When the Internet boom collapsed, studios were left wondering whether the Web would ever become a serious advertising medium.
Online entertainment isn't partying like it's 1999 again, but observers can be pardoned for feeling some boomtime deja vu.
Drawing three lines, Paul Kocher sketches a grim picture for Hollywood: One shows fast-growing computer hard-drive capacity. Another is for ever-faster online connections.
Bertelsmann on Thursday filed an appeal in the New York Federal Court for dismissal of three legal actions brought against the company for its funding of Internet music file-swapping site Napster.
Preempting the Disney Channel, which will launch on satellite platform SKY PerfecTV in November, telecom giant NTT group will start Disney contents service DisneyBB (broadband) on its fiber optics…
Netflix, the Internet-based home-video rental service, earned $3.31 million in the second quarter, its first profit ever. The profit, which fell short of the highest analyst estimate, compared with a…
MGM's Home Entertainment Group is establishing a full-scale sales, marketing and distribution infrastructure in Australia, one of the world's fastest-growing markets for DVD.
The 30-second ad won't go away in the face of TiVo, interactive TV and the Internet, but smart companies must adjust or risk being left behind, programming and tech execs said on a panel about TV's…
Universal Studios Home Video will answer the age-old question of why we're here Sept. 2 with a double-disc release of Monty Python's "The Meaning of Life" that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the…
Reps. Howard Berman and John Conyers, two of the top Dems on Capitol Hill, introduced anti-piracy legislation Wednesday aimed at beefing up federal copyright laws and their enforcement.
Veteran online entertainment exec Alan Citron -- former prexy of Ticketmaster Online, USA Networks Interactive and MusicNet -- has landed at online movie seller Movielink.com as senior VP of…