Finland will be the first country to migrate to digital TV when it switches off the analog signal in 2007, according to research by Informa Telecoms & Media.
Music historians will be thrilled by the extras on "Be Here to Love Me," Margaret Brown's docu about late Texas troubadour Townes Van Zandt, although the casual fan may be disappointed.
DVD sales may be down 4% in the U.K. so far this year, but Universal has bucked the market with a remarkable hot streak.
Although there has been no lack of "Star Wars" games, "Empire at War" is the first one to capture the scope of the saga. Fans will likely be thrilled to command an Imperial Star Destroyer or the…
Poor MySpace. Ever since the startup was bought by News Corp. last summer, it's been one thing after another. Now it's facing a challenge from two players who'd like to make the Web even more of…
Showbiz has often dabbled in virtual reality. Now virtual reality is dabbling in showbiz. Second Life, an online virtual reality world that attracts more than 160,000 gamers, has started to produce…
NBC Universal is devising a strategy to sell program services like NBC Weather Plus to mobile-phone companies.
Hollywood has taken its first step toward selling digital copies of movies over the Net. In the first deal of its kind, Universal Pictures U.K. has pacted with Lovefilm to launch a service by which…
"Street Fight," one of 2005's docu Oscar nominees, has been acquired by Ironweed Films, a recently launched online subscription service that specializes in independent film.
Voiceover: Technology has thrown the movie biz for a loop, what with digital projection, shrinking DVD windows, VOD and Web streaming shifting the financial ground, and viewers' tastes fragmenting…
The video rental biz took another hit Thursday as the country's second-largest chain reported it lost more than half a billion dollars in the fourth quarter and would lay off hundreds of employees by…