John Lasseter is being awarded the 2006 Infinite Power of Story Lifetime Achievement Award by Loyola Marymount U.'s School of Film & Television. Lasseter will receive the award Oct. 9 at the school's…
The downloading of primetime is about to kick into overdrive. ABC and NBC have struck separate deals with Warner Bros. TV allowing the studio's content for those nets to be distributed across a broad…
Speaking to investors as News Corp. announced the $190 million acquisition of ringtone sales company Jamba, Peter Chernin said the conglom has no intention of slowing its frenetic Internet shopping…
NBC Universal wants to syndicate your online video. The network is launching an online marketplace for clips in a bid to create a player in the burgeoning market for digital video.
The new law requiring producers to make sure performers in sexually explicit material are 18 or older has netted its first guilty plea -- from the makers of the "Girls Gone Wild" franchise.
U.K. terrestrial web Five has inked a deal for 180 movies titles from U.S.-based RHI Entertainment as it prepares to launch digital webs Five U.S. and Five Life.
Reliance Energy's direct-to-home service, Reliance Bluemagic, has gotten approval for its launch from the Indian Information & Broadcasting Ministry.
Apple is moving into the living room and plopping down in front of the TV. In a move that could put the iPod and Mac maker at the center of the evolving digital home, and thus at the core of…
Europe's biggest paybox, BSkyB, has suspended its movie download service because of a security scare that made it vulnerable to piracy. The satcaster, which launched the initiative in January, will…
TiVo is finally tackling high-def, but it's going to be pricey. The digital video recording pioneer will soon start selling its Series 3 TiVo, its first device to record in high definition. Box also…
DVD distributor Docurama is teaming with Shadow Distribution to release Tribeca fave "Air Guitar Nation" into theaters. Movie, which hits theaters in the spring, also will air on VH1 in 2008. Net in…