Michael T. Smith, who ankled as chairman-CEO of Hughes Electronics Corp. in May, has joined the board of NeTune Communications, the Los Angeles company behind ShowRunner, a satellite system that…
Universal Pictures is getting a bizarre Internet boost for "American Pie 2," the sequel to its 1999 hit film, which bows in theaters next weekend.
Capitol Hill pols supportive of getting tunes flowing on the Internet are expected to push legislation today ordering music companies to offer the same price when cutting various deals with Web…
New Zealand pubcaster TVNZ has been dealt a blow to its digital television plans: It's been dumped by telco partner TelstraSaturn.
Paul Villadolid, a former senior veep at Walt Disney Television and Larry Hess, a former software engineer at f/x studio Digital Domain, have formed Rebel Arts, a technology and software developer…
Long live Napster. Or its idea, anyway. A pair of Capitol Hill lawmakers are getting ready to introduce legislation that would loosen copyright laws to help legitimate, Internet-based music services…
Webcasters went at it with the record labels Tuesday, hinting that the majors are exaggerating when they describe the recording biz as financially risky.
A warning to all network marketing gurus: You might want to triple-check before airing any more outlandish ratings claims, because the primetime promo police are watching.
E! Networks has inked deals with XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio to provide the rival services with programming beginning in September. Audio content will be made up of the cabler's…
Universal Pictures has inked a deal with Irvine, Calif.-based Cameo Technologies to provide its upcoming film trailers to computer users through a service that sends video to a Netizen's hard drive…
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