Shares of Blockbuster tumbled more than 7% Monday on a new round of investor jitters that the growth of video-on-demand heralds an uncertain future for the video rental chain. It's a worry that…
Vivendi Universal chief Jean-Marie Messier on Monday brushed aside the threat of lawsuits against online music service MP3.com, claiming complaints were "marginal" when compared with the thousands of…
Only a day after Nintendo announced it would delay the launch of its next-generation vidgaming console, Gamecube, in North America by two weeks, Microsoft said Friday it will bump to next year the…
Disney-owned ESPN.com has acquired alternative sports site SportsJones.com from Chicago-based media venture New City. Financial terms of the cash deal were not disclosed.
The summer's biggest B.O. videogame movie, "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," will come into play on video Nov. 13 with an unusual bonus on the rental-priced videocassette version: an extra featurette.
Universal Pictures Franchise Development president Louis Feola has been chosen the first recipient of the Video Premiere Pioneer Award from Daily Variety sister publication Video Business.
YupiMSN has announced the launch of the MSN Explorer in Spanish.
Nintendo said Thursday that it plans to delay the launch of its next-generation vidgame console GameCube in order to meet consumer demand and avoid errors made by Sony when it launched PlayStation 2…
Robert Friedman, president of AOL TV, will give the opening keynote address at Mipnet, the three-day tech conference (Oct. 8-10) taking place during TV's Mipcom market in Cannes, organizer Reed Midem…
Internet portal Yahoo! said Tuesday that it is firing 50 staffers from online music service Launch Media, which it acquired last week for $12 million in cash.
The Cartoon Network has found its new top executive from the ranks of its online division: Jim Samples.