Nielsen/NetRatings has acquired a controlling interest in French competitor NetValue, which also specializes in measuring Internet audiences. The deal is NetRatings' third acquisition of a competitor…
AOL Time Warner has decided to hire former USA Networks exec Jon Miller for the top spot at its America Online unit, and an announcement is expected imminently.
John Woo, Tony Scott and Joe Carnahan are climbing into the driver's seat to helm the next three installments of BMW's film series "The Hire."
The American Federation of Musicians has agreed to renewed its two-year pact covering Internet distribution of music from more than 75 leading symphonies, ballets and operas.
Online entertainment destination AtomFilms has inked a deal with Global Media Holdings to jointly create AtomTelevision, a venture ultimately aimed at launching a 24-hour cable channel for short…
The bankroller of a just-launched cable network devoted to news and information about videogames is betting a pricey $150 million that players will put down their joysticks long enough to sample its…
ABC News has expanded its online subscription offerings, adding video from "Good Morning America," "PrimeTime," "20/20" and news specials, along with audio of Sam Donaldson's radio show, Bill Diehl's…
Digital dailies provider Media.net said it has extended its network to Australia and New Zealand.
In a win for Hollywood studios, the Federal Communications Commission indicated Thursday it is ready to begin writing up rules for new technology that prevents digital TV from being hooked up to the…
U.K. satcaster BSkyB is benefiting from the collapse of rival pay TV platform ITV Digital -- upping subscriber numbers and cutting losses, according to results for the fiscal year ended June 30.
Digital music service Pressplay will offer far more comprehensive CD burning and the ability to transfer tracks to portable devices -- two functions for which consumers have been clamoring -- as part…
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