Digital terrestrial TV broadcasts began Friday in eight Japanese prefectures, primarily in the southern main island of Kyushu.
CNBC pulled the wraps off a broadband site Monday in a bid to reach additional business and financial professionals in the workplace.
Twentieth Century Fox is to shutter its stand-alone video releasing operation in South Korea, according to local wire reports. Local news sources report Korean video distribber Bitwin will take over…
Stores across the country are reporting first-day sellouts of Nintendo's new Wii game console. Nintendo shipped 400,000 units for Wii's debut in Japan on Saturday -- four times the number of…
EchoStar announced Friday that it will soon carry EuroNews on its Dish Network. One of Europe's most-watched international news channels, EuroNews was founded in 1993 and reaches over 188 million…
It's no secret that Yahoo! is having a tough year. Thanks in part to delays in a new advertising system and criticism that it's falling behind nimble competitors like Google and MySpace, the world's…
A massive push by the Chinese government to boost the flagging domestic toon biz will translate into 80,000 minutes of animation this year, a sharp increase on last year's 42,700 minutes.
You get what you pay for with this bargain-priced but woefully skimpy reissue of Bernardo Bertolucci's vivid masterwork. Another distributor, say Warners or Criterion, would likely have gone to town…
As "Happy Feet" continues its joyful tap-dance atop the B.O. Stateside, and bows in some key Euro and Asian territories this week, the cloak of secrecy that's enveloped the Animal Logic digital…
The new three-disc "King Kong: Extended Edition" will top many a Christmas list, just as surely as Kong topped the Empire State building. Adding more footage to Peter Jackson's three-hour redo may…
For those who remember the go-go dot-com boom, the recent explosion of broadband offerings has the vague feeling of partying like it's 1999 -- without, hopefully, the same killer gone-bust hangover.