Shareholders in Japan's cash-strapped distributor Gaga Communications today are expected to approve a takeover by Broadband Internet service provider Usen Broad Networks (UBN), a part of the Usen…
It's looking more and more like a white Christmas for Blockbuster and Hollywood Video --as in nuptials, arranged or not. Blockbuster shares shot up in trading Thursday after Hollywood chairman-CEO…
A task force of five law enforcement agencies Wednesday conducted raids at five alleged CD and DVD counterfeiting plants in Southern California.
Nickelodeon is ramping up its animated offerings, greenlighting new series "The X's" and "Catscratch." Cabler has also ordered up fresh cycles of "Danny Phantom" and "My Life as a Teenage Robot."
It's been a long and heavy slog, but Time Warner said Wednesday it's about to close the book on a record 2½-year probe by federal authorities with two settlements worth a total of $510 million.
Sick of boring in-flight movies and music? Handing out a holiday gift to the flying masses, the Federal Communications Commission voted Wednesday to allow wireless high-speed Internet service on…
Time Warner will announce today a $500 million settlement with the Dept. of Justice, according to news reports late Tuesday night. The settlement would end a two-and-a-half year probe by regulators…
Carl Icahn wants Blockbuster and Hollywood Video to merge. To that end, the billionaire corporate raider on Tuesday acquired about 9.9 million shares of Blockbuster, inserting himself squarely in the…
MTV Networks is gearing up to launch a series of digital channels targeting different Asian-American populations living in the U.S.
A new type of DVD, called HDVD, has appeared on China's black market, further aggravating the DVD piracy problem.
Sirius subscribers will have to wait until 2006 for the racy chatter of Howard Stern, but they'll be able to cozy up with Robert Evans for two hours on Fridays beginning in February.