Digital Creative Development Corp. has tapped entertainment vet Rick Mischel as chief operating officer to oversee the company's entertainment and media initiatives. Mischel will split his time…
Hewlett-Packard and RealNetworks have inked a deal to develop home entertainment products designed to allow users to play music and streaming video from the Internet on devices other than personal…
Studios can clearly envision home delivery of movies, where viewers can get any film they want, anytime they want, with the click of a button on the remote control.
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Entertainment business-to-business resource provider Creative Planet has upped co-founder and board member Michael Kumin to exec veep of corporate strategy.
Let the synergy begin: AOL Time Warner said Tuesday it will link all of the conglom's Web sites using a Netscape-branded tool bar that lets Netizens access functions such as instant messaging, email…
The record industry cheered Tuesday when a federal judge unveiled a long-awaited preliminary injunction that could force Napster to pull the plug on its music-swapping service, but a closer look at…
Software giant Microsoft Corp. could lose as much as $2 billion on its upcoming vidgame console Xbox before it breaks even in about five years, according to a report released Tuesday by Merrill Lynch.
Australian entertainment and online media company Tribe has hired Bank of America Intl. as its financial adviser, with the aim of raising 50 million pounds ($71.4 million) to establish Tribe's…
Large-format film company Iwerks Entertainment said Tuesday that it has inked a letter of intent to be acquired by privately held SimEx in a deal valued at $2.2 million in stock.
Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.) reiterated on Tuesday he supports a plan that would allow Hollywood to control the number of times some digital broadcast programming is copied, marking a shift away…