Australian entertainment and online media company Tribe has hired Bank of America Intl. as its financial adviser, with the aim of raising 50 million pounds ($71.4 million) to establish Tribe's…
Maverick Records, Madonna's 50-50 joint venture label with Warner Music, has inked a marketing/licensing deal with online music portal and former industry pariah MP3.com.
Universal's new-media movie studio Hypnotic.com has inked a deal with Coca-Cola to become the official online partner for the 2001 Coca-Cola Refreshing Filmmaker's Award, which has tapped UCLA…
Sun Microsystems has invested an undisclosed amount in Vivendi Universal subsid Canal Plus Technologies in an effort to promote the use of Sun's Java programming software in future interactive TV…
Napster already is close to fulfilling its recent promise to block 1 million copyright-infringing song files from its database, but the effort isn't likely to significantly limit users' access to the…
Vivendi Universal is close to clinching a deal to sell its stake in AOL France back to AOL Time Warner for about $700 million in cash or stock, pending a greenlight from Vivendi's Cegetel unit…
Today, the Consumer Electronics Assn. is hosting a daylong debate on copyright issues in the digital age, hoping to promote the thesis that consumers may lose out if Hollywood gets its way in…
Joining the ranks with Universal's Hypnotic.com and LivePlanet's Project Greenlight, MGM.com has bowed its "Win A Pitch Contest," which asks undiscovered talent to submit original ideas for motion…
Shuttered online entertainment venture Stan Lee Media said Monday it plans to appeal a possible move by the Nasdaq Small Cap Market to delist the company's stock.
Online entertainment venture Underground Online Networks has secured an additional $13 million in financing, just days after pinkslipping 30% of its staff -- about 40 employees -- on Friday.