Only days after announcing a $38 million round of financing, Creative Planet has laid off 30 employees across the board as it focuses on developing more film technology and production resources for…
Comedy Central wants to transform its Web site from a promotional vehicle for the network to an Internet portal with original content in full-motion video.
Video retailer Hollywood Entertainment took a $48.5 million restructuring charge on its Reel.com unit Wednesday as it posted a broadened second-quarter loss of $63 million.
Rentrak Corp., the middleman distrib that created a revenue-sharing model in the 1980s that has been adopted by nearly every major studio and retailer in homevideo, has hired a consultant to find a…
The latest skirmish in the ongoing battle over digital delivery of music via the Internet has found America Online removing a search engine developed by its Winamp/Nullsoft/Spinner subsidiary that…
MTV Latino and Nickelodeon Latin America have launched MTVNick.com, a joint Web site for affiliate multisystem operators and the press.
Blockbuster has tapped insider Mark Gilman as prexy of the company's newly created new media division.
Former Sony Pictures Entertainment co-prexy and chief operating officer Bob Wynne has joined the advisory board of Eyematic, an Internet 3D technology company.
Inspired by the need to present a united front against MP3.com, Napster and the rest of the unauthorized digital downloading community, the Recording Industry Assn. of America (RIAA) and a diverse…
Vidgame developer Electronic Arts on Thursday announced that it has won the exclusive worldwide interactive rights for the Harry Potter book series and upcoming feature film from Warner Bros.