Deluxe Digital Studios is starting production of HD DVD and Blu-ray in its London facility as part of its expansion in advance of the U.K. and European launch of the formats.
Broadcasters including the BBC, ITV and Turner Broadcasting Systems are involved in a six-month mobile TV trial using technology that will be rolled out in Germany for the soccer World Cup, which…
Former Daily Variety home entertainment editor Scott Hettrick has launched his first Web-based skein through new shingle Iron Sink Media. Hettrick teamed up with Scott Zakarian, creator of early Net…
Internet entertainment site Mania TV! has signed Tom Green to host a live online talkshow that will debut June 15. Green, the Canadian shock comic and former MTV personality, will broadcast from his…
German director Wolfgang Becker can't catch a break in the Czech Republic. First his hit pic "Good Bye, Lenin!" was turned into propaganda by the Czech political party ODS. Now his fight to stop a…
Worried that military options carry dire consequences, Westerners have decided to conquer Iran on subtler battlefields: satellite TV and the Internet.
The Iranian government has already started its crackdown on the Web. Its Revolutionary Guard recently bought technology to jam signals, a frequent tactic.
Homevid toppers tossed off rueful asides about the challenges facing the vid biz at a Century City summit Thursday. Execs took a bullish stance on the prospects of slight DVD growth this year amid an…
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