The entertainment side was bumpy last quarter, but Sony is still on a roll. Conglom announced Thursday that profit rose nearly 18% in the third quarter that ended in December and said it will close…
"South Park" is coming to iTunes. Visitors to the musicstore will have access to the first two seasons of the toon from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, in addition to other series from MTV Networks.
Google became the latest netco to run up against the Great Firewall of China when it agreed to censor its Chinese search engine to secure greater access to the world's fastest growing major market.
All eyes this weekend will be on a little movie playing at just 34 playdates. Despite several wide bows and expansions, studios will be looking to see if Magnolia Pictures has success with the Steven…
China's digital music market could hit $222 million per year in sales by 2008 thanks to piracy curbs, according to new research. Legal victories by music labels and the Intl. Federation of the…
The Motion Picture Assn. says that Hong Kong's whistle-blower reward scheme has cut piracy. Some 142 arrests have been made and 2 million pirated discs confiscated since the 1998 launch of the…
Beijingers may soon be able to catch up on their favorite skeins via their cell phones when China rolls out its first commercial "TV on the go" system in April, using South Korean technology.
Cartoon Network's Adult Swim has greenlit production on a second season of "The Boondocks." Cabler has ordered 20 new episodes of the skein from creator Aaron McGruder based on his comicstrip of the…
Cable net Bravo has linked with the NBC Olympics team to launch a Winter Olympics-themed vignette series, "Bravo at the Olympics," to stream on the Web.
AOL France was among a handful of Gallic companies hauled before a Paris court Wednesday on piracy-related charges by the makers of hit film "Les Choristes."
Cartoon Network has pre-bought animated kids series "Team Galaxy" from Marathon. The two-season package of 52 26-minute episodes is budgeted at $16 million-$17 million, making this animation project…