After contentious debate, the Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines Wednesday to impose a 90-day time limit on local video franchising negotiations and also limit build-out…
Seoul-based Hanaro Telecom has pacted with 20th Century Fox to add 30 feature films, including the pics in the "X-Men" series and "Garfield," to video-on-demand services at HanaTV.
Visual effects artist Richard Edlund has been voted the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation by the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The European DVD market is expected to see its second straight yearly decline, falling to E10 billion ($13 billion) in 2006, as discounting continues to take its toll and consumers begin a shift to…
In its latest effort to crack the booming Chinese market, Internet auction site eBay plans to shutter its main Web site in China and replace it with a site run by Tom Group, one of China's leading…
Warner Bros. is further expanding its homevideo division into videogame distributiton, signing a one year deal with British publisher Codemasters to handle its games in North America.
CustomFlix Labs will support Amazon.com download service Amazon Unbox by adding video downloads to its current DVD and CD on-demand services.
Buena Vista Intl. TV has inked a multiyear video-on-demand agreement with Rogers Cable -- the Disney subsid's first such deal in Canada.
The NBC Universal TV Group has signaled its intention to ramp up its drive into such growing businesses as interactive TV, wireless, video-on-demand and Internet streaming of movies and TV shows by…
In the land of ones and zeroes, it's consumers 1, Sony BMG 0. The music giant agreed Tuesday to cease embedding compact discs with digital rights management software that limited the number of copies…
Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ has unveiled online service TVNZ ondemand, with content ranging from catch-ups on local soap "Shortland Street" to sneak previews of new shows and archive material.