Real Networks will venture into online music retailing and unveil today the next generation of its digital media player and its supporting codecs. The first upgrade to its media player software in…
In the first big news to come out of the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show, a coalition of technology companies led by Comcast, Panasonic and EchoStar have formed a new alliance to promote the use…
Switzerland may be known for its political neutrality, but Zurich-based producer Arthur Cohn has succeeded in a rare feat of ambassadorial unity, bringing together a group of rival U.S. studios on a…
Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope studio will make its first foray into the high-def homevideo market Jan. 27 when it releases "One From the Heart" on Digital VHS.
The recording industry's legal assault on Internet song-swappers appears to be having the desired effect: The percentage of Americans who download music online has been sliced in half, according to a…
Is online DVD rentailer Netflix ready for Main Street? Having already wowed Wall Street with 400%-plus stock price gains in 2003, the subscription-based DVD movie rental club is quickly proving that…
Euro1080, the first channel that broadcasts exclusively in high definition throughout Europe, launched Thursday with the broadcast of the New Year's concert of the Viennese Philharmonic Orchestra.
A lawsuit by Haitian-American civil rights groups against the publisher of "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" has been moved to federal court at the request of the defendant, Rockstar Games.
Most of the talk about interactive convergence may be focusing on the living room, but vidgame developer Majesco is thinking mobile, signing a deal to bring video content to Nintendo's popular…
Vidgame publisher Atari is teaming with Ridley Scott Associates, the commercial production company owned by helmers Ridley and Tony Scott, to create a short film to promote its upcoming game "Driv3r."