Digital rights management firm Lockstream has bowed new software, VideoLock, to tag digital video content with unique user information to thwart illegal distribution of the video both on- and offline.
The Walt Disney Internet Group has inked a deal with Jabber.com to license the company's instant messaging software, content delivery, alert and multi-user gaming capabilities across its Web sites…
Kidvid outfit Entertainment Rights has set up a homevideo division, Right Entertainment.
NTL and Telewest, the U.K.'s cable operators, are joining forces to co-market their broadband Internet services.
The new-media divisions of rival private networks TF1 and M6 posted losses totaling $31 million despite boasting the most visited media Web sites in France last year.
Cable company Comcast Corp. said Sunday that it has made a $44.5 billion stock bid for AT&T Corp.'s broadband business in a move to create the world's largest broadband communications provider.
Despite industry fears that the Internet and video-on-demand would destroy the homevid market, Italy's vid category showed little sign of erosion in 2000, thanks to DVD and the resilience of the VHS…
Bernie Mac, Jennifer Tilly, William Shatner and Carmen Electra have signed on to voice Revolution Studio's upcoming animated pic "Lil' Pimp," which is skedded to hit theaters in 2002.
Pacific Century CyberWorks is radically cutting back on the budget and staff of Network of the World (NOW), the Hong Kong-based media group's Internet TV service.
The 8th World Animation Celebration will kick off Aug. 7 with the public premiere of Warner Bros. animated feature "Osmosis Jones," starring Bill Murray.
CBS may finally have found an Internet partner for "Big Brother 2." Industry insiders said the Eye is in final negotiations with Real Networks to partner on a plan to provide 24-hour-a-day streaming…