David Ring has been charged with maximizing e-business opportunities for Universal Music Group labels and artists.
"Net neutrality" may sound like something only a Web geek could love, but at some point showbiz, largely indifferent to it so far, will have to start declaring an interest -- perhaps passionately…
A look at the telcos, studios and networks, Internet companies
According to Art Brodsky, communications director for the advocacy group Public Knowledge, Net neutrality isn't just good for consumers: The overall broadband network, he says, "is more valuable to…
Last year's much-ballyhooed Telecom Next trade show in Las Vegas was supposed to signal the telecom industry's commitment to a partnership with Hollywood. So why isn't it happening this year?
The future's so bright, you'll have to wear shades -- or polarized lenses, to be precise -- to appreciate the revolution in 3-D filmmaking. Over the years, audiences have been jabbed in the eye often…
At Sony Imageworks, 3-D isn't just a part-time interest but a dedicated production pipeline. In 2005, the company helped convert Robert Zemeckis' "The Polar Express" to 3-D, creating a special…
A look at the format throught the years
The U.S. leads in digital adoptions and, by extension, the upgrades needed to show 3-D features. But experts expect the "U2 3D" demo at Cannes, as well as 3-D content announced by the studios, to…
'Beowulf,' 'U2 3D' among upcoming releases
A look at the distributor, exhibitor of the year and excellence in acting.