Ascent Media has acquired inDplay in a move to bolster Global Media Exchange, the online licensing marketplace it plans to launch early next year.
RealNetworks has entered the DVD copying fray, giving users one more way to transfer movies onto PCs and portable devices.
After years of trying, Google has finally cracked the TV ad sales biz, cutting a deal with NBC Universal to broker spot sales for some of the Peacock's cablers.
With the flick of an eight-foot switch at midday Monday, this Southern city became the first market in the U.S. to make the change to digital-only broadcasting.
MySpaceTV has landed a one-day jump over its broadband rivals to stream webisodes of "Sorority Forever," TheWB.com's first major Web original skein, beginning today.
Spike Lee arrived in Toronto Friday, two days before the Sunday world preem of his "Miracle at St. Anna," to launch the 2nd annual edition of the Babelgum online film festival.
Mobile communications giant SoftBank Mobile has partnered with NTT Data, Hitachi and smart chip maker Gemalto to test Near Field Communication (NFC) technology using pic posters -- the first field…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences unveiled a list Friday of eight scientific achievements in the running for Scientific and Technical Awards.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up distribution rights on animated film "The Sky Crawlers" for the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand.
Mel Harris, the exec who was an innovator in firstrun syndication and the homevideo biz during his 25-year run in the top ranks at Paramount and Sony Pictures Entertainment, died of cancer Saturday…
More and more Japanese viewers are tuning out TV for YouTube, the fourth-most popular website in Japan little more than a year after its official launch in June 2007, in cooperation with six local…