The online division of Barnes & Noble has partnered with satcaster DirecTV and interactive TV technology developer Wink Communications to launch an e-commerce TV channel to sell books.
The Consumer Electronics Show, to be held Jan. 8-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, will feature a high-tech fashion show for the first time as it showcases some of the newest gadgets from the…
Key Capitol Hill politicos on Wednesday sent a letter urging colleagues to reject legislation that would force recording labels to offer the same price and terms when cutting licensing deals with…
New Zealand's biggest video rental chain is going to court to try to stamp out non-franchised importers of homevideos and DVDs.
With only one animated video premiere title this year in "Lady & the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure," Disney will make up for lost time in 2002, beginning with the introduction of "Cinderella II: Dreams…
Marking his first business trip since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy-CEO Jack Valenti is scheduled to meet Thursday with tech execs in Silicon Valley to discuss…
Fireworks TV, a division of Canada's CanWest Entertainment specializing in sci-fi and the supernatural, has inked a licensing agreement with Hasbro to develop a live-action TV series based on the…
It's not often that you get a TV sitcom that spans the years 1485 through 1917. And it's not often that you get a bouncing-ball sing-along to its theme song. These reasons alone make the BBC Video…
Universal Music Group has tapped Webcasting technology firm RadioWave to produce, host and distribute online radio programming with content from several UMG labels.
The BBC's plans to expand its digital TV channels have been greenlit by the British government. But in a setback for the pubcaster, approval for its proposed BBC3 web has been withheld.