As part of a strategy shift for the MSN online service, Microsoft debuted at the CES its new MSN Video, which offers free clips from NBC news and entertainment programs, Discovery Communications'…
CinemaNow has become the first major video-on-demand Web site to begin selling permanent downloads of films. New offering includes a number of independent titles, such as classic surfing docu…
Showtime has given Matthew Duda, executive VP of program acquisitions and planning, the additional job of distributing the network's shows in foreign and domestic distribution, covering both TV and…
Vivendi Universal is shaking up its struggling vidgame unit. Bruce Hack, lead negotiator in the sale of Viv U's entertainment assets to NBC, is taking over as CEO of VU Games.
The Game Show Network just got a facelift. As expected, the cabler unveiled a new on-air design and truncated moniker -- GSN: The Network for Games -- during its portion of the Television Critics…
Computer maker Hewlett Packard and chip manufacturer Intel both debuted their moves into what has become the hottest market at the Consumer Electronics Show -- home networking.
South Korea has the highest percentage of homes in the world with high-speed Internet access. It also has one of the highest levels of online piracy of music and movies, according to the U.S. Trade…
The British music industry is investigating the alleged illegal importing of CDs by Amazon.com and other online outfits that bring in CDs from outside the European Economic Area.
Content was on the move at the Consumer Electronics Show Thursday as Sony, Microsoft and TiVo unveiled new products and technologies to help consumers transfer digital content between devices and…
Satellite continues to add new subscribers at a breakneck pace, as DirecTV on Thursday reported higher-than-expected fourth quarter 2003 customer gains, bringing its total house count to 12.2 million…
Gemstar-TV Guide has promoted Doug Macrae to the newly created position of president, TV Guide Consumer Electronics.