A federal appeals court Tuesday disparaged both sides in the argument over new FCC rules requiring antipiracy technology in devices capable of receiving digital broadcast signals.
Saying nyet to music illegally sold and traded on the Internet, authorities in Moscow have begun to move against a Russian Web site allegedly involved in widespread infringement of copyrighted songs.
Canuck distributor ThinkFilm is launching ThinkFilm Kids to widen its customer base. The specialty unit will focus on learning and educational product for the homevideo and DVD market aimed at kids…
Variety inaugurated on Tuesday a Web site, VLifeMag.com, as an online companion to its V Life magazine. V Life, which chronicles the people and passions of entertainment, premiered in March 2003 and…
Australia's dominant paybox Foxtel introduced personal digital recorders on Monday, aiming to further fuel demand for its digital channels. Dubbed Foxtel iQ, the devices will enable subscribers to…
TiVo got its first good news in a while as the beleaguered digital video recording company's stock rose more than 6% Friday on surprisingly good subscriber figures.
The state of New Jersey has sued Blockbuster Video, claiming that the vidtailer's new "no more late fees" policy is deceptive. Lawsuit alleges that the new fee scheme carries hidden charges and…
Catalog-dependent MGM ladles on the extras for "Raging Bull" in its latest Martin Scorsese Collection, an uneven boxed set that showcases the helmer's weaknesses as readily as his considerable…
"They're not incredible. They're just special!" So goes Anchor Bay Entertainment's tongue-in-cheek pitch for its super hero comedy, which arrives on disc this week, nearly a month before Pixar's…
"Heat" finally has a DVD to match its technophilic grit. Originally cranked out by the Warner Bros. homevid factory without any extra features in 1997, in the dawn of the DVD format, its nearly…
Nanfang Carrefour, just outside Shanghai's inner ring road, was thronged with customers several weeks ago with families stocking up on food and fun for the Chinese New Year celebrations.
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