"Flushed Away" helmer David Bowers has been tapped to direct CG-animated pic "Astro Boy." He replaces Colin Brady, who was previously announced as helmer of the $50 million project.
With the fruits of broadcast syndication becoming less and less able to sustain a big Las Vegas tradeshow, NATPE officials have effectively programmed their event full of keynotes and panel…
Ending months of speculation, Rupert Murdoch said Thursday the Wall Street Journal's website would not become free anytime soon.
The Mouse House is giving Pixar's "Toy Story" franchise the 3-D treatment.
Nintendo has revised up its revenue projection for the fiscal year ending in March, while reporting that net profit nearly doubled for the first three quarters of the year, to 258.93 billion yen…
An anti-smut campaign ahead of the Beijing Olympics has shuttered 44,000 pornographic websites and homepages and led to 868 arrests in China.
Baidu, the most popular Chinese-language Internet search engine, has launched a Japanese service, its first local-language service outside China.
News Corp.'s Star TV is launching Star Chinese Movies 2, a net dedicated to Chinese-language pics from the 1970s through1990s.
Internet piracy is down in France, according to a report by research company Gfk.
Record revenue and profits and a very healthy first holiday for the iPhone weren't enough to soothe Apple investors, as lower-than-expected guidance sent the computer and media device maker's shares…