EA is slimming down in Playa Vista. Just a year and a half after opening a new facility in the West L.A. development and promising it would quickly grow to 1,000 employees, the vidgame giant has laid…
News Corp.'s DirecTV narrowed net losses and added subscribers last quarter. But both figures fell short of Wall Street's expectations, and costs were higher than forecast, knocking the stock down…
Pic pirates got another taste of Hollywood's wrath as the MPAA member studios filed their second series of lawsuits against alleged movie downloaders.
Digital media company RealNetworks nearly made it into the black last quarter as it achieved record revenue and was kept from profitability only by the costs of its ongoing antitrust lawsuit against…
Sundance Channel Home Entertainment has pacted with Genius Products to market an inexpensive DVD line of festival films that will build the Sundance brand in the mass market. Distribution deal is the…
Longtime home entertainment industry exec Glenn Ross is leaving his post as president of Lions Gate's Family Home Entertainment unit as the company restructures the division.
There were dramatic hikes in seizures of pirated optical discs and burners in raids and investigations into video piracy in the Asia-Pacific region last year, according to a report by the Motion…
Ubisoft has signed a multipic licensing agreement with Sony Pictures to create vidgames based on its first two animated movies, "Open Season" and "Surf's Up."
Turns out Google was a bit shy about how much Hollywood content it's including in its new TV search product. Announcing Google Video on Tuesday, company disclosed only that it will include still…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America and the Recording Industry Assn. of America have emphasized support for innovations while trying to protect intellectual property rights.
Million-plus sales for two Lord of the Rings games and a new James Bond game helped drive Electronic Arts in a holiday quarter where it saw modest declines compared with last year.
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