Jonathan Kaplan has been tapped prexy and CEO of Sega.com. He stems from FamilyWonder Inc., a San Francisco-based entertainment media company which Sega also said Wednesday it has acquired.
Japan broadband player Pacific Century CyberWorks Japan has taken a controlling stake in B-Factory, a subsidiary of toymaker Bandai that provides digital content for Japan's popular Internet-enabled…
Space Media Inc. has tapped former E! Entertainment Television senior veep Bill Zaccheo as prexy and chief operating officer, a newly created post. He will oversee SMI's growth and expansion as an…
Oy vey! Inside magazine, launched with great fanfare this week by Powerful Media and the Industry Standard, has found a new reason to kvetch.
In his first ever presentation to London analysts, Walt Disney Chairman-CEO Michael Eisner called his company a race car, "accelerating nicely, but firing on only half its cylinders."
Online DVD rental service NetFlix.com has inked revenue sharing agreements with five Hollywood studios, including DVD's biggest promoters, Warner Bros. and Columbia TriStar.
Memo to Internet companies looking to move into the TV production biz: Don't piss off the people at the network. That's the lesson Icebox.com has learned the hard way in its dealings with Fox…
In a dramatic move last week, the board of ReplayTV decided to can chairman and CEO Kim LeMasters, eliminate nearly half the company's staff and essentially get out of the consumer market.
Just after receiving a $100 million cash infusion from Paul Allen's Vulcan Ventures, Oxygen said it will close its Seattle office and cut 44 full-time and 21 part-time employees, representing less…
The Canuck broadcast regulator has selected 16 English and five French-language winners in the first round of the digital sweepstakes. They include a fashion channel, a women's sports web and a gay…
Sci-fi, fantasy and horror entertainment Web venture Fandom Inc. has acquired live events producer and merchandiser Creation Entertainment. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.