New movie download services launched by Amazon, Apple, Microsoft and, most recently, Wal-Mart still play in a separate sandbox from the physical world of HD DVD and Blu-ray.
All along, the key assumption to both the Blu-ray and the HD DVD business models has been that, as more and more people buy hi-def plasma, LCD and DLP TV sets, they'll want new movies that can take…
In their never-ending quest to squeeze as much life as possible out of tentpole TV franchises, studios have found a new weapon: the DVD mega-set.
It's often been theorized that a future full of high-tech home theater systems, mobile devices and broadband distribution will ruin the collective viewing experience, cocooning entertainment…
Glenn Ross and Mattel might make Barbie DVDs for kids, but they certainly don't treat the discs like child's play.
Although she's nearing 50, Barbie isn't threatened by the much younger Bratz ingenues.
Looking to capitalize on the series' current popularity, NBC Universal and Sierra Online are developing a relatively small "Battlestar Galactica" videogame that will be available this fall as a…
Vidgame publisher Ubisoft is making a play in animation. As part of a major expansion of its Montreal studio announced Friday, the French company revealed that it will start producing CG animated…
The plethora of new digital delivery systems vying for wide-scale adoption presents a massive headache for the three major Hollywood talent guilds, which are girding for negotiations with the studios…
On the heels of Apple's Steve Jobs asking that digital rights management software be removed from online music files, EMI disclosed that it is exploring the idea for all of its extensive catalog.