Not bad for an "ancillary" business: Last year, DVDs helped drive the domestic video industry to a monstrous $20.3 billion. Consumers spent $12.1 billion to buy movies on DVD or VHS, and $8.2 billion…
James Cardwell has been named president of Warner Home Video, replacing Warren Lieberfarb, who was ousted Dec. 20.
DVD sales overtook VHS for the first time in Blighty last year, as total sales rose 26% to 153.6 million units.
Fox Sports will sell access to its daily video highlights to PDA users through its online site on Lycos.com.
Sony Pictures Digital has named Steve Banfield, a former exec with RealNetworks, as senior VP of technology.
The company that sells the TVGuardian filtering device has sided with ClearPlay in its fight with the DGA over the issue of excising sex, violence and foul language from video and DVD versions of…
Do you want fries with that disc? The Washington Post is reporting that McDonald's has installed DVD-rental kiosks outside 18 stores in test marketing conducted in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco.
As far as Nielsen Media Research is concerned, digital TV can no longer be ignored. Nielsen announced Monday that it has purchased 3,000 digital receiver cards from Optibase.