Streaming media giant RealNetworks will lay off 15% of its staff, marking the first cutbacks to hit the company.
Setting the ball rolling for what is expected to be a contentious and high-profile negotiation, the U.S. Copyright Office named three arbitrators to oversee a copyright arbitration royalty panel…
International Creative Management has launched a games division in the U.K. via a ground-breaking joint venture with cabler Telewest.
In another indication of increasing studio interest in developing subscription video services through homevideo operations, MGM has moved its pay-per-view business under home entertainment group…
Ticketmaster posted a narrowed second-quarter loss Tuesday, as the ticketing-services giant touted reduced cash-flow losses at its city-guides Netco.
Web sites for major Hollywood films may not have changed much over the years, but summer 2001 signals that studios are spending more money on the Web overall.
BUSINESS TYPE:Interactive TV developer JOB TITLE:President and CEO AGE:Not disclosed BIGGEST CHALLENGE:Executing the business plan you have for yourself. THE NEXT TREND:True integration of…
BUSINESS TYPE:Advertainment packager JOB TITLES:CEO (Bedell), President (McLean) AGE:30, 33, respectively BIGGEST CHALLENGE:Identifying the decision makers in Hollywood and Madison Ave. who…
BUSINESS TYPE:Entertainment Netcaster JOB TITLE:President & chief operating officer AGE:29 BIGGEST CHALLENGE:Establishing sponsored productions as an alternative and more cost-effective means of…
BUSINESS TYPE:Digital video gurus AGES:29, 31 and 30, respectively BIGGEST CHALLENGE:Telling good stories THE NEXT TREND:People will stop adding “… for digital video” after they say “That looks…