Since then, the arthouse business has opened its arms to directors with similar pedigrees…
Music netco Listen.com got a major leg up Tuesday in its bid for a piece of the nascent digital music distribution market, winning licenses to offer tracks from label groups EMI and BMG on its…
Digital video recorder maker TiVo is expected to announce today a pact with Internet software maker RealNetworks under which the latter's RealOne audio and video player will be included in TiVo's…
In Las Vegas, Microsoft chairman Bill Gates kicked off this week's Consumer Electronic Show by unveiling a partnership with four electronics makers that will integrate the software giant's Windows…
Universal Pictures Intl. has confirmed that 2001 was the best year ever in international video distribution for both Universal Pictures and DreamWorks.
Sirius Satellite Radio will announce today that it will stream all 60 of its commercial-free music channels for free through its online Web site, a move designed to build brand awareness among music…
Slow-developing technologies like video-on-demand and digital video recorders may get a boost from a device to be introduced this week by the man who brought Internet surfing to couch potatoes.