In a win for Hollywood studios, the Federal Communications Commission indicated Thursday it is ready to begin writing up rules for new technology that prevents digital TV from being hooked up to the…
Harvey Weinstein is Talked out, and he's throwing a lot of his energy into video. The Miramax co-topper said on Wednesday that he's emulating his brother Bob, who runs the company's Dimension banner.
U.K. satcaster BSkyB is benefiting from the collapse of rival pay TV platform ITV Digital -- upping subscriber numbers and cutting losses, according to results for the fiscal year ended June 30.
Digital music service Pressplay will offer far more comprehensive CD burning and the ability to transfer tracks to portable devices -- two functions for which consumers have been clamoring -- as part…
Software maker DMOD Inc. said it has released the latest version of WorkSpace Gateway 2.0, a program designed to allow music, video and movie files to be moved around networks in a secure way without…
Video-on-demand company Intertainer said it has signed a licensing deal to distribute "Sesame Street" through its cable- and Internet-based networks.
Viacom vidgame unit Simon & Schuster Interactive has signed a two-year distribution deal with Vivendi Universal Publishing for massively multiplayer title "Eve Online," recently released Xbox hit…
Vidgame maker Activision said it has cut a deal with wireless content publisher Jamdat Mobile to jointly publish versions of Activision extreme-sports titles for cell phones and other handheld mobile…
Virgin Mobile USA, the newest venture from serial entrepreneur Rich-ard Branson, debuted Wednesday in New York City with Branson wearing little but an oversized cell phone and the wireless phone…
Michael Broder has ankled Arrow Entertainment, where he was veep of domestic distribution for the past two years, and launched his own shingle, Small Planet Pictures.