Konrad Hilbers, a former top exec at BMG Entertainment, will take the reins at Napster at a critical time for the beleaguered file-swapper, as it struggles to stave off the courts long enough to…
DirecTV Latin America has bowed its second interactive application in the region with the launch of banking software in Brazil.
The local broadcasting authority fired the starting gun in France's digital terrestrial TV race Tuesday, inviting broadcasters to bid for licenses.
In a landmark deal that could provide crucial momentum to the nation's foundering digital TV transition, Sony and Warner Bros. recently announced a pact with the world's top electronics makers to…
Online movie ticketing service Fandango.com has upped Eden Warner to chief financial officer, while Sallie Merritt Green has been tapped veep of marketing and product development, and Charles…
Broadband-based video-on-demand service Intertainer has inked a five-year deal with WINfirst, which will deploy Intertainer's offerings to more than 3.7 million homes.
Vivendi Universal Publishing has inked a deal with Mythic Entertainment to pick up the exclusive rights to distrib "Dark Age of Camelot," an Internet-based multiplayer pay-to-play game skedded to bow…
Wall Street may be concerned about when e-tailing giant Amazon.com will reach profitability, but a $100 million investment from AOL Time Warner, as well as a multiyear marketing pact, also worth…
As launch deadlines loomed large for the record industry's online distribution efforts, a host of music and new media heavies assembled at the sixth-annual Plug.In conference to ponder how consumers…
Leading animation players including Aardman, the Cartoon Network and Nelvana are joining forces to form the Animation Committee to discover new talent and support existing Euro animators.
Giant investment bank Merrill Lynch made history Friday by settling with a former client who claimed that overly bullish comments by the firm's high-profile Internet analyst Henry Blodget cost him a…