Don't say that Joe Roth isn't 'Net-savvy. Just a day after announcing the structure of his Revolution Studios, the former Walt Disney Studios chairman said Wednesday he has formed a partnership with…
As lawsuits fly regarding music piracy on the Internet, Walt Disney Co. topper Michael Eisner told lawmakers Wednesday that online copyright infringement damages more than the entertainment…
Shares of MP3.com soared nearly 50%, closing at $16.88 Wednesday, as speculation swirled that several of the five major label groups are close to settling their copyright infringement suits with the…
The MTVi Group has tapped former VH1.com exec Fred Graver to run its popular Sonicnet.com music site. Graver's new title will be senior vice president and general manager of Sonicnet, which offers…
A panel of Gotham Internet leaders quickly found themselves participating in a spirited game of "justify your existence" at a New York New Media Assn. roundtable in the East Village on Tuesday night.
Filmgroup, the British video-on-demand company, has become the latest high-tech player to cancel its IPO because of adverse stock market conditions while Chello, the broadband ISP, has indefinitely…
Turner Broadcasting System has inked two separate deals for its Spanish- and Portuguese-lingo Web sites with portals UOL and AOL Latam.
Simon & Schuster, which affirmed its commitment to e-publishing two weeks ago with the release of several free downloadable "Star Trek" titles, has just unveiled its next major e-publishing venture.
Producers Ivan Gulas ("Bruno") and Christopher Eberts ("Driven") have teamed together to form new-media studio MirageQuest Entertainment.
To protect the rights of the growing number of scribes for online entertainment, the Writers Guild of America West has created a contract for writers who work on made-for-Internet programming…
Netcaster iCast will launch a comedy division by the end of the year, and has tapped Brian Murphy, creator of the Aspen Comedy Festival, and Lara Stein, prexy of e-biz consulting firm iXL, to lead…