Financially troubled German cabler PrimaCom has launched a 22-channel digital TV platform that includes movie, video-on-demand, erotic and foreign-language outlets.
Sony Music's licensing division has set up a Web site to provide potential partners with access to its entire library of more than 100 years worth of music.
Digital music store MusicNet is making its first move into what many in its space have identified as one of the biggest potential markets: college campuses.
The one-hour season finale of "Friends" will be out on DVD on May 11 -- just five days after the episode airs on NBC.
Wireless gaming company In-fusio, the largest mobile game publisher in Europe, is opening a Los Angeles office to grow its ability to license Hollywood properties to fuel its expansion into the…
Just for Variety - GOOD MORNING: Does anyone out there have a color copy of the 1957 CBS "Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella" starring Julie Andrews? R&H, PBS and Julie have entered into a deal to…
Females may be the largely ignored minority in the world of videogames, but a pair of teenage girls have recently drawn the attention of publisher Acclaim.
The second person to be arrested for pirating a leaked Oscar screener pleaded guilty to criminal copyright infringement Monday, as authorities revealed that the illegal copy of "Big Fish" he was…
The RIAA's lawsuits against digital pirates have led a to a decrease in the number of people illegally trading music online -- but they are pushing the most dedicated downloaders onto new…
CNET Networks is picking up where the defunct MP3.com left off, launching a new service offering free music downloads for unsigned artists.
In the first sign of trouble for the growing use of major label music on videogame soundtracks, EMI is suing publisher Electronic Arts, alleging that it used 20 of its songs without obtaining proper…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History