It was the beginning of the end for Napster last week when a federal judge gave the music file-swapping service three days to block copyrighted songs identified by the record labels.
THQ has inked a deal with Hearst Entertainment and John Kricfalusi, creator of "The Ren and Stimpy Show" and owner of animation studio Spumco, for the vidgame rights to "The Ripping Friends," skedded…
With Oscar night right around the corner, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences might have to go to trial to prove that the coveted tickets are non-transferable and the ceremony is indeed a…
Media stocks tanked Monday, led by Disney and AOL Time Warner in a dismal day on Wall Street that saw the Nasdaq fall to two-year record lows and the Dow Jones Industrial Average log its…
The new Republican chair of the House Telecommunications Subcommittee proved on Monday he's a friend to broadcasters, even if it means taking on George W. Bush.
GoTo.com, the company that once sued the Mouse House because its Go.com traffic light logo was too similar to its own, is now Disney's primary search engine on the struggling Web portal.
The Artists Rights Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by the Directors Guild of America, will bow AdmitOne.org Film School on Wednesday.
In an unsurprising move, Vivendi Universal Publishing subsid Knowledge Adventure has snapped up the vidgame rights to Universal's "Jurassic Park 3."
Barry Diller's Ticketmaster said Friday that it has agreed to acquire Evite.com, a struggling San Francisco-based party-invitation site, for an undisclosed amount of cash and stock.
Loudcloud, the Web site builder co-founded by Netscape founder Marc Andreessen, rose a scant 3% in its initial public offering Friday.
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