Wall Street may be concerned about when e-tailing giant Amazon.com will reach profitability, but a $100 million investment from AOL Time Warner, as well as a multiyear marketing pact, also worth…
As launch deadlines loomed large for the record industry's online distribution efforts, a host of music and new media heavies assembled at the sixth-annual Plug.In conference to ponder how consumers…
Leading animation players including Aardman, the Cartoon Network and Nelvana are joining forces to form the Animation Committee to discover new talent and support existing Euro animators.
Giant investment bank Merrill Lynch made history Friday by settling with a former client who claimed that overly bullish comments by the firm's high-profile Internet analyst Henry Blodget cost him a…
Strong sales of DVD players in the first half of the year pushed the 4-year-old format into nearly 20% of all TV households.
Making a counter pitch to a deal struck in recent days by Sony Pictures and Warner Bros., the other five majors want digital TV set makers to include technology preventing over-the-air broadcast…
Universal has broken away from its major-studio brethren and signed the first movie-company deal to funnel its theatricals to cable systems through video-on-demand.
Finnish-based Riot Entertainment said last week it had secured the exclusive handheld wireless interactive game rights for the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
America Online plans to add two content services to its cluster of Internet music properties, which combined draw nearly 25 million unique users a month.
Indie homevid label Anchor Bay Entertainment has inked an exclusive DVD distribution agreement with helmer Wim Wenders.
The American Guild of Musical Artists announced that it has reached an agreement with opera companies on an industrywide pact covering the Web release of past, present and future video operatic and…