Cartoon Network has tapped former MTV Europe exec Peter Dougherty to oversee all branding for the kids net. Dougherty will assume a newly created position, senior VP of branding, responsible for the…
TiVo is continuing to reinvent itself as an ad-services provider -- and for good reason. Company on Wednesday said it would start selling its research to Madison Avenue giant Omnicom, offering the…
Music company T-Series has partnered with Hungama Mobile to release the music of helmer Farhan Akhtar's "Don" on iTunes before the soundtrack CDs go on sale Saturday, a first for Bollywood.
The booming digital music biz shows no signs of slowing down, as new player SpiralFrog is laying the groundwork to enter the market, while AOL relaunched on Tuesday the MusicNow service it acquired…
Technicolor has added National Amusements, the exhib chain controlled by the family of Viacom/CBS topper Sumner Redstone, to its digital cinema deployment test.
The Media Development Authority has issued a five-year video-on-demand license to Australia's ReelTime Media, acting as operator on behalf of Movies Online, effective Nov 1.
Moving deeper into showbiz, the New York Times has acquired the industry's near-ubiquitous data resource Baseline StudioSystems from Hollywood Media in a deal worth $35 million.
EchoStar made nice with affiliates on Monday, even as a judge was handing down an unfavorable ruling in the company's legal battle with TiVo.
The era of near-day-and-date releases of Hollywood pics on DVD at Chinese pirate stores appears to be over -- for the moment. As part of a 100-day, nationwide piracy crackdown that began in July…
Emmy didn't let the TV industry's brave new techno world go unnoticed Sunday night. During his opening perf, host Conan O'Brien noted that "TiVo has people skipping past commercials -- unlike the…
Fresh from banning foreign toons in primetime to help bolster the flagging home industry, China is planning to crank up domestic output to generate 70,000 minutes of home-produced fare this year.