Chalk up another vote for the digital videodisc. Fox, the last major studio to withhold acceptance of the open DVD home theater format, has finally jumped on the DVD bandwagon.
Reps for several TV-set manufacturers are meeting in Chicago today to decide how V-chipped sets should handle unrated programming including sports, news and commercials.
Trade show specialist the Reed Midem Organization will soon unveil a permanent cyberspace market for films and TV shows to be called Mip Interactive.
Paramount will kick off its slate of DVD releases with 10 pics pulled from its library, led by the Oct. 6 bow of its star franchise "Star Trek: First Contact."
The European Commission has given the go-ahead for pay TV group Canal Plus and French telephone company Cegetel to take a majority stake in America Online France.
Sony Pictures Entertainment (Japan) along with other software producers will enter the digital videodisc rental market in Japan at about 100 stores in the country, a Japanese financial daily reported…
Hollywood Film Festival founder and executive director Carlos de Abreu has announced eight nominees for the second Hollywood Digital Award.
NBC continued on its aggressive new media investment spree by agreeing to purchase a stake in Intertainer Inc., a startup online service that provides on-demand entertainment programming to personal…
In an effort to gain a foothold in the burgeoning cyber-economy of electronic commerce, Hollywood Entertainment Corp. -- operator of the nation's second largest video retail chain -- has agreed to a…
In an effort to spur the development of interactive digital TV products and services, Microsoft, satcaster DirecTV and two other high-tech firms have reached agreements to acquire a combined 30%…
New York City public broadcaster WNET cut a three-year "strategic technology" deal with Sony Electronics to build the station's state-of-the-art $20 million digital production facility.