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.
Netizens who watch “Survivor” thought they had it all figured out. From insight gleaned from spoiler Web sites and message boards, it seemed evident that Gervase would wind up being the winner. But…
ReelFilm.com has picked up the short "Passenger" and BigFilmShorts.com has picked up Louis Taylor's "Esther Baby and Me," Daniel Oron's "Roy" and "XXXposed" by Andrea Mann at the sixth annual Palm…
Pearson TV has made two moves to get more of its gameshows online: it has tapped Cecile Frot-Coutaz exec VP for digital media in North America, and is expanding its exclusive contract with online…