Having established partnerships with both Netflix and Hulu on the Xbox 360, Microsoft might be gearing up to compete with them. The company is reportedly planning to roll out a streaming video…
After opening remarks, the conference kicked off with an overview of media-consumption trends from David Cortese, senior VP of digital studio services at Rentrak.
Hollywood will close its initial test run of premium VOD through DirecTV after several of the participating studios offer up their fourth films in the coming months -- but that doesn't mean the end…
UTA has signed Crimson Hexagon, a leading social-media tracking firm looking to expand its presence in the media and entertainment sector.
The U.K. government's Tech City initiative, which the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are promoting on their visit to California, is a pet project of British Prime Minister David Cameron.
Transmedia is the biz buzzword du jour, but ask folk to define it and you're likely to get a variety of answers.
Screenwriter, author and director Richard Burges Smith died of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma June 29 in San Francisco. He was 48.
Venerable TV soaps "All My Children" and "One Live to Live" will live on alternate platforms after their ABC cancelation dates, thanks to a licensing agreement between the network and shingle…
Hollywood studios and record labels unveiled a landmark agreement with Internet providers for a system of "copyright alerts" in an effort to crack down on content piracy.
A little over a year ago, Electronic Arts and Legendary Pictures announced an agreement to make a live-action, big screen adaptation of the BioWare's Mass Effect. Since then, though, things have been…
This year is likely to be remembered as a pivotal one in the history of filmed entertainment, and hardly anybody seems to be noticing.