UPN has pacted with Internet consulting firm Protagonist to develop strategies for entering the interactive TV market.
Confirming Hollywood's love affair with the cell phone, Columbia TriStar Interactive has fired up the first wireless film Web site to promote the Feb. 18 release of "Hanging Up."
The studios continue the full federal-court press on DVD hackers with two lawsuits filed against three individuals in Connecticut and New York.
Bertelsmann Music Group prexy and CEO Strauss Zelnick is skedded to provide the keynote address at this year's Variety Interactive Summit, to be held Feb. 2-4 at the Loews San Diego Resort.
Only a week after Steve Jobs dropped the "interim" from his CEO title at Apple Computer, Bill Gates shocked Wall Street and his industry by announcing plans to step down as CEO of software giant…
In a display of the Web's growing importance as an educational medium for aspiring entertainment industry professionals, veteran legal and business executives Judith Merians and Bill Josey have…
In its first licensing pact with an Internet tune distrib, Warner Music Group will fuel Launch Media with its entire catalog of musicvideos.
Former "Ellen" scribe Maxine Lapiduss and "Girl Power: Young Women Speak Out" author Hillary Carlip have teamed up with Steeplechase Media partner and former MTV producer Kristi Kaylor to help launch…
A day after behemoths America Online and Time Warner agreed to merge, Checkout.com said Tuesday it has inked a deal with AOL-owned property Moviefone, becoming the film listing and ticketing…
Sundance Channel, host of the official Sundance Film Festival Web site, will stream a live Webcast of the fest's awards ceremony on its site, SundanceChannel.com.
Hollywood-themed gaming Web site Iwin.com has secured $25 million in second-round financing -- a move that comes on the heels of the company's recruitment of E! Entertainment's Julie Fields and CNET…