Leaders of the fledgling industry have joined to form the Interactive Television Alliance in an effort to accelerate the demand and deployment of interactive services to consumers.
With "Spider-Man" already a box office phenom, online movie ticketing services are gearing up for the next blockbuster: Both AOL Moviefone and Fandango have already begun selling tickets to "Star…
Viacom has tapped IBM to raise the curtain on its digital dawn. Big Blue will overhaul Viacom's technology infrastructure and build the systems needed to digitally distrib its programming to future…
A pair of cinematographer orgs have called on Discovery Communications to drop its plan to replace on-air end title credits with Web site listings.
SonicBlue, maker of the ReplayTV digital video recorder, will challenge a court order to track the viewing practices of customers and send the data to TV networks and film studios, the company said…
Director David Lynch has created some surreal cinemascapes, but now he's going way past surreal into a whole other realm -- judge at the Cannes Film Festival.
Nerve.com knows how to connect the dots between the moviegoing public and the single crowd. And unlike its dreamy dot-com predecessors, Nerve is inching into the pic and TV worlds and knows where the…
Pamela McClintock: D.C. Spin
The cable biz said Wednesday that it will begin carrying a handful of digital channels at no charge to broadcasters or cable nets, answering a call by Federal Communications Commission chair Michael…
In an effort to attract a wider base of consumers, TiVo, Inc. said Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with AOL Time Warner to offer America Online's instant messaging and live chat services…
RealNetworks has expanded an existing relationship with Sony to move its popular Internet audio and video playing software beyond the traditional PC and into other hardware devices. Sony has agreed…