Japan marked what may be a sea change in its TV broadcasting business Friday with the launch of new digital satellite channels. With high budgets for developing channels and limited viewership, the…
Jason Netter, previously senior VP of biz development at Netter Digital, has ankled to found animation and visual effects producer KickStart Prods.
Sam Sokolow and Rob Lobl, the filmmakers behind Amazon.com-distributed "The Definite Maybe," have teamed to create SokoLobl, a multimedia production house.
The Walt Disney Internet Group and Compaq Computer pacted in a three-year, $100 million deal in which the computer manufacturer will become the Mouse House's "preferred technology provider" in…
Streaming company Echo Networks has licensed Warner Music Group's catalog for its digital music locker/sharing service, set to bow next year.
EMusic.com may be taking a drubbing in the stock market, but that hasn't stopped the company from living out some fantasies. The online music seller said Thursday that it has inked a licensing deal…
Coinciding with the "My VH1 Music Awards," which it covered, ImageDirect has bowed an online photo service (www.imagedirect.com) offering downloadable photographs from entertainment, music and…
Thomas Frank, chief operating officer of streaming media provider Real Networks, is leaving the company for personal reasons.
If rabid fans of HBO's "Sopranos" could call up all four episodes of the hit series at the beginning of each month for an extra fee instead of having to stretch out their addiction over the full 28…
Swedish Internet consultancy Framfab has pinkslipped 340 staffers, about 12% of its workforce.