Cornell U. professor Don Greenberg has been tapped as the first speaker at SIGGRAPH Asia. The new Asian outgrowth of the computer graphics show will be held in Singapore Dec. 10-13.
Makers of portable digital music players for the Japanese market, including the iPod, are breathing easier after a government bid to tax the gadgets has stalled, according to press reports.
The six major studios will begin including antismoking public service announcements in youth-rated DVDs of films that include tobacco use.
Disney has unveiled the structure of its new Interactive Media Group, formed last month by merging its videogame and Internet operations.
The Indian conglomerate behind digital pioneer UFO Moviez has acquired Movie Beam, the video-on-demand service that was founded by Walt Disney Co.
"Civilization Revolution" is aptly named, but not because it fundamentally alters the 20 year-old franchise's focus on the sweep of human history. Instead, this first ever adaptation of…
Just four years after trying to get out of the biz, Vivendi closed a merger of its videogame unit with Activision on Thursday to create the world's biggest pure play game publisher, valued at more…
Shochiku launched the Shochiku Channel on YouTube on Wednesday, the second channel from a major Japanese distrib on the site, after pioneer Kadokawa Pictures.
In a first for both networks, Starz will join the Disney Channel in premiering the theatrical concert movie "Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds" almost a month before it arrives on DVD…
Imax and Hoyts Cinemas, one of Australia's largest exhibs, Thursday announced a joint venture to install Imax digital theaters in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.