Australia's antipiracy org has launched its first court case against a retailer accused of the unauthorized importing and sale of DVDs from the U.S.
NBC once again has reason to be thankful for Jerry Seinfeld. Just two days after the landmark laffer hits DVD for the first time, the Peacock will air "The 'Seinfeld' Story," an hourlong…
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has thrown a wrench into Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) plans to force all TV stations to return their analog signals to the government by Jan. 1, 2009.
The force is richer than ever. Consumers around the world spent more than $115 million on the "Star Wars Trilogy" DVD and the LucasArts "Star Wars Battlefront" videogame combined on Tuesday…
Warner Bros. is in discussions with Netflix to use a limited amount of the studio's content for a test of a video-on-demand system. Deal would mark a notable step toward the online DVD shop's…
Sony confirmed it's giving a leg up to its Blu-ray high-definition DVD format by integrating it into the next generation of its PlayStation game console, expected to launch in 2006.
While terrorism continues to make gruesome headlines on the nightly TV news, it is also having a profound impact on the broadcasting biz.
EchoStar is looking to raise $1 billion through a debt offering as it returns cash to shareholders by buying back billions of dollars of stock. The owner of No. 2 satcaster Dish Network offered the…
Online advertising grew nearly 43% to $2.37 billion in the second quarter, a jump driven by increased spending on paid search results at such popular search engines as Yahoo! and Google.
America Online is partnering with Entertainment Weekly for an original Internet skein about the week in television.
With time running out on Congress' 2004 legislative calendar, technology companies and public-interest groups are desperately fighting any motion on the sweeping antipiracy bill known as the Induce…