Robin Russell has been appointed to oversee day-to-day operations at Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment. She's the first woman to hold that job.
A group of academics that claim to have cracked the record industry's proposed security measures for music abruptly canceled plans to present its findings Thursday, citing the possibility of legal…
Verifying rumors that had been circulating for weeks, Universal Music Group confirmed it has inked a pact to buy the 50% of music content portal GetMusic it doesn't already own from its partner in…
Sonamo Collaborative Media, a fledgling developer for interactive television hatched in a Paul Allen-supported incubator, will fly a little higher next month when UrbanEntertainment.com adds Sonamo's…
Ticketing services giant Ticketmaster reported a narrowed first-quarter loss Tuesday amid a 30% jump in Internet ticket sales and a 15% revenue rise overall.
In an effort to compete more effectively in the online financial news arena, NBC and Microsoft have inked a 10-year deal to merge MSN MoneyCentral and CNBC.com. The new site, CNBC MoneyCentral, will…
Universal Studios Home Video is waiting until there are fewer than six weeks left in the holiday shopping season to unleash on video one of the studio's all-time biggest family movies, "Dr. Seuss'…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has tapped former Z.com exec Doug Chey senior veep of technology. While Chey's duties include overseeing development, engineering, implementation and operation of…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
U.K.-based video-on-demand service Video Networks has inked a three-year deal with Regency Enterprises, adding pics "Fight Club," "Pushing Tin" and "Entrapment," among others, to its catalog.
Universal Interactive Studios is being moved under Vivendi Universal Publishing and will become a games publisher under newly named president Jim Wilson.