Matsushita's Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory will work with studios to develop video compression technology for the distribution of content across Web-enabled devices.
Napster now claims to have blocked more than 1.7 million files from its service and substantially improved its filtering technology, according to the company's third compliance report, filed with the…
President Bush on Monday made good on a promise to charge broadcasters millions of dollars in squatters taxes until they make the transition to digital TV and return valuable analog spectrum.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
The light's back on inside Icebox.com. Three of the company's founders -- John Collier, Howard Gordon and Rob LaZebnik -- as well as former senior execs Scott Rupp and Tal Vigderson, have purchased…
F/x studio Digital Domain has bowed Digital Solutions, a new division that's being described as equal parts ad agency, consultancy and Internet production company. Daniel Roth serves as prexy.
Fox has upped Carolyn Gray to veepee of advertising and online entertainment. New gig puts Gray in charge of managing all areas of the network's Fox.com ent and implementation. She'll also team with…
Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
NBC has ponied up $85 million to acquire and pull the plug on money-losing Internet portal and new-media division NBC Internet.
Paul Sweeting: Backend
Entertainment venture Rumpus has acquired Zeeks.com, a popular gaming and community site for kids. Rumpus will use the site as an additional channel for its feature-length animated features and sale…