AOL Time Warner said Tuesday it plans to raise America Online's rates this summer, a move it has been hinting at for months and one that will pull hundreds of millions of dollars of additional cash…
Microsoft and leading multiservice operator Globo Cabo are testing Microsoft TV Basic Digital interactive software.
Nintendo said Monday that it has set the price of its next-generation vidgame console GameCube at $199, undercutting the price of higher-horsepower systems such as Microsoft's Xbox and Sony's…
Liberty Digital unit DMX Music and AEI Music Network have completed their merger, creating a digital music distribution firm to be 56% owned by Liberty Digital.
Just months after Universal Music Group beat MP3.com to a pulp in federal court over copyright infringement, UMG parent Vivendi Universal has agreed to buy the embattled Netco in a cash and stock…
French vidgame publisher and distributor Ubi Soft Entertainment has acquired the worldwide gaming rights for "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" from Sony Pictures Consumer Products.
While studios and audiences alike have been slow to embrace the burgeoning video-on-demand business, SightSound Technologies has unveiled plans to offer 20 new feature films a week on its Web site…
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Amazon.com has inked a deal with Buena Vista Pictures Marketing to promote the studio's upcoming pics online. Financial details were not disclosed.
The temperature has risen again on "Some Like It Hot," a comedy that appears to have the aura of immortality attached to it. By pure coincidence, just as the DVD edition is being released, news has…
With two new high-profile vidgame consoles hitting store shelves later this year, industryites at the Electronic Entertainment Expo this week at the Los Angeles Convention Center are betting that…