Microsoft officially jumped into the videogame-console battle Friday with the announcement of X-Box, a system that is intended to compete with Sony's Playstation 2 and Sega's Dreamcast.
Dave Bartis has ankled his position as head of 3 Arts Television to team with filmmaker Doug Liman ("Swingers," "Go") and Upstart Ventures prexy Elizabeth Hamburg on a content development and…
Streaming-media technology from Internet broadcaster iBeam Broadcasting Corp. will be made available to users of America Online Inc. as part of an agreement announced Wednesday.
Microsoft will finally weigh in with its own videogame system in the fall of 2001.
ASCAP and Launch Media's Online Music Group, a network of 25 music-related Web sites, have linked to share content, ad sales and eventually Webcast performances by ASCAP members.
Online content provider Brilliant Digital Entertainment has inked a six-year distrib deal with Hong Kong-based Internet/telecommunications conglom e-New Media.
Trimark Pictures has named Tom DeLuca as director of its Internet operations as the producer and distributor increases its Web efforts.
Vittorio Cecchi Gori won a partial victory last week against fellow investors Rupert Murdoch and Telecom Italia when a Rome court blocked their call for a $275 million capital increase in Italy's…
Vladimir Edelman has ankled his post as a product development exec at News Corp.'s News Digital Media arm to head the Shooting Gallery's newly created digital media development division as veep.
Pacific Convergence Corp. (PCC) has struck a multimillion-dollar partnership with Trans World Intl. (TWI), the programming arm of Mark McCormack's Intl. Management Group.
Consumer electronics companies complained to the FCC on Wednesday that broadcasters are dragging their heels over digital transition and suggested it might be time for the federal government to…