The Hollywood Post Alliance announced Tuesday three winners of its inaugural HPA Awards for Engineering Excellence.
Sony Pictures is learning the downside of owning a video-sharing Web site. Grouper Networks, the Netco the studio bought this summer, and media-sharing site Bolt.com have been sued for copyright…
A little humility is doing Yahoo! some good. Shares in the dot-com giant were up 3% in after-hours trading Tuesday following an earnings report in which net income plunged 37% and revenue growth…
Turns out E3 isn't getting a big competitor after all. Consumer Electronics Assn., the trade org behind the annual CES show, has abandoned plans to stage a videogame confab that would go up against…
The Weinstein Co. and Vince McMahon are putting on a smackdown. Companies have entered a wide-ranging pact that will have ramifications in areas such as distribution, production and talent. Genius…
Helmer Brian Robbins and Eddie Murphy are reteaming on “Starship Dave,” Murphy’s next project, which is in pre-production at 20th Century Fox. “Starship Dave” is the story of a crew of miniature…
Screenwriting software concern Final Draft has acquired Script magazine via a deal for assets of Forum Publishing.
MTV Networks has bought Quizilla, a user-generated Web site aimed at teenage girls. Steve Youngwood, exec VP of digital media for MTV's Kids & Family Group, said he'll tie in Quizilla.com with two…
CBS Corp. has reached an exclusive syndication deal with Yahoo! that will make local news video from 16 CBS stations available on the portal.
Make the humiliation stop! Goldman Sachs downgraded Viacom on Monday to "neutral" from "buy" and yanked the company from its Americas Investment List, replacing it with News Corp. and slapping a buy…