Sony's North American vidgame unit said it will roll out online gaming capabilities for its PlayStation 2 on Aug. 27, with the vidgame console becoming the first of this generation to make use of the…
Former MSNBC.com editor-in-chief Merrill Brown has been named head of streaming-media company RealNetworks' subscription-based entertainment division.
Vidgameco Activision has secured publishing and distrib rights to two upcoming sequels in the offbeat strategy series, Worms.
Online ticket-selling company Fandango added investor Ori Sasson to its board of directors, prexy and CEO Arthur Leavitt announced.
Microsoft said it will roll out its Xbox Live online gaming service Nov. 15 in North America. The service, which the software giant will own and operate, will be built into games created by both…
Westwood Studios, a division of vidgame giant Electronic Arts, said it will sell "Game Time" cards through retailers as part of a variety of sub-scription-payment methods it will offer to buyers of…
Far from sounding the death knell for the music industry, digital music will generate $2.1 billion in revenues by 2007 -- or 17% of total sales, according to a new research report from tech…
Diana Longarzo has been named VP of international strategy and biz development for Walt Disney Internet Group, focusing on the mobile and broadband businesses.
With opening-weekend sales becoming as critical to the success of a video release as they are to theatrical releases, DreamWorks is mounting a disproportionately large marketing campaign for the Nov…
HBO Films and Salon Media Group have pacted to generate and pursue ideas that could ultimately become movies on HBO.