Radio broadcasters lost a round in court recently when they asked that royalty exclusions that apply to over-the-air broadcasting also apply to Webcasting.
Vivendi has sold its mobile-media division Moviso, which distributes ring tones and other content to cellular service providers, to technology services company InfoSpace for $25 million.
Last month, "Los Olvidados," Luis Buñuel's 1950 classic, was added to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register, the second film named to a list that includes the Gutenberg Bible. Now Televisa is…
Consider it a low-tech compromise for a high-tech problem. Oscar campaigners are breathing a tentative sigh of relief after the MPAA decided last week to allow studios to send out VHS videocassettes…
Under assault from consumer groups, MPAA topper Jack Valenti Thursday defended the implementation of the broadcast flag, a new federal reg aimed at blocking Internet piracy of digital entertainment.
The first season of "Three's Company" will be released on DVD Nov. 11, with a portion of proceeds being donated to United Cerebral Palsy in memory of star John Ritter.
Blockbuster on Tuesday reported profits up 25% for the third quarter despite lower revenues and a sharp drop in same-store sales. Net earnings for the quarter grew to $63.7 million, compared with $51…
In another global campaign, former South African prexy Nelson Mandela and MTV Networks have joined forces to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
Sketch comedy "In Living Color" and cult sci-fi hour "Roswell" will make the jump to DVD in February.
Illegal downloading of films via the Internet may not be the financial catastrophe many fear, at least not for some time.
Toppers from Germany's major broadcasters on Monday signed an agreement for the introduction of digital TV technology in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.