Chinese online gamer Shanda Interactive has swooped to buy the recorded music and wireless value-added services business of the Hurray Holding Co. for $36.9 million in cash, the companies said in a…
Minneapolis-based computer software publisher and media distrib Navarre Corp. is mulling the sale of subsid Funimation Entertainment, which distribs Japanese toons in the U.S.
If there was any lingering doubt, Apple has a hit on its hands with the iPad. In just 60 days, the company has sold 2 million of the devices. To put that in comparison, it took the iPhone 74 days to…
Outside the U.S., Blu-ray is failing to fulfil expectations -- and even the homevid release of "Avatar" is unlikely to change this situation, according to a report by Screen Digest.
Dawn Airey, chairman and chief executive of U.K. TV network Five, has become a non-executive director of European DVD and digital subscription service LoveFilm.
Having built a solid fan base with its first collaboration, "Star Wars Galaxies," Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) and LucasArts have teamed up again for another online vidgame experience.
Animation wiz Peter Keefe, who was the creative force behind iconic children's animated series "Voltron," died May 27 in Rochester, N.Y., of throat cancer. He was 57.
Apple Inc. said Monday that iPad sales have topped 2 million since its launch almost two months ago.
The producers of "Hurt Locker" have filed a copyright infringement suit against as many as 5,000 Internet users for pirating copies of the movie.
Telco Orange and Luc Besson's powerhouse EuropaCorp are teaming up to launch weareproducteurs.com, a web platform allowing users to participate in every stage of a film's production, promotion and…
Independent film distributors in France are protesting against the growth of alternative content in digitally equipped theaters.