Entertainment business-to-business resource provider Creative Planet has upped co-founder and board member Michael Kumin to exec veep of corporate strategy.
Hewlett-Packard and RealNetworks have inked a deal to develop home entertainment products designed to allow users to play music and streaming video from the Internet on devices other than personal…
Large-format film company Iwerks Entertainment said Tuesday that it has inked a letter of intent to be acquired by privately held SimEx in a deal valued at $2.2 million in stock.
Let the synergy begin: AOL Time Warner said Tuesday it will link all of the conglom's Web sites using a Netscape-branded tool bar that lets Netizens access functions such as instant messaging, email…
Studios can clearly envision home delivery of movies, where viewers can get any film they want, anytime they want, with the click of a button on the remote control.
The record industry cheered Tuesday when a federal judge unveiled a long-awaited preliminary injunction that could force Napster to pull the plug on its music-swapping service, but a closer look at…
Is there a bigger bottom line opportunity for studios with VOD?
Australian entertainment and online media company Tribe has hired Bank of America Intl. as its financial adviser, with the aim of raising 50 million pounds ($71.4 million) to establish Tribe's…
Indie label TVT Records, whose catalog boasts recordings from Nine Inch Nails and Guided by Voices, scored a victory in its legal fight against embattled music portal MP3.com, supported by a…
Napster already is close to fulfilling its recent promise to block 1 million copyright-infringing song files from its database, but the effort isn't likely to significantly limit users' access to the…
Universal's new-media movie studio Hypnotic.com has inked a deal with Coca-Cola to become the official online partner for the 2001 Coca-Cola Refreshing Filmmaker's Award, which has tapped UCLA…