Vivendi Universal Publishing has inked a deal to serve as the exclusive distribution of all PC and console vidgame titles published by Interplay Entertainment. Titles include upcoming games based on…
Confirming rumors that had been circulating for the past week, nascent digital music company MusicNet said it has shipped its technology platform to retail partners America Online and RealNetworks…
Drew Kaza has ankled his position as MD of Internet and interactive at BBC Worldwide to become CEO of The Hospital Group, the new media venture from Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and rock star Dave…
Anticipating advertising woes like the rest of Europe's free-to-air webs, France's TF1 unveiled ambitious plans Tuesday to up its e-commerce revenues by 50% to 150 million euros ($138 million) over…
Barry Gordon, former prexy of the Screen Actors Guild, is lending his film studio relationships to new venture OnNet, a San Francisco-based startup promoting an all-in-one set-top box to serve as a…
GoldPocket Interactive has inked a deal with Comedy Central to create an interactive edition of the cabler's "Win Ben Stein's Money" for television viewers.
Excite@Home, the nation's largest high-speed Internet service provider said Tuesday it will lay off 500 staffers in the next three months and cut back on the features it provides on its Excite…
Is China's Barbara Walters feeling the heat? When Hong Kong-based program producer Sun Television Cybernetworks -- the brainchild of Chinese talkshow host Yang Lan -- announced a share-swap deal with…
Nigel Travis has been promoted to president and chief operating officer at Blockbuster Video. He had been exec VP and president of the worldwide stores division.
Radio's taking a new ride in outer space, with XM Satellite Radio initiating a go Tuesday after a brief postponement due to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.